Mary McCardwell

Mary McCardwell

Project Manager

Small Company Innovation Program, First Customer Program

Mary McCardwell is a Project Manager for the Economic Growth Institute focused on accelerating technology commercialization by entrepreneurs with project experts at state universities and industry consultants, through the Small Company Innovation (SCIP) and First Customer (FCP) entrepreneur match-funding programs.  Mary’s professional background includes OEM automotive buyer for Chrysler, credit card issuer risk manager for Advanta Financial, entrepreneur and franchisee.  Mary has an MBA from Temple University, BBA in marketing and finance from University of Kentucky.