Technology Commercialization Manager
As the CDR TURBO program manager, Vic Grassman, CEcD serves as the lead coordinator and partner contact for all commercialization and economic development initiatives. Grassman has more than twenty-five years of experience in economic development and previously served the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development and the City of Janesville in economic development leadership positions. Grassman views this role as an important, pro-active step in bringing research and technology to the private sector. His goal is to engage partners and industry in the economic development process by building strong networks and assisting start-ups and businesses looking to further explore new technologies and research in the dairy sector.