The Founder and President of Calypso Ventures, Inc. is David Bagby. Mr. Bagby started the WLAN consulting portion of our business in 2002.The consulting business leverages his 35+ years of experience in R&D, Marketing and Business Development roles within the computer and data communications industries, which includes 20+ years experience with mobile computing devices and wireless LAN data communications. Mr. Bagby holds multiple degrees from the University of California in Electrical Engineering and Information and Computer Science.
Mr. Bagby’s activities within IEEE P802.11 (the standards group for Wireless LANs) include:
Charter member of the IEEE 802.11 standards group;
Chairman of the 802.11 MAC protocol group for the 1997 and 1999 802.11 standards;
Chairman of the 802.11f Recommended Practice for Inter-Access Point Protocols;
Current Chairman of the 802.11 Architecture Standing Committee;
IEEE P802.11 Member Emeritus. (A honorary designation given for over 15 years Wireless LAN standards service).
Prior to founding Calypso Ventures, Inc., Mr. Bagby held various executive and senior technical management positions, with companies that include 3Com, AMD, Burroughs, Sun Microsystems, Toshiba America and several start-up firms.