Jane McCracken - ATDC
Assistant Director, Advanced Technology Development Center
Jane is assistant director of the Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC), the state of Georgia's technology incubator. In her role at ATDC, she works with entrepreneurs to help them learn, launch, scale, and succeed in the creation of successful technology companies.
A seasoned business executive and leader, Jane was most recently CEO of an oncology-focused clinical research company, which grew from startup to a multinational firm with $15 million in annual revenue and offices across Europe and the United States. Prior to that, she joined the founders of an online travel company as CEO, and took it from startup to the world’s second-largest hotel booking site before Travelocity acquired it. At the request of her venture investors, Jane then joined a computer games developer as CEO and turned around the faltering enterprise before it was sold to a NASDAQ-listed games company.
She is a frequent speaker and panelist at conferences, companies and universities, and is an active volunteer in her community. Jane obtained her bachelor’s degree from Wake Forest University and her master’s degree at the Georgia Institute of Technology.