Sam Meldrum is an experienced technologist with a background in startups as well as large scale enterprises. He is passionate about using technology to empower others. Sam is currently a Strategic Account Executive at Microsoft, consulting with large retailers to digitally transform their businesses. Prior to joining Microsoft he was the cofounder of PeachyLabs, a technology company that used computer vision and deep learning to recognize images. In this role he lead business strategy, fundraising and commercial activities. Sam holds a BA in English from the University of Delaware and an MBA from Duke University, The Fuqua School of Business.