Aulet Appointed Managing Director of MIT Entrepreneurship Center
Bill Aulet, an Xconomist and active innovation advocate, has been appointed managing director of the MIT Entrepreneurship Center, which seeks to work with MIT students, faculty, and others outside the school to foster entrepreneurship. Aulet is an MIT Sloan School of Management senior lecturer who began his career at IBM, ran two private companies, and helped turn around biometrics company Viisage Technology as its CFO. He has served as acting director of the Entrepreneurship Center since August. “With his depth of experience and dedication to entrepreneurship, Bill Aulet will be a great asset to the Center as it continues to develop and support MIT’s many entrepreneurial programs and activities,” said Sloan dean David Schmittlein in the university announcement of Aulet’s appointment.