Vertex Intellectual Property Strategies Inc. was founded by Dave Tyrrell in 1998 with the goal of providing intellectual property management and technology licensing consulting services. Vertex’s mission is to “Help its Clients Profit from Their Technology and Know-How”. Vertex bridges the gap between the skills of business managers and technology developers and legal practitioners.
Vertex Intellectual Property Strategies Inc. applies proven technology management approaches to help businesses, government entities and universities to fully identify, appropriately safeguard and effectively exploit their intellectual assets.
Vertex brings together a team of seasoned professionals with diversified experience to meet the specific intellectual property management and technology commercialization needs of its clients. Vertex provides its professional consulting services on a fee-for-service basis.
Dave has broadly-based engineering and business management experiences, and successes in areas which include product engineering, product development, sales & marketing, profit-centre management, and international technology licensing. Dave has a BSc (Civil Engineering) from Queen’s University. He is a member of several professional organizations.
Past Vertex clients include major Canadian corporations, utilities, government organizations, small and medium-size businesses, and independent inventors.