Ronnye Schreiber is President of PlanetConnect, a company that facilitates strategic collaboration among R&D scientists.
Using PlanetConnect's expertise in creating conferences, symposia and tradeshows through its break-through business model Pharma, IT and Telecom industries have all benefited.
Prior to co-founding PlanetConnect in 1996, Ms. Schreiber was Dir.Conference Planning for Megasoft, where she managed custom, Internet-focused conferences for AT&T, Lucent and Johnson & Johnson.
Her management experience throughout 12 years with AT&T and Lucent included marketing within the Broadband Multimedia Networking organization, where she managed multimedia distance learning and information access product development. She also provided information assessments for the Govt. of Manitoba, universities, Disney and other Fortune 500 companies. Within Lucent's Bell Laboratories, she directed the marketing, helpline and internal training teams for the Global Library Network.
Prior to AT&T, Ms. Schreiber was in research focusing on biochemistry and immunology where she developed immunoassays for oncology and cardiovascular therapeutic areas. She held positions at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Arthur D. Little, Rutgers Medical School and Ortho Diagnostics (now Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics) and has co-authored and published several papers.
In her spare time, Ms. Schreiber plans programs and festivals, manages sponsorships and does fund-raising for non-profits such as AWIS, AAUW, MPI and JSJBF. Cities and towns throughout New Jersey have also tapped into her expertise.
Ms. Schreiber was Commencement Keynote for DeVry University October 2005; is a lifetime member of Beta Phi Mu; on Advisory Board for Institute for Women's Leadership, Douglass College, 2001. She has a Master’s Degree from Rutgers University School of Library and Information Studies and a B.A. in Bacteriology from Douglass College of Rutgers University.