Mr. Angle, Chairman, CEO and Founder of iRobot, is an industry pioneer with more than two decades of experience. Under his guidance, iRobot has become one of the world’s leading authorities on mobile robots, selling more than 20 million home robots worldwide. His leadership has been recognized with numerous professional awards, including the NASA Group Achievement Award for his team’s work in designing the behavior-controlled rovers which led to the exploration of Mars in 1997. He has also been named CEO of the Year by the Mass Technology Leadership Council, a Mass High Tech All-Star, one of Fortune Small Business magazine’s Best Bosses, and New England Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst and Young. Mr. Angle holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and a master’s degree in computer science, both from MIT.