April 5-7, 2022|Santa Clara Convention Center| Santa Clara, CA

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Michael WilkinsonGM & VPParagon Innovations

Founder, General Manager & Vice President  

Since 1990, Wilkinson and his team have grown Paragon into a leading provider 

of product development and engineering services. 


Wilkinson, who has over a dozen patents, graduated from Texas A&M University 

in 1986 with a degree in Electrical Engineering Technology (now ESET). (Whoop!)   


Servant Leadership 

Wilkinson is a member of the Advisory Council of Texas A&M McFerrin 

Center for Entrepreneurship (formally CNVE) and serves on the Texas A&M 

Engineering Department Industrial Advisory Board, as well as in leadership 

roles for many other educational and professional groups (such as Tech Titans). 



Wilkinson is an active Board member of the Aggie Angel Network and 

works with students to perform due diligence on presenting companies. 


For Fun 

Wilkinson loves to sail for fun and race to win.  He has a 100-ton Master 

Mariner’s license, races both offshore and in inland lakes and often sails 

in the Caribbean, Pacific and Atlantic oceans.