Director of Business Development of Nugg and NuggMD
Mona A. Parikh, Esq. currently serves as Director of Business Development of Nugg and NuggMD, an LA-based tech company in the medical cannabis space. Prior to this, she served as Senior Director of Business Development for world-renowned-yet-Delaware-based design studio House Industries. She is an Adjunct Professor at University of Delaware’s Horn Entrepreneurship, and is Managing Director of Start It Up Delaware at the Coin Loft, and mentors and consults with anyone from student startups to established companies in Delaware and beyond. Mona served on the transition team for New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer, and she also served on the economic development task force at the invitation of Governor John Carney. Prior to her startup-ecosystem-building-life, Mona spent seven and a half years as a corporate restructuring lawyer in Wilmington, Delaware and frequently refers to herself as a “recovering attorney.” She serves on the board of directors for Downtown Visions as well as Mary Ann’s List, and she is also an honorary member of the Delaware Business Roundtable.