Curtis Droege

Curtis Droege

Curtis Droege is Founder and President of Tungsten IP, an innovation advisory firm that provides intellectual property strategy and risk management consulting, among other services. Curtis is a seasoned inventor, startup owner, mechanical engineer, and patent agent. He previously served as Vice-President for Intellectual Property Insurance Services – the original patent insurance company. Prior to that, he served as Worldwide Patent Manager for Lexmark International.


Posts by Curtis Droege


Identifying the Crucial Qualities of Great IP Managers

IPWatchdog readers know the importance of capturing IP, whether it is patents, trademarks, copyrights, or trade secrets. This article isn’t detailing technical tips for filing patents …
By Curtis Droege
11 days ago 13

From Research to Market Value: Innovation Value Teams

In a recent article in Harvard Business Review, "Real Innovation Requires More Than an R&D Budget,” Dr. Gina O’Connor makes the case for having three …
By Curtis Droege
1 month ago 0