Qualifications and Accomplishments.
Daryl Jay Eigen, Ph.D.
Daryl received BA and MS degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, a MA from Sofia University and a Ph.D. in Engineering from Northwestern University. Daryl Eigen enjoyed a corporate career starting as a Bell Labs Member of Technical Staff where he created popular telephone services like Calling Card Service, semi-automation of collect and digital teleconferencing. He was a key contributor to the advancement of the digital and optical network. He held a number of senior management positions including, VP Sales and Marketing at Siemens and CEO for several high-tech start-up companies. He is the author of “A Hellish Place of Angels”, a war memoir, and over 50 technical articles in several disciplines.
Daryl served honorably in Vietnam from 1966 to 1967 in the Marine Corps’ 3/26 and 2/9 combat infantry battalions. Awarded 3 Purple Hearts and the Presidential Unit Citation. He fought in over one dozen operations against enemy forces in and around the DMZ.
Daryl lives in Portland, Oregon with his lovely wife, Lucy. He is the proud father of Tony, Lori, Molly and Sarah and grandfather to Amelia, Sophia, Zoe, and Nora.
Sunset at the beach in front of our beach home in the NorthWest.