Founder and CEO, ParkingCarma in Flint. Warner has guided new businesses and products to market for more than 20 years. ParkingCarma uses wireless sensors and interfaces to process parking information from off-street parking facilities and then distributes it to drivers and local organizations. Operating as an entrepreneur in corporate environments and start-up environments, Warner has worked in the aerospace, transportation, marine, renewable energy, applied industrial materials, and the wireless Internet fields. Warner was named a 2000 Computerworld Smithsonian Laureate for his efforts, along with colleagues at Action Engine, in developing a consumer-oriented mobile-services platform. Prior to Action Engine, he trained and worked with industry leaders such as Boeing, McDonnell Douglas, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Hexcel, British Telecom, Palm, General Motors, and Paccar. Over the years, Warner has aided the launch of new types of aircraft, new Class 8 trucks, high performance cars, user-friendly software, and renewable energy turbines. He serves on the Transportation Research Board‘s New Transportation Systems and Technology committee. Warner received his MBA from the University of Washington in Seattle and bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University. He holds a U.S.C.G. Captain’s License and sails out of San Francisco Bay and the Great Lakes.