Owner & President
MES & Co.
Maria Lizi Stroud is a patented inventor/product developer from Detroit, Michigan. Maria has quite the inventive spirit with few granted patents, Utility & Design Patent in the USA and China, with more patents pending. She has a few prototypes and two products currently being developed, “DoggyLoveDoll & Mirari Mirror” with another 25 concept ideas that keep her very busy.
Since becoming a patent adviser, ideal consultant, product developer and innovation specialist, Maria is now serving as a mentor/consultant providing other aspiring inventors with the guidance and tools needed for their innovative ideas. She is also awaiting confirmation to be featured on Diversity Shark Tank Season 11.
Maria graduated college with two degrees, one being a bachelor’s degree in human resource (HR) from Oakland University, where she used to work in HR specializing in FMLA but she left her career to pursue dreams of being an entrepreneur, developing innovative products.
Maria has been appointed as the Michigan Inventors Ambassador by the Michigan Inventors Coalition. In her spare time she loves traveling with her son Brayden, spending time with her dog Mazi, spending time outdoors and maintaining fitness and health.