Janett Liriano is a creative technologist with a passion for user experience. As CEO of LOOMIA, she’s working to optimize and scale the company’s suite of patented core technologies centered on soft, flexible circuits that can be embedded into textiles for heating, lighting, sensing, or data-tracking applications.
A master electrician and team leader who is the daughter of an electrical engineer and a creative, Janett has specified and installed interactive medical and audio systems, and formerly served as stage manager, director, and lighting designer on at New York’s Lincoln Center and Boston’s Cutler Majestic Theatre.
With a special focus on electronics and analog processes, Janett studied Design and Technology at Emerson College and Audio Engineering at SAE Institute. She’s a graduate of New York’s Fiorello H LaGuardia High School for Music and Arts and the Performing Arts for Technical Theatre, where she directed, stage managed, built/designed sets, lights and costumes. A SAG/AFTRA member, Janett has been both behind and on the stage/camera as an actress for notable programs like Law and Order. In her free time, she is an avid swing dancer.