T. David Petite is a member of the Fund du Lac Chippewa Tribe and the founder of the Native American Intellectual Property Enterprise Council. He is the key inventor of wireless ad hoc networks, and the creator of smart cloud technology and the Essential Wireless Mesh™ (EWM™) Patent Portfolio. We could not have the access to the web the way we do without thi technology. Petite is a highly recognized inventor in the worldwide energy and communications community with over 40 U.S. issued patents to his name. Mr. Petite’s technology is also being currently used in soil management, home appliances (such as washers and dryers), industrial plant monitoring, building automation, and medical asset management.