Kevin has over 15 years of experience building fast paced, high growth Education Technology and SAAS based businesses. He he has a broad CEO and COO scope with a particular emphasis on Sales, Marketing, Product Development, Operations and International Growth. He has also been focused on developing high level and long lasting strategic relations in multiple region across the world in order to accelerate product scope and distribution channels.
Kevin is currently back in the start up world as COO of EXO U, a platform agnostic Mobile Engagement Platform targeted at Education and aligned verticals build the distribution strategy, refining the product roadmap and building the systems and processes in the business to scale it for rapid growth.
Prior to EXOU, Kevin was President of i>clicker, the market leading student response system in the US. During his time at Macmillan, Kevin was responsible for the direction of migrating a hardware based business into a multi-product SAAS business with additional revenues streams outside of US higher Education, including successfully building channels in the fast moving Middle East Regions.
Kevin has significant experience in International business development including building a US based business for a UK Publically Traded organization (RM PLC, the UK’s largest educational technology and service provider) that resulted in the business growing from $200k to $50m in less than 4 years and bringing a market leading Scandinavian LMS provider to the US that has seen significant traction in the challenging and highly competitive LMS space.
Kevin has been an active member of the ED Tech community globally for over 15 years with high level contacts in the UK, Europe, US, Australia, UAE, Saudi Arabia, China and Brazil. He has been an active member of organizations such as , BETT, SIIA, COSN and EdNet and has spoken frequently at conferences worldwide on the real advantages of educational technology being deployed effectively and that starts with the vision and the product.
Kevin is a self proclaimed geek and has a back ground in high Level Pro Audio and Video and when not growing businesses he can be found fishing 50 miles off shore the coast of Massachusetts.