Ken Evans

Advisor, Ecosystem Builder, and Geek Dad in Tampa, Florida

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I am a product management and marketing executive with both startup and Fortune 50 senior management experience. I have held marketing, product development, business development, operations positions at Compaq Computer (now HP), NYNEX (now Verizon), and several venture-backed technology start-ups in industries including IT security, systems management, and digital media distribution.

Beyond my work on individual products, I have been actively involved in setting policy, direction, and the adoption of many industry-wide initiatives, including:

  • Standards for system management (WBEM)
  • Secure digital music / media (SDMI)
  • Secure wireless (IEEE 802.11i)

I have been a featured speaker at events targeted at government and enterprise IT, emerging technologies, and tech-based economic development.

I currently manage an accelerator program for tech start-up founders at the Tampa Bay Innovation Center in St. Pete, Florida.

@TBInnovates offers business coaching, educational programs like the accelerator, office space, and other resources to emerging tech companies.

Please check out my other websites:

Evolution Advisors & Startup Monkey

  • Education
    • Syracuse University
    • Maxwell School of Public Policy - Economics
    • Whitman School of Management - Information Systems
    • UC Berkeley - Foundations of Data Science cert.
    • Wharton Executive Ed. - FinTech Revolution cert.