DEVOn kinkead, CEO & Founder
In 2005, Devon Kinkead sold his first technology start-up company, Extraction Systems, to Entegris and was invited to head up one of their leading lines of business. He grew the $85MM business unit sales at 18% over industry growth and brought 20% of sales to the operating profit line. Devon holds 16 patents and has authored dozens of articles for leading publications. Devon holds a M.S. in Management from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan School and a B.A. in Biology/Chemistry from Pitzer College. Devon's life compass is set for competence, promise-keeping, and compassion. Devon is reasonably fluent in French and Cape Verdean.
Christian klacko, COO & Co-Founder
Christian has strategically implemented sales, marketing and business development functions across multiple business verticals and has been on the founding team of 3 successful early stage high tech start-ups, including Nextel International and Akamai Technologies. As the Head of International Business Development, he grew Akamai's operations into 65 countries. Christian holds an M.S. in Management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan School of Management, an M.B.A. in Finance & Investments from The George Washington University and a B.S. in Economics & Finance from the University of Scranton in Pennsylvania. He is a native of France and speaks 4 languages fluently.
Board of Directors
Donald Layden, Jr.
Operating Partner, Baird Venture Partners
Retired EVP, National Bank Holdings Corporation
Mark A. johnson
General Partner of TTVCaptial
Co-Founder and Managing Director, Vestigo Ventures
John Shepard Reed
Chairman Emeritus of the MIT Corporation
Founder and CEO, Sievewright & Associates
MIT School of Engineering - Artificial Intelligence
REbecca y. taft
MIT Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence Laboratory