Ken has a unique hands-on experience in driving strategy, operational excellence, product delivery, and enabling business transformations at multi-billion-dollar enterprises. Excelling in roles within emerging technology start-ups, as well as, established product and solutions services companies alike; from Co-Founder, Managing Partner, CEO, CTO, VP Of Technology, and VP of Products. Dynamic career with strong leadership in problem solving, clear communications, and operational design.

  • Transformational Leadership
  • DevOps/Cloud/Digital Transformation
  • Business Transformation
  • Restructuring and Turnaround
  • Integration
  • Growth Strategy
  • SaaS
  • Business Intelligence
  • IPO
  • Product Development
  • Technology Innovation
  • Negotiations
  • Venture Capital
  • Scale-up/Scale-out
  • M&A Transaction Support

 


business background

Enterprise Scale – Manage eCommerce, SaaS, and physical auction systems that transact more than $100B in transactions and generate $8B+ in service revenue.

Entrepreneurial Experience – Founded Interland and grew it from $0 to $100M+ in sales. Took it public, as CEO, and merged with Micron Technology. Now Web.com (NASDAQ:WWWW). Also co-founded Invirtus, which was sold to Dell.

Leading Enterprise Transformational Initiatives – Drove 70-year-old, $3B+, Manheim Auto Auctions into the cloud along with a DevOps cultural shift.

Understand Full Eco-System of Roles – Previous roles included CEO (public and private), CTO (public and private), VP Product and Engineering.

Hard-Charging Execution Focus – Structured multiple exits, including both IPOs and M&A’s, that generated more than $500M in proceeds with investor returns from 4x to 50x.

Full background at https://www.linkedin.com/in/gavranovic/