Ken Freeman is an innovative strategist with over 20 years of experience transforming the technology operations of Fortune 100 corporations and startups in multiple industries that align with the mission critical priorities and long term growth goals of the CEO & Board of Directors. With industry experience, that spans organizational consolidations, M&A, spin-offs, centralization of IT services, and large global sourcing initiatives. He collaborates with organizations to identify business drivers within the marketplace and ensures technology is a competitive advantage in the growth and transformation of an organization.
Forward-thinking and adept at creating opportunities that optimize costs, improve performance,
Ken is a connector who leverages his insight and strong relationships with technology providers for initiatives which cross continental boundaries, with vast knowledge and deep experience in, knowing when to strategically source, when to grow in-house, and how to balance multiple, complex vendor relationships.
Ken understands technology and people, bridging that often-difficult gap and translating complicated requirements so that all sectors of an organization are in sync. A passionate mentor and team leader, Ken takes pride in growing individual performance and building high performing teams while exceeding company objectives. Calm, empathetic, and outgoing, Ken is a source of stability no matter the challenge.
His professional affiliations are with The Society of Information Management (SIM), the Information Technology Senior Management Forum, (ITSMF) to name a few along with past membership for Customer Advisory Boards of Adobe, AT&T, Cisco, and Gartner.