|Harvard University, MBA||1997|
|University of Alberta, B. Comm||1991|
Darren Kelly is President of Socialgist, the premier provider of global social media data for analytics, monitoring and business intelligence applications.
He is an active investor, including holdings in Penda Health (African health clinics), Kindara (mobile app for fertility tracking) and Dabble.co (online marketplace for in-person classes).
Previously, Darren Kelly was General Manager and Chief Revenue Officer of Photobucket Corporation, responsible for the creation and execution of monetization strategy across Photobucket’s online and mobile properties.
He also headed the social media practices for The Search Agency, and MDC Partner’s com.motion agency. He was an early investor in Collective Intellect, a social media research provider, where he headed business development and sales.
Kelly held a variety of management roles with NetCracker Technologies and Level 3 Communications. He was a management consultant with Bain & Co. and an investment banker at Nesbitt Burns BMO.
Kelly is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Certified Investment Manager (CIM), and has an MBA from Harvard University.