Kevin is a Canadian entrepreneur who has founded several technology companies since 1992 which have included dl Systems, Vivonet, Autoprise, Epdio and Cognotiva.
He is the original architect and designer of Halo POS the first SaaS POS product for the hospitality industry, which he designed and programmed in 1999. Kevin was Vivonet’s COO and Chief Product Strategist responsible for the company’s technology direction and innovation and operations until 2012. As of 2012 Vivonet was performing over $1.5B in transactions.
Kevin co-founded Autoprise in 2003 a provider of web-based collision shop management systems which was sold to CCC Information Services in 2006. Also in 2006 he created Zata, a sales intelligence platform for the retail and hospitality industries.
Kevin has spent 20 years in the software industry and has advised, and is involved in, many successful start-ups.
In 2012 Kevin co-founded Cognotiva, a Welsh based company that is working to understand health and wellness data relationships that enable people to make knowledgeable lifestyle decisions to achieve their desired wellbeing outcomes.
Kevin studied Anthropology at University College of the Fraser Valley and Systems Analysis at the British Columbia Institute of Technology. In 2007 Kevin was named to the Vancouver “Top 40 under 40” list.