|Princeton University, BE||1999|
Kevin Gillett is currently the Head of Engineering for Amazon Web Services working on a new service that is currently in stealth mode.
Prior to joining AWS, Kevin was VP of engineering of SendMe, a leading mobile entertainment company in San Francisco. At SendMe, he led the Tools and Technology team at Ribbit (bought by British Telecom) and was the third-party developer evangelist and ombudsman. At Prosper, Kevin was Director of Marketing Analytics, Lead Engineer of Data API, and Editor-in-Chief of the award-winning Prosper Blog (2007 Corporate Blog of the Year.) As CTO of Panoramic Software, he was responsible for the complete redesign and modernization of the company’s technology, as well as its flagship product, public sector fiduciary accounting, and case manager software for health and human resources. Kevin began his career working at Oracle.
Kevin has a BSE in Computer Science from Princeton University. At Princeton, he played basketball for the legendary Pete Carril and was a member of the 1996 team that beat UCLA in the NCAA tournament.