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University of Nebraska - Lincoln, BS 1995
Accounting and Finance
University of Oxford, BS 1994
International Economics

Current Companies

National Director – Higher Education

Former Companies

EVP Academic Relations
Regional VP of Sales
Territory Manager

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Kurt Ackman

Kut is EVP of Sales and Academic Relations at GoingOn. He has a career dedicated to technologies focused on enhancing the education experience.

Before becoming an executive at GoingOn, Kurt managed two of the three higher education sales teams at Blackboard. He took regions that we underperforming, brought in new sales and account management talent, and turned these regions into the top performing teams.

Prior to Blackboard, Kurt spent 10 years at Apple in the Education division. He was instrumental in developing the campus rep program, hiring hundreds of college students to focus on sales and marketing efforts at their respective campuses.

Kurt has a Accounting and Finance degrees from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. He currently commutes between his home in Denver and his company in San Francisco. He enjoys traveling, trying new wine, and spending time with his daughter.

Recent Milestones

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    Kurt Ackman added a position as National Director – Higher Education at Cornerstone OnDemand. (1/1/12)
    Posted 7/8/13 at 1:59pm
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    Kurt Ackman added a position as EVP Academic Relations at GoingOn. (12/1/09)
    Posted 2/19/10 at 2:48pm
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    Kurt Ackman added a position as Regional VP of Sales at Blackboard. (1/1/06)
    Posted 11/9/10 at 11:27am
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    Kurt Ackman added a position as Territory Manager at Apple. (1/1/00)
    Posted 11/9/10 at 11:27am



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