|Massachusetts Institute of Technology, BS||1999|
|Computer Science & Electrical Engineering|
Thomas Hawk / Thomas Hawk
Kurt Collins co-founded and operates Enole — a mobile identity company.
He also works in youth development at Youth Radio and as a co-founding mentor at The Hidden Genius Project. As a founding mentor for The Hidden Genius Project, he mentors high school-aged black males in learning STEM-related skills through learning about technology.
Kurt has been working with entrepreneurs and technology since his tenure at MIT in the late 90ʼs. His experience started as an engineer at companies such as Silicon Graphics, Razorﬁsh and CNET Networks (for the Games and Entertainment division). He then joined the business development team at Photobucket and helped them double their daily user acquisition. After Photobucketʼs acquisition by Fox Interactive Media, Kurt joined Clearspring to help grow their developer program.
Next, Kurt worked as VP of Business Development at Ustrive2 (an e-commerce start-up company based out of Phoenix, Arizona) to develop and implement their user acquisition strategy