Fireside chat with Ken Parker | Co-Founder & CEO of NextThought

Gene Rainbolt Graduate School of Business (Third floor) - 865 Research Pkwy Oklahoma City, 73104 Oklahoma City
Tue, Nov 13, 2018, 6:00 PM (CST)

About this event

Want to meet an Oklahoman entrepreneur that's helped lead a local company through an IPO? Lucky you... On November 13th you'll get your wish!

Ken Parker is Co-Founder & CEO of NextThought, an education technology company based in Norman. As a first-generation college graduate, Ken deeply values education. After career chapters in aerospace and Wall St technology, he helped co-found 2 startups: RiskMetrics (financial technology) and now NextThought. Ken is passionate about using technology to make education more effective and accessible. He and Carole, his lovely wife of 34 years, live in a log home in Noble. Best of all, they have 3 beautiful grandchildren.

Join us for food, networking, and a fireside chat with Ken on the third floor of OU's Gene Rainbolt Graduate School of Business in OKC's Innovation District! (865 Research Pkwy, Oklahoma City, 73104)

Speaker

  • Ken Parker

    Ken Parker

    NextThought

    Co-Founder & CEO

    Ken Parker is Co-Founder & CEO of NextThought, an education technology company based in Norman. After career chapters in aerospace and Wall St technology, he helped co-found 2 startups: RiskMetrics (financial technology) and now NextThought. Ken is passionate about using technology to make education more effective and accessible.

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  • When

    Tuesday, Nov 13
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (CST)

    Where

    Gene Rainbolt Graduate School of Business (Third floor)
    865 Research Pkwy Oklahoma City73104

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      Alex Lobodiak

      True North Ventures

      President

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      Deep Fork Technology

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