The mission of Startup Grind is to educate, connect, and inspire entrepreneurs. Startup Grind Sacramento in partnership with the Urban Hive meets monthly in the heart of Mid-Town. There will be networking, great food, and live music! Come and be part of Sacramento's Startup Community. This month, we will be interviewing Ken Ouimet, co-founder of Engage3. Engage3 successfully raised $12 M in venture capital and and was listed on Inc. Magazines List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies.
Ken is co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Engage3. Ken is a successful entrepreneur with deep domain experience in retail pricing, big data and machine learning. He founded Khimetrics where he pioneered retail revenue management and created one of the fastest growing companies (Inc top 20). Prior to Engage3, Ken served as SAP’s Chief Scientist where his team was awarded the MVP award for Innovation working with Microsoft. He has been awarded 17 patents with over 20 pending for fundamental application of theoretical physics to model, forecast and optimize strategic planning decisions. He earned a BS in Chemical Engineering from UC Davis and was awarded an NFS Fellowship for at UC Santa Barbara where he did his PhD work in Chemical Engineering and Theoretical Physics