Kurt Kelley is the CEO of Excelerated Technology Consulting. He specializes in developing relationships between carriers, resellers, and industry leading technology providers globally to solve real business challenges. Before founding Excelerated he has served in multiple capacities at Verizon, and most recently Stream Technologies where he was responsible for managing the U.S. IoT and vertical solution providers. With over twenty years of technology experience there is rarely a problem he is unable to find an end to end solution for.
Why did you get involved with Dallas Startup Week? For an opportunity to make a positive impact in a growing sector of technology that I have been privileged to grow in for the past 10+ years. I hope through my alignments to help bring a deeper understanding and exposure to our audience around new business models, and additional revenue generators.
What are you looking forward to being a track captain? Help people come together to create meaningful and impactful relationships that will help advance business visions, and spawn new creativity for the IoT.
What should attendees look forward to when attending events in your track? Having a fun time learning together about the IoT market, key business challenges, and how to create solutions to solve them.
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