Our innovative team
We employ dynamic individuals with a passion
for change management and depth in their
respective area of expertise.
Our employees are dedicated team players who bring energy, ideas and pride to their work. We view K8’s culture as a competitive advantage and strive to create an environment where smart, motivated and creative people succeedWe work hard, but we don’t take ourselves too seriously.
We enjoy what we do and we laugh a lot…most often at ourselves..
Chairman and CEO
K8’s Chairman is Ed Kopko, a serial entrepreneur and executive for a plethora of highly successful companies over the past several decades, including Mercury Z, BrightSky Networks, Kopko LLC, and media giant Bold Business. He was also the former owner and CEO of Chief Executive Magazine, bringing critical information to the world’s most recognizable executives.
EVP & Associate Publisher
Brings visionary leadership style and talent as an international speaker to Bold Business. He is best known for his experience and knowledge regarding digital media and technology, business intelligence, innovation, and block chain. John headed digital strategy at Catalina Marketing as CTO and global head of operations and currently leads tech, healthcare and media investments at Virgo Investment Group, and has built the number one social brand at Dell as CIO. Miles is active on Twitter, has been published in a variety of media, and has delivered Key Notes at venues such as SalesForce’s DreamForce Conference and Oracle Open World.
SVP Service Delivery and Technology
Mike brings decades of experience in managing and delivering complex projects for clients. His ability to evaluate and integrate new technology to robust projects allows his team to deliver high quality results.
SVP Marketing and Technology
Jim brings over 20 years of marketing and technology experience to K8. He has previously worked in global management and marketing roles, helping expand business operations in various industries. His expertise in digital marketing will help K8 position itself as a leader in marketing and technology services.
Client Services Manager
Ryan brings in extensive BPO experience focusing on multiple facets of Leadership, Global Operations, Customer Service, Client Services, Learning & Development, Implementations, and Quality. Truly an asset of the organization, he spent most years in different states and countries for client facing, campaign and product launches, process enhancement, and employer branding.
Keith joins K8 Applied Innovation with more than 10 years of experience in the Telecommunications and Project Management industries. His subject matter expertise and leadership provides our clients unique solutions to solve their complex problems.