George Lucas Educational Foundation

Karl Meinhardt

Visionary thought leader and creative executive with more than 20 years of combined experience focused on delivering strategic advantage through information technology. An outstanding verbal and written communicator and influential presenter, with the proven ability to create, inspire, and retain highly effective employees and teams. Consistent commitment to success, exemplary leadership, strong work ethic, and outstanding performance.

* Built start-up technical, operational and support teams from seed to $60million valuation

* Created nationally recognized brand and product suite increasing company revenue by 33%

* Designed educational social networking strategy resulting in "first time ever" federal funding

* Created first bricks and clicks eCommerce solution for Fortune 100 company

* Technology/SoMe guest expert for KTVB NBC news affiliate's "It's Your Business" series

* Co-author of book focused on authentic leadership as motivational model.

Areas of Interest: 
Open Leadership ,
Social Media,
Product Development,
eBusiness Development,
Strategic Team Building ,
Technology Strategist ,
Technology Evangelist