Ken Crafford is a founding partner of the StrataFusion Group, Inc. and is a well-known information technology entrepreneur who focuses on transformation for the future of digital business. He has served in a variety of roles during more than 30 years in the fields of strategic technology services, enterprise applications architecture, cloud technologies, and complex project delivery, including interim COO, interim CIO and Program Manager for multi-year, multi-technology global projects.
As founder and CEO of Core Technology Group, Inc., Ken was responsible for the development of a world-class technology services organization. With a five-year growth rate of more than 1100 percent, Core was an Inc. 500 award winner and was subsequently acquired by FutureNext, a GTCR-funded company. At FutureNext, Ken held the dual roles of CTO and Senior VP of the Western Region. Prior to Core/FutureNext, Ken ran IT organizations for NEC Electronics, USA and Imagic, and was founder and CFO for Prime Circuit Technology.
Ken actively serves on a number of boards of directors and boards of advisors for technology companies. He currently is focused on improving the lives of small-holder farmers and their families in third-world countries by implementing mobile technology solutions at the community level.