Ken Coleman

Special Advisor

Special Advisor Ken Coleman is chairman of Saama Technologies, a leading provider of services and solutions in the data and analytics market serving many of the world’s most important brands from industries that include high technology, healthcare, life science, insurance, and consumer packaged goods.

As a Silicon Valley pioneer, Ken Coleman was the founder, former chairman, and CEO of ITM Software, an enterprise software company focused on the information technology function. Previously, he was EVP of Global Sales, Services, and Marketing for Silicon Graphics, Inc. (SGI). Prior to joining SGI, Ken was VP of Product Development at Activision. Earlier, he spent 10 years at Hewlett-Packard Company, where he held several management positions. In addition to his role at Saama, Ken serves on the board of directors of CSAA Insurance Group, Entertainment Partners, and Complia Health. Previously, he was Chairman of two public technology companies, MIPS Technology and Accelrys, and served on the board of City National Bank. He also served as a captain in the United States Air Force.

Latest News
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Complia Health and the Interim HealthCare franchise network continue a close, longstanding partnership and have extended a many-year agreement following a decade of proven success.
March 5, 2020
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Seattle, WA (February 28, 2020) – Accolade, Inc. (“Accolade”), which provides personalized, technology-enabled solutions that help people better understand, navigate, and utilize the healthcare system and their workplace benefits, today announced it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering of shares of its common stock. The number of shares to be offered and the price range for the offering have not yet been determined. Accolade intends to list its common stock on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol ACCD.
February 28, 2020
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Campbell, CA (February 18, 2020) - Saama Technologies, Inc. (“Saama”), the number one AI clinical analytics platform company, announced today that it recently expanded its leadership team to include life science technology expert Jonathan Burr as Senior Vice President of Clinical Platform Strategy, and technology marketing leader Gregory T. Simpson as Vice President, Head of Marketing. Jonathan is responsible for growing client adoption of Saama’s existing products, and Greg is charged with building and strengthening the Saama brand. The announcement came at the start of the 11th Annual Summit for Clinical Ops Executives (SCOPE) meeting in Orlando.
February 18, 2020
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