Kevin Coleman brings over 25 years of experience in the technology industry to Independent Software. Kevin is a dynamic speaker, author, advisor, and visionary and he regularly hosts public forums on the power of innovation and how to apply technology to solve the federal government and commercial sector specific technology needs. Currently he is the Chief Strategist at Independent Software Chief Strategist at Independent Software a U.S. Department of Defense Contractor. During his career, Mr. Coleman has presented in more than 40 countries and he has briefed 15 executives from the Global 100 companies. He has helped management teams create break-through technology strategies in order to generate a competitive advantage. Mr. Coleman is a frequent contributor to the Internet of Things (IoT) Evolution, specializes in C4ISR and Cybersecurity, and has been published in over two dozen publications that include USA Today, CNN, Information Week, Strategy & Business, Inc., The Washington Times, and many more. He has spoken to business and technology leaders around the world, including the U.S. Strategic Command, the United Nations, and the U.S. Congress and Congressional commissions. Mr. Coleman was the Chief Strategist at Netscape during their astonishing 65,000 per cent growth explosion which was achieved in under five years. Prior to that, he was Vice President and Chief Strategist at Claremont Technology Group which was named Business Week’s 44 fastest growing companies. Early on in his career he worked as a Principal at Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) and a manager at Deloitte.