new board of directors
Boise, Idaho: Kordata proudly announces the 2018 Board of Directors. Kordata’s Board members include Terry Aarnio, Bill Karnes, David Pickett, Tom O’Keefe, and Kimberly Hansen.

“We are excited to bring in such great talent as we move into 2018 and continue to grow,” said Terry Aarnio, CEO at Kordata. “Kordata’s new board members include David Pickett, Tom O’Keefe, and Kimberly Hansen. The new board brings in-depth expertise from mobile, SaaS and enterprise software companies that will be an invaluable resource to our team and will continue to keep us strategically focused moving forward,” Mr. Aarnio continues.

Bill Karnes will again be serving as Chairman of the Board and brings over 20 years of sales knowledge and experience with companies like MGI Pharma, Genetech and currently Sun Oncology. Bill has a BS, Finance from Arizona State University, WP Carey School of Business.

David Pickett is currently the Chief Operating Officer at nLight and has held previous positions at Kordata, Oregon Iron Works, Precision CastParts, and TriQuint. David was Kordata’s CEO in 2014/2015 and brings not only foundational knowledge of the core solution but also key market research and direct IT experience. Mr. Pickett also has an impressive academic background including an MBA from Harvard Business School, MS in Aeronautics and Astronautics and a BS, General Engineering from Stanford University.

Kimberly Hansen joins the board bringing an impressive executive sales background with many years of enterprise sales experience with companies like Cisco, Cylance and is currently at Oracle with the Engineered Systems and Storage Solutions Portfolios group. Kim’s focus is always towards solving customer problems while maintaining realistic outcomes which is imperative for a technology company to succeed. Kim has a BS in Business Administration, Marketing and Computer Science.

Tom O’Keefe has over 20+ years of software sales, marketing, online commerce, analytics and leadership experience and is currently the President and CEO of 4-Tell. Tom also holds boards seats for other high-tech companies including executive board member for 4-Tell, Akelex, Kalkomey, SMART, and 360Training. Tom brings a wealth of knowledge and academic background with a BS in Finance and Economics from West Virginia University and Executive Education at MIT Sloan School of Management.

“Our new board construction along with the input of Mr. Aarnio allows Kordata to leverage countless years of business, sales, mobile, software and SaaS experience across industries in order to develop a successful strategy for growth in 2018 and beyond,” said Erin Hutchison, President at Kordata. “Our new board members are helping to make this one of the most knowledgeable and productive board of directors in Kordata’s history. We are excited to work with our new members going into 2018,” Ms. Hutchison continues. “This will be a banner year for both our clients and Kordata!”

About Kordata: Kordata is the leading platform for intelligent and secure mobile forms and flexible data collection workflow. Their patent-pending mobile solution allows for the rapid deployment of complex forms for inspections, material testing, assessments, training, surveys, asset management and tracking, equipment maintenance, healthcare records and case management. Kordata excels in helping companies deliver solutions quickly without significant investment, translating into better user experience, increased adoption, and substantial ROI. Companies of all sizes trust Kordata with their data collection needs. For more information, visit