The Leadership Team Behind Tech Ranch
Kevin Koym, Founder and CEO
Kevin Koym’s influence has been felt by over 6,500 entrepreneurs from 42+ countries. His continuous ability to replicate entrepreneurial success for emerging technology companies through development of training and web-based systems designed to create a local culture of success and entrepreneurship is a result of a proven community-based approach to provide the support and pragmatic agitation needed for entrepreneurs to not just accelerate their business, but disrupt their targeted markets. Kevin has a history of helping organizations adopt and develop new technology with a focus on the practices that support organizational effectiveness during times of rapid growth and change. He has led many multi-cultural teams in both hemispheres, establishing entrepreneur networks in the US and abroad while filling the roles of Founder, CEO, CTO, and VP Professional Services in seven startups along the way.
To learn more about Kevin or book him for a speaking engagement please visit kevinkoym.com.
Felora Derakhshani, Director – Tech Ranch/Middle East
Felora Derakhshani is an entrepreneur, motivational speaker, executive coach, and consultant for cultivating entrepreneurial leadership and maximizing human potential. She is partnering with Tech Ranch leading the effort to launch Tech Ranch in the Middle East.
She is an electro-mechanical engineer. She has worked as a project manager and engineering manager in various nuclear instrumentation industries. She has extensive experience in starting various businesses in both for profit and not for profit sectors that included food industry, entrepreneurial leadership, women’s empowerment, and global peace building organizations. She is the founder of Crimson Woman Institute, a global platform for 360 transformative developments, leadership and entrepreneurship. She has served as the chair of many non- profit organizations including Peace Through Commerce, United Nations Association and iACT (Interfaith Action Central Texas).