Ken Smith is President of Simcoach Games, where he is responsible for executing the company’s strategy to remain the leader in developing video games that enable learners to achieve sustainable behavior change. He is responsible for day-to-day company operations, assists with setting corporate strategy, oversees company finances, and manages key client relationships.
Before joining Simcoach Games, Ken completed a 25-year career in management consulting by leading the post-acquisition integration of H. B. Maynard and Company, Inc. with Accenture LLC. Prior to the acquisition, Ken had served as CEO of Maynard, a 100+ person, Pittsburgh-based management consulting firm, focused on helping its clients to improve workforce performance. In his time with Maynard, Ken advised hundreds of companies in the retail, distribution, manufacturing and service sectors. His expertise centered on holistic workforce optimization where he developed a deep understanding of and appreciation for the importance of effective training and coaching to drive behavior change.
Ken is a graduate of Grove City College where he received an Alumni Achievement Award, serves as adjunct faculty in the Entrepreneurship Department and is on the Advisory Council for The Center of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Ken has his Masters in Organizational Leadership from Regent University’s School of Global Leadership and Entrepreneurship, is a Fellow with the Institute of Industrial Engineers, and a member of Blue Tree Allied Angels. Ken also serves on several corporate and non-profit boards in the Pittsburgh area.