Steve Knox, a 30-year technology industry expert, is the co-founder and CTO of Ivycorp. and the architect and lead developer of Ivytalk, an enterprise-grade, multi-channel group messaging platform. His expertise includes system architecture and design; large-scale, n-tier distributed systems; and general communications and network applications using standard and custom protocols.
Previously Steve was the founder of IS Squared, a software and systems consulting company serving customers including Sony, AT&T, Motorola, and Eli Lilly. In the early '90s, he also founded Driftwood Systems, a company developing mobile communications software.
Steve is a past chair and 10-year board member of the American Electronics Association (AeA) Washington Council Executive Committee. He also served two terms as a member of the AeA national board of directors. AeA (recently re-branded as Tech America) was the largest high-tech trade association in the US.
Steve holds a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering and currently serves on the Washington State University EE/CS executive advisory committee.