Tue, 5 May 2015
KAREN Francis, is a seasoned CEO with a strong background in marketing, strategy, and technology. Karen currently serves as Executive Chairman of AcademixDirect, an education technology company based in Silicon Valley which is revolutionizing global access to education.
Karen is also the CEO of CourseTalk, helping online learners discover courses they'll love. CourseTalk is a leading source for student-powered reviews of online courses.
She has been named one of the "100 Most Influential Women in Advertising" by Advertising Age and one of the country’s "Top 100 CEOs" by ExecRank.