Frank Catalano

Frank Catalano is a long-time edtech industry consultant and analyst, professional author, and keynote speaker. He’s also a hands-on strategist for companies applying digital technology in new ways.

(photo by Eugene Hsu @HEUGE)
(photo by Eugene Hsu @HEUGE)

Frank is a regular contributor to the tech news site GeekWire . He’s written about education technology, the digital intersection of media and tech, and other topics.  He also has hosted a special GeekWire podcast series on pop culture, science fiction and the arts.

Through Frank’s Intrinsic Strategy consultancy, he has done interim executive or project work for companies such as MetaMetrics,  GreaterGood.com, Peachjar, ACTNext, Pearson, and others.

Frank has been a senior executive for Pearson Education, West Corporation’s Education group (SchoolMessenger solutions), and Professional Examination Service, among others.

For more background, see About or Frank’s LinkedIn profile.

Latest news

Selections of Frank Catalano’s recent GeekWire and other writing on technology and related topics include:

Advice and insights

Frank Catalano’s observations range from keynote talks to detailed reports. In addition to his thoughts in the Writing section of this site, Frank’s analysis and commentary has also appeared:

He currently serves on ACTNext‘s Advisory Board. He also served on the Advisory Board of SXSWedu from 2012 to 2016 and was on the Advisory Board for the inaugural SXSWV2V.

Real-time thinking

Frank Catalano is a frequent public speaker, known for his engaging, witty and thoughtful style. Up next: NACS Campus Market Expo (CAMEX) 2019 conference, in San Antonio Feb. 23.

You can follow @FrankCatalano on Twitter for updates on interesting education and crossover consumer technology.

Strategic advice, analysis & insight