Charlie Key is co-founder and CEO of Losant. He focuses his day-to-day responsibilities on working with Losant’s enterprise partners and customers. Charlie has spent more than a dozen years in the software and technology space. He has worked with a variety of Fortune 500 companies to build business-changing software and applications.
Charlie is able to demonstrate the value of IoT by connecting the properties of technology to critical business outcomes. His unique background as a CEO and engineer enables him to eloquently communicate how IoT can serve as a viable solution to common business challenges, including how to survive and compete in an ever-changing landscape.
In addition to starting Losant, his team and he has founded Modulus and Switch on the Code (SOTC). Modulus was a robust general platform for running software at scale anywhere around the world. Modulus was acquired by Progress Software ($PRGS) in 2014, where Charlie stayed on as Senior Director of Business Development. SOTC was primarily a content site for tutorials on how to create software with a variety of technologies. In 2012 SOTC was acquired by Tech.pro for the content library and site traffic.