Dr. Abram Walton
Title: COO and VP of Education and Accreditation Programs
Phone: (800) 276-1180 Extension 704
Dr. Walton is an Executive Committee Member. He received his Ph.D. in Technology and Innovation Management from Purdue University. He owns and operates an innovation and strategy consulting firm and is the Director of the Center for Lifecycle and Innovation Management at Florida Institute of Technology. He previously held leadership positions as a Manager of Wal-Mart Stores, as the owner of a real estate investment firm, and continues to provide consulting for an Intellectual Property Acquisition firm. He frequently consults on a variety of topics, including leadership, lean process improvement, six sigma, innovation strategies, technology commercialization, product lifecycle management, and new product development. He has successfully helped launch several new technology ventures and works with companies on early-stage technology commercialization efforts and new product development.