Matt Calkins

Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Appian Corp.

Matt Calkins

Matt Calkins

Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Appian Corp.

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Matt Calkins

Founder and CEO

Matt Calkins is founder and CEO of Appian. Matt grew Appian from a startup in his basement to the most successful software IPO of 2017 with only $10 million of outside capital. He serves on the board of the Northern Virginia Technology Council and the Sorensen Institute and sits on the Leadership Council for the Virginia Public Access Project. Matt was top Economics graduate of his class at Dartmouth. He is the author of several award-winning board games, and is frequently a top finisher at the World Boardgaming Championships.

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Career Highlights

Appian Corp.

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529

Number of Boards

5

Birthday

1973

Age

48

Number of Awards

2

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Founder at Appian Corp.

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Founder & General Manager at Appian Corp.

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Treasurer at Mid-Atlantic Venture Association

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Co-Founder at Novak Biddle Venture Partners

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Former General Partner at Novak Biddle Venture Partners

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Founder & Chief Technology Officer at Appian Corp.

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President at Sea Level Investment Corporation

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President & Chief Executive Officer, Emeritus at Northern Virginia Technology Council Inc

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Founder at Northern Virginia Technology Council Inc

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Partner, Northern Virginia at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

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Matt Calkins
Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Appian Corp.
Education
B.A. in Economics with Honors

Founded in 1769, Dartmouth is a member of the Ivy League and consistently ranks among the world's greatest academic institutions. Dartmouth has forged a singular identity for combining its deep commitment to outstanding undergraduate liberal arts and graduate education with distinguished research and scholarship in the Arts & Sciences and its three leading professional schools—the Geisel School of Medicine, Thayer School of Engineering, and the Tuck School of Business.

Career History
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
1999 - Current

Appian Corp. provides business process management (BPM) solutions. Its BPM tools automate and measures business processes. The firm's products include BPM software, case management, mobile application development, and platform-as-a-service. The company was founded by Matt Calkins, Robert C. Kramer, Marc Wilson, and Michael Beckley in 1999 and is headquartered in Reston, VA.

Professional
1994 - 1999

MicroStrategy, Inc. engages in the provision of enterprise analytics and mobility software. The firm designs, develops, markets, and sells software platform through licensing arrangements and cloud-based subscriptions and related services. Its product packages include Hyper.Now, Consumer User Bundle, and Power User Bundle. The company was founded by Michael J. Saylor and Sanjeev K. Bansal on November 17, 1989 and is headquartered in Vienna, VA.

Boards & Committees
Independent Director
2004 - 2014

MicroStrategy, Inc. engages in the provision of enterprise analytics and mobility software. The firm designs, develops, markets, and sells software platform through licensing arrangements and cloud-based subscriptions and related services. Its product packages include Hyper.Now, Consumer User Bundle, and Power User Bundle. The company was founded by Michael J. Saylor and Sanjeev K. Bansal on November 17, 1989 and is headquartered in Vienna, VA.

Political Donations
$2,500
2011

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

$500
2010

Former Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at US Inspect, Inc.

$2,400
2010

Chair at Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

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Appian Corp. issued USD Common Stock

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Appian Corp. issued USD Common Stock

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Appian Corp. raised money in a private placement transaction

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Appian Corp. provides business process management (BPM) solutions. Its BPM tools automate and measures business processes. The firm's products include BPM software, case management, mobile application development, and platform-as-a-service. The company was founded by Matt Calkins, Robert C. Kramer, Marc Wilson, and Michael Beckley in 1999 and is headquartered in Reston, VA.

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Awards & Honors
2015
Washingtonian Magazine - Tech Titans, Entrepreneurs
Rank #8
2013
Washingtonian Magazine - Tech Titans, Entrepreneurs
Other Affiliations

Matt Calkins is affiliated with Appian Corp., MicroStrategy, Inc., MicroStrategy, Inc.

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