Frank Catalano is a veteran independent consultant, education technology executive, industry analyst, and widely published author. Frank has been a senior executive for Pearson Education, West Corporation’s Education group (SchoolMessenger solutions), and Professional Examination Service, among others. As principal of Intrinsic Strategy, Frank has done interim executive or hands-on strategic work for MetaMetrics, McGraw-Hill, Apple, and a wide variety of both larger companies and startups. He also was a founding consulting senior analyst for MDR’s EdNET Insight market research service.

He currently is a regular contributor for the tech news site GeekWire, providing information and analysis on developments in a number of areas of technology. He’s also written regularly for the edtech sites EdSurge and MindShift, and is co-author of two Dummies books about Internet marketing. He tweets from @FrankCatalano.