Dan King was a co-founder of ReadyTalk in 2001 and remained its CEO through 16 years of bootstrapped growth until the company was sold to PGi in 2017. ReadyTalk continues to provide voice, video, and web conferencing services to thousands of organizations. Under Dan’s leadership, ReadyTalk was repeatedly recognized by CoBiz Magazine and Outside Magazine as a Best Company to Work for. In 2008 Dan and his brother Scott were recipients of the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for the Rocky Mountain region.
Dan is a long-time Colorado resident and received his BS degree in Chemical Engineering and an MBA from the University of Colorado in Boulder, where he also lettered in track and cross country. Dan is still a competitive masters runner and has won many age-group gold medals in middle distance running at both national and international cross country and track and field competitions.
Dan is currently mentoring entrepreneurs and immersing himself in the fields of health, nutrition, and the environment. Outside of work interests, Dan loves spending time with his wife and two daughters, and enjoying the great CO outdoors!