CEO & Co-Founder of Tawkers
Blake Ian is an entrepreneur, technologist, singer-songwriter, meditator and relentless dreamer of dreams!
Ian got his start at Apple, before taking a role as CTO at a leading NYC/LA branding agency. There he launched a social media division in 2009,
In 2012, he used his keen understanding of both software and user behavior to launch his biggest effort to date: Tawkers, a fast-growing B2B conversation platform that marries texting & content creation as a powerful marketing tool for brands and publishers .
As a recording artist and performer Ian has released 3 full-length albums and 5 singles of his own original work. He has toured the country and opened for Donovan, Kenny Loggins, The Animals, Chris Daughtry, Steve Miller Band, Gin Blossoms, Duncan Sheik, Jeffrey Gaines and Christopher Cross.
Whether it’s in his work as Tawkers CEO, or in his music, Blake Ian’s life is driven by the desire to create compelling, quality content. Everything he does is meant to start and spread a conversation that’s worth having.