Charlie Key is co-founder and CEO of Losant. He focuses his day to day responsibilities on working with Losant’s enterprise partners and customers. Charlie has spent more than a dozen years in the software and technology space. He has worked with a variety of Fortune 500 companies to build business-changing software and applications. Many of these have focused on the intersection of hardware and software, providing him with a deep background in machine communication and the Internet of Things.
In addition to starting Losant, his team and he has founded Modulus and Switch on the Code (SOTC). Modulus was a robust general platform for running software at scale anywhere around the world. Modulus was acquired by Progress Software ($PRGS) in 2014, where Charlie stayed on as Senior Director of Business Development. SOTC was primarily a content site for tutorials on how to create software with a variety of technologies. In 2012 SOTC was acquired by Tech.pro for the content library and site traffic.