Inly develops and runs intrepreneurship programs for established firms, turning internal new ventures into revenue-generating business arms. We help firms solve the most wicked problems using design thinking and innovation techniques. We coach teams on best practices to achieving innovation. We empower innovators through workshops.

Inly was founded in 2014 based on Stanford d.school content and on firsthand guidance from leaders including:
● T. Rowe Price CEO James A.C. Kennedy
● Alphabet/Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt
● Bain and Company Senior Advisor Jim Claunch
● JetBlue Chairman Joel Peterson
● BlackRock Mutual Fund Chairman George Parker
● LinkedIn Cofounder Reid Hoffman
● Stanford d.school Director George Kimbel
● USA Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice
● USA President's Science Advisor Dr. Neal Lane
● Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year Jim Ellis

Many, especially scientists, have since 2014 contributed best practices and methodologies to help
inspire Inly’s content. Inly practices and hones content through its global innovation consulting work and through its growing network of proven innovation leaders.

Alec Walker
Founder and Principal

Alec holds an MBA from Stanford and a BS in chemical and biomolecular engineering from Rice University. He has worked in new venture creation, process automation, and digital transformation for a variety of Fortune 500 companies. Outside of Inly, Alec is cofounder and CEO of text analytics firm DelfinSia.

David Bass-Clark

David is an educational technologist with a background in digital learning and AR/VR. He has helped organizations including Disney, Apple, and Google with the utilization of technology to enable creative and practical education on the job. He has founded a school and taught at several others.

Wanjun Zhang

Wanjun has a background in technical instruction, SaaS consulting, and process automation for robotics. She founded educational nonprofit Code Park Houston, served as community manager for Houston’s makerspace TXRX Labs, and currently serves as the director of Women Who Code Houston.

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