Grow Associates LLC
MASTERS OF CORPORATE INNOVATION
HELPING ORGANIZATIONS NAVIGATE NEW LEARNING, PROCESSES, & TECHNOLOGY
Proud to be Leading "Operation Connectivity" the Ambitious Digital Equity Initiative in Collaboration with the Office of the Governor and the Texas Education Agency!
WHO WE ARE
Grow Associates, LLC is a management consulting practice that focuses on helping
organizations navigate new learning, processes, and technology. We advise early stage
and mature companies around technology adoption and implementation and process
We work across a broad spectrum of industries and applications assisting with corporate
strategy, operations management and growth initiatives. We provide strategy and due
diligence advice to investors, private equity firms and investment bankers, and also
serve as Fractional Executives.
Our skills include strategy development and implementation, business development and
consultative sales, finance, accounting and funding, legal affairs, operations, human
resources, information technology solution development, deployment and project
We have led the growth and development of a number of technology and software
initiatives across a wide variety of companies and industries in both corporate and
academic settings. The common thread throughout our history has been helping people
and organizations navigate new learning, processes, and technology needed to both
create and manage innovation disruptions.
WHAT WE DO
...new and established companies through challenging transitions.
...Vision, mission, strategy, initiatives and roadmaps that enable teams to focus and commit to shared priorities.
...on new and exciting opportunities that enable ambitious performance results and allow for sustainable growth and development.
...the implementation of strategies that enable companies to realize their vision and accomplish their goals.
...organization models that create clarity and alignment and motivate collaboration and
...Organization cultures to enable enthusiasm, accountability, teamwork and success.
Ken is a Managing Principal of Grow Associates, LLC. With over 30 years of experience as a senior executive and innovation consultant in the technology, manufacturing and education sectors, Ken's passion is to enable entrepreneurs, innovators, and developers by leveraging the tools of change management, entrepreneurship and start-up implementation.
Ken's skills include strategy development and implementation, business development and consultative sales, finance, accounting and funding, legal affairs, operations, human resources, information technology solution development, deployment and project management.
Ken has led the growth and development of a number of technology and software initiatives across a wide variety of companies and industries in both corporate and academic settings. The common thread throughout the span of Ken's career has been helping people and organizations navigate new learning, processes, and technology needed to both create and manage innovation disruptions.
Ken received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Lake Forest College and completed graduate coursework at Bank Street College of Education and Harvard University.
Gabriella “Gaby” Rowe is a Managing Principal of Grow Associates, and recently served as CEO of Station Houston, and the Executive Director of The Ion. Station Houston is now powered by the Capital Factory, the recognized leader in the Texas startup ecosystem; its membership includes startups, mentors, and dozens of high-impact strategic partnerships with corporations that represent the key industries driving the Texas economy. The Ion is the future nucleus for innovation in Houston which will foster a community and culture where entrepreneurs and corporations come together to solve some of the world’s greatest problems.
Gaby led Station Houston to become a dominant global innovation hub and an important partner in the development of Houston’s much-anticipated Innovation District.
In addition to her leadership roles with Station Houston and The Ion, Gaby also served on the board of Houston Exponential and as a faculty member at the Cameron School of Business
at the University of St. Thomas. Previously, Gaby was an education executive, investment banker, and management consultant for more than 25 years.
Gaby received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Bryn Mawr College and completed all required coursework for a Masters degree from Bank Street College of Education.
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