Kevin Alansky

Sr. Director of Marketing

Blackboard’s Professional Education Group

As the Sr. Director of Marketing for Blackboard’s Professional Education group based in Washington D.C., Kevin Alansky is in charge of the marketing & strategy for the corporate, government, association, non-profit, and for-profit education market segments. Kevin first joined Blackboard in 1999 and spent 6 years building Blackboard into a world-class technology brand in education. He then spent nearly two years at Discovery Education, a division of Discovery Channel, where he launched and re-branded 5 product lines in an 18-month period. Kevin returned to Blackboard in 2007 to lead Blackboard’s marketing efforts in emerging markets including K-12 and professional education. Prior to Blackboard, Kevin worked as a marketing manager for the Washington Wizards and Washington Mystics. He also spent five years with Arnold Communications in Boston, MA, working with such clients as McDonald’s and SAP. He has his B.A. in Business Administration from Muhlenberg College.