CEO | Walk West
Donald is CEO and a member of the Board of Directors for Walk West and Creative Allies. Previously, he was CEO of I-Cubed, a North Carolina-based technology company that was acquired in 2014 and served as Executive Chairman of a company created from I-Cubed’s AEM technology, iCi Digital, which was acquired in 2017.
Donald also serves on the North Carolina Board of Science, Technology and Innovation, North Carolina State University’s Strategic Advisory Board for Computer Science, and the Triangle Diversity Business Council. With a focus on accelerating North Carolina’s next generation of technology companies and entrepreneurs, Donald also is an advisor and investor to several startups and larger businesses. Donald is currently authoring his first book, Underestimated: A CEO’s Unlikely Path to Success.
In his spare time, he enjoys reading, racquetball, movies, and his Aunt Kathy’s German chocolate cake. You can learn more about Donald at www.donaldthompson.com.