Kevin Neilson graduated from the University of Utah in 2005 with a BA in Business Management. While attending the U of U, Kevin spent three years as a certified ski instructor for the PSIA. Also, he was an analyst with the University Venture Fund– a student run non-profit organization– helping students partner with local and national financial firms.
Shortly after graduating Kevin was hired by eBay, Inc. as a Top Seller Account Manager (TSAM). As a TSAM, Kevin managed over 225 top electronic sellers, helping them scale their businesses by optimized selling tools, websites, and other marketplaces.
After a year and a half, Kevin left eBay for Infopia, Inc., a local start-up that specializes in third party tools that help eCommerce businesses optimize through software and automation. Kevin was soon promoted to Manager of Customer Care and helped other account managers reach client growth and sales goals.
In 2008, Kevin used his eCommerce and SEO experience to start Gravitate Online.