Clay Conner brings extensive experience in strategic planning, product planning, project management, marketing and sales to Transilio. Most recently, he co-founded 5 Degrees North, Inc., a process-engineering firm; and The Conner Group, a consultancy for young, fast-growing companies.
He has a proven track record as a consultant to Fortune 500 firms and government entities. He co-developed and delivered a process-improvement methodology that has created more than $300 million in documented value for clients such as BASF, Johnson & Johnson, Callaway Golf, Williams Energy, Eastman Chemical, SABIC (formerly GE Plastics), Honda of America, Lanxess, Basic American Foods, the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Army.
Earlier in his career, he was general manager of IDACORP Solutions, an energy-services company. At IDACORP, he directed a group of engineers, product managers and other marketing professionals in developing and marketing a full suite of energy-related products and services to commercial and industrial clients in the Western U.S.
Mr. Conner earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Boise State University.