Brendan Kennedy is Co-Founder and CEO of Privateer Holdings, Inc. In turn, he is the Chief Executive Officer of their subsidiary companies – Leafly and Arbormain.
Before co-founding Privateer Holdings with Michael Blue, Kennedy received his MBA from Yale School of Management. He went on to found and manage Mindability, Inc – a 30-employee software company focused on customer experience management.
Furthermore, Kennedy became the Chief Operations Officer for SVB Analytics in 2006. While there, he was tasked with issuing valuation assessments for private companies. He managed a team of 45 people in the US and 75 people in India. Kennedy helped increase SVB Analytics’ client count from 0 to 3000 during his tenure, raising revenues from $0 to $8 million per year.