• Business and Finance
  • Software Product Design and Development
  • Predictive Analytics


Frank Coker is the founder and CEO of CoreConnex, Inc. a software company specializing in financial planning and predictive analytics tools for small and mid-sized businesses. Many of these concepts are presented in his recent book – Pulse: Understanding the Vital Signs of Your business. He has founded 7 start-up companies, served as CEO for numerous companies, has been a business coach to hundreds of companies and a “gig” project manager for many systems development projects. He has supported business mergers and acquisitions and worked with venture capital firms to conduct due diligence reviews and equity transactions. He began his career with IBM as a marketing representative and then with Price Waterhouse as a senior manager and business consultant specializing in large scale systems planning and implementation. Frank’s career has been built on the intersection of business, technology and market trends. He has taught courses in the iSchool MSIM program on leading edge technologies for the past 16 years and was an early member of its Board of Advisors.


  • MS, Business Administration, Frostburg State University
  • MBA, Business Administration, University of Texas
  • BS, Computer Science, Weber State University