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We help companies determine the best consultant to hire with criteria important to them and to make it easy to connect to consultants.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Vancouver, WA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded December 2013
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

akatal is an interactive community for independent consultants, equipping them with education and revenue opportunities, and ultimately becoming a catalyst for connection to –and solution for – the clients they are seeking to attract. Companies find an expert quicker to solve their problems and consultants have opportunity to be engaged faster to generate revenue; both spend less time on networking to find each other.


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    Rick Campfield
    Founder, CEO

    - 27 year seasoned executive (sales, marketing, operations, human resources, finance) COO, VP Sales and Marketing, VP Strategy Development, General Manager, Director Siemens, Johnson Controls, Evergreen Aviation, US Digital - Founded Cadence Development Consulting Firm - MBA (Willamette University 2012), B.S. Mechanical Engineering (UW 1986) - Keynote Speaker

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    Tony Jacobson

    - 16 year internet and digital marketing expert
    - Created the original website
    - Co-founded & sold web design firm, CrashShop & marketing firm Ratio Interactive
    - Teaches at The School of Visual Concepts.
    School of Visual Concepts (1999)

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    Todd Oldham
    VP eLearning, Sales

    - 17 year corporate earning and business development executive
    - Executive Director, VP Innovative Workforce Services, Program Manager IT
    - Rapid eLearning author, learning management expert
    - MBA (Chapman University 2004), B.A. History (UCLA 1996)


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    Steve Davis
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    Dennis Hatton