Founder, KPG

Karen Appleton

Karen Appleton Page is an entrepreneur, startup mentor, angel investor and board member.  A respected business leader, Karen worked at Apple on the enterprise team, leading the commercial channel, strategic partners, the Mobility Partner Program and the Industry team. She was one of the founding executives at Box, leading GTM activities, defining Box’s approach to partnerships and business development, cultivating C-level relationships, strategic initiatives, and was the founder of She is on the board of Plastiq, and a trustee at the Computer History Museum, Thorn and the Newseum.  She is also a member of the Dean’s Advisory Council at Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, and a member of MIT’s Solve. Karen’s angel investments include Werk, Glassbreakers, Elliot and Strype.