profile image

Prashant Kumar

Founder & CEO, TechBlocks

As Founder and CEO, Prashant heads the global leadership of TechBlocks, an award-winning digital transformation firm that focuses on building customer-first solutions for small, medium and large enterprises. Prashant’s vision for TechBlocks goes beyond just building innovative technology systems, for him it’s about the perfect marriage between creative, technology and business strategy in order to help clients achieve their vision of success and deliver the best possible customer experience.

Prior to TechBlocks, Prashant spent 5 years as one of Canada’s top Senior Solutions Architects and Consultants, and lead the development of MSN Sympatico Portal (the largest portal in North America of its time). He is an accomplished writer having authored several published whitepapers for Microsoft as well as numerous articles on digital transformation and customer experience.

Latest from Prashant Kumar

There is certainly a lot of hype and talk about IoT and all the attention is warranted! If “Big Data” was the transformative trend of the past few years, then IoT follows it as something that will completely transform and innovate businesses. Sometimes the hype is justified. Big Data is changing how companies operate because it allows them to be more...
Implementation of IoT is becoming easier through falling hardware costs, productivity gains, and the focus of major players such as Microsoft with their Azure IoT Suite. As it grows in scale and accessibility, IoT will fundamentally alter business operations and customer interactions. One of the industries that will benefit from IoT is retail, in fact it’s already...
Although there isn’t the same level of competition for utility andgreen energy companies as there is in some other industries, these companies can still benefit from technology that boosts their sales efforts, improves their overall customer experience and can allow them to make smarter business decisions.   “Developing a clear...
IoT is certainly a hot topic. We’ve already explored best practices for IoT implementation and its effects on logistics and the retail space. Now we’re diving into the utilities and green energy sectors, which are industries that can benefit greatly from the connectedness and efficiency that IoT brings. Energy usage is already a leader in IoT with the...