Dr. Kevin Grell is an adjunct faculty teaching Finance at the College of Business. He is the CEO of Los Angeles-based APEN Designs, Inc., a firm specializing in crowdfunding marketing. He teaches RS 4990 (Sustainable Economics) at the Lyle Center.
Grell also teaches a course titled "Real Options and Managerial Incentives to Invest" at the University of Southern Denmark. His research specialty is on the various applications of real options approach in entrepreneurial finances and crowdfunding. He is also a regular contributor to WIRED Magazine.
He received his Ph.D. (business economics) and master's and bachelor's degree (mathematics and economics) from the University of Southern Denmark.