Executive Team

Tristen Tyler Blake | Founder | CEO

Tristen is an explorer, writer, and technology diplomat. In 2016 he founded the Machine Learning Society and grew its worldwide memberships to over 18,000 Data+Scientists . In 2018 he launched the CO Network, a Sci | Tech collaboration platform engineered to accelerate global innovations in Science, Technology and Culture.

Tristen's practice of cooperative game theory has brought together Governments, Academic Institutions, Fortune 500 companies and thousands of scientists to act on solving the world's biggest challenges. Tristen hosts a series of Science & Technology focused events and conferences in New York, Boston and San Diego that blend the line between Art, Science and Culture.

He speaks publicly about developing Smart Cities that live and breath through technology via Synthetic infrastructure."Innovation will not wait for us, so why should we wait for her!" Join his mission to ignite a global Computational Renaissance.

Angela Renae Mooney | Chief Business Development Officer

Angela’s contributions span across many notable organizations including NASA Tournament Labs, Lonely Planet, Zappos, Coca-Cola, Forbes, Uber, Zirtual etc. Over 12 years of experience working with start-up organizations listening to the voices of customers to develop key business development and account management processes. Angela’s exceptional project management and client skills has led to a track record of success with her firm belief in mastering the art of collaboration and transparent communication. She knows that solutions don’t come out of a box ready to plug and play. Her pride comes in identifying challenges quickly leveraging the capabilities of existing human capital to drive the direction of lean, virtual environments. She gets to know your landscape, your market and your industry to build and refine any existing infrastructure.

Phillip Bell | CIO, Lead Solutions Architect

When I'm not engineering, I am often jamming out to music, trying out delicious dishes, exploring spaceship Earth, and working to improve the spaces and lives around me.

Keegan Adam Mooney | CPMO | Human Resources

Keegan's experience in managing people has been a passion of his since 2010. As a leader in the United States Marine Corps, Keegan has had the opportunity to manage, direct, lead and mentor his subordinates, as well as his peers. Originally an Infantryman, Keegan would find his true calling as a Career Planner. Since 2016, Keegan has been responsible for recruitment, retention, mentoring and guiding personnel as an extension of the Marine Corps' Human Resources Department. Currently, he does the same for CO network at the Chief People Management Officer, while continuing to serve on Active Duty.

Books the team are forced to read ;)

Leadership | Organizational Effectiveness | Innovation

Behavioral Psychology | Consciousness | Networks

Beautiful Books | Lessons from History


Incredible Podcasts