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Ken Price

VP Product Management & Development, Mobile Division,
Samsung Canada
Toronto, ON, Canada
Ken Price is the Vice President, Product Management & Development for the Mobile Division at Samsung Electronics Canada. He is responsible for all aspects of the Product Marketing, content and services development and technical certification for Canadian mobile products. The portfolio includes the Galaxy smartphones and tablets as well as the growing line up of Gear wearables and accessories that provide Samsung customers with a unique ecosystem of experiences.

Having joined Samsung Canada in April 2010, he has been instrumental in helping SECA’s Mobile division achieve the #1 position in consumer preference and market share. He has held various sales and marketing roles within the Mobile Division, serving Consumer as well as B2B segments. He drove the successful launches of Galaxy S and Galaxy Note smartphones and the Galaxy Tab families in the Canadian market, introducing the benefits of second screen technology viewing and increased productivity on the go. Most recently he oversaw the launch of the Gear wearables, including the Gear VR which opens up the world of virtual reality and 360 degree content to a mass audience who can use their Galaxy smartphone and a simple device to enjoy immersive video and gaming.

Prior to joining Samsung, Ken held various marketing leadership roles at Cisco Systems, Bell Canada, Hewlett-Packard and Compaq Computers, as well as having been a Principal at Digital Cement, a Toronto based marketing agency specializing in interactive channels. Ken holds an HBA from the Ivey School at Western, where he started his career as a Lecturer.

Ken lives in Toronto with his wife and two children. An unabashed believer in the power of music and fan of the independent music scene, he’s been known to hit the cymbals a time or two in the name of Canadian Rock and Roll.