Innovative Manufacturers' Center
Driving Manufacturing Growth and Job Creation in Central Pennsylvania
You know utilizing your safety data can help you drive productivity, build a strong safety culture, and identify opportunities for continuous improvement to safety procedures. But gathering and analyzing your data can be time-consuming. How can you simplify your data collection and make it work for you? Join KPA speakers Deren Boyd, SVP New Markets, and Dagen Boyd, Director of Business Development, as they cover:
Dagen Boyd, Director – Business Development, KPA
Dagen Boyd co-founded iScout, a safety and quality software designed to help manage people, processes, and equipment, and has served on the iScout leadership team since 2012. Along with partners Deren Boyd and Josh Wright, Dagen contributed to consistent growth and product improvements. iScout was acquired by KPA Services, an EHS industry leader backed by Providence Equity Partners. Prior to iScout, Dagen was National Sales Manager for the oil & gas division of Davis Supply Company in Edmond, OK from 2013-2018. He also served as Director of Corporate Development for Crescent Services, LLC, an oilfield services company based in Oklahoma City, OK. Dagen graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Journalism in 2000 and a Masters of Adult and Higher Education in 2003.
Deren Boyd, SVP New Markets, KPA
Deren Boyd is the Senior Vice President of New Markets for KPA, where he leads the growth strategy and expansion into new industries. Deren also oversees the direction for KPA EHS software, with focus on innovative new feature development based on client input and market demands. Prior to KPA, Deren co-founded iScout, a health and safety focused SaaS software. Previous to iScout, Deren held the position of Vice President for Safety and Compliance for the Oklahoma City based Crescent Companies from 2011-2016. Before he began his career in health and safety, Deren worked in intercollegiate athletics at the University of Oklahoma serving as Assistant Athletics Director of Development and Director of Basketball Operations from 2003-2010. Deren graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelors of Health & Sports Science in 1998 and a Masters in Adult and Higher Education in 2006.