Kevin Walker

Owner & Founder of CultureLab
Strategist | Trendspotter | Social Business Architect

Innovation Consulting

We help companies stay ahead of the curve and plugged into the relentlessly fast changing marketplace. Exponential technological change has placed a premium on innovation.

Cultural Strategy

Our philosophy is that the best strategies are formed from harnessing the best cultural insight, and having a real time understanding of consumer sentiment

Trends Intelligence

We understand the role of Big Data and how to utilize cutting edge tools to provide real-time consumer insight and real-time trends intelligence.

Lecturing and Speaking

Kevin Walker is an in demand lecturer and speaker on the topics of trends in pop culture, cultural intelligence, tech trends and the new economy.


CultureLab is a resource for those in the C-suite who need to keep up with exponential change.



  • The troubling numbers behind the Trump cabinet’s pricey trips
    Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price may have violated a federal policy that requires officials to use the cheapest travel options available by repeatedly taking chartered flights, the Washington Post reports. HHS’s inspector general is investigating the matter. It’s just the latest criticism leveled against executive branch officials over costly tr […]
  • As The AI War Rages, Google Assistant Is “Very, Very Likely” Coming To Nest’s New Secure System
    Nest is increasingly leveraging the Google AI brain trust to make its connected home devices smarter. When Nest introduced a new home security system called Nest Secure at a press event this week, there was one glaring omission from the announcement: An explanation of how natural-language AI created by Nest’s Alphabet sibling Google would eventually control […]
  • Charlotte Gainsbourg, Lizzo, And Cyrus Vs. Cyrus: The Week In Music
    These are the songs we recommend for your Productivity Playlist, volume 13. Before we begin this week’s new music roundup, some sad news: Joel Arbaje, original curator of The Week In Music, has departed Fast Company to go kill it as a photo editor at Men’s Health. That means I’m taking over the reigns, though hopefully with the finesse and critical eye Joel […]