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.



  • How Pie Became A Powerful Punchline In Political Provocation
    The rise and fall (and rise again) of dessert-based activism. When Sean Thompson showed up at a farm-to-table dinner at Sacramento Charter High School in September of 2016, he was there to serve up some just desserts to Mayor Kevin Johnson.Read Full Story
  • Ex-Facebook manager: The company cares about stopping negative press, not how its data is used
    The above allegation comes from Sandy Parakilas, a former operations manager on the platform team at Facebook, who worked for the company in 2011 and 2012. Writing an op-ed for the New York Times, Parakilas argues that Facebook can’t be trusted to regulate itself in an age of fake news and forging governments using its … Continue reading “Ex-Facebook manager […]
  • Germany has banned children’s smartwatches thanks to nosy parents
    The country’s telecoms watchdog, the Federal Network Agency, announced a ban on sales of children’s smartwatches that have a built-in listening system, the FNA announced in a press release. A number of children’s smartwatch makers offers an “eavesdropping” function on their smartwatches aimed at children between the ages of 5 and 12, which is designed … Cont […]