Allen Square | Junior Achievement of Greater New Orleans

Allen Square

As the founder and CEO of Square Button Allen Square brings over 20 years of experience in the consulting, education, IT, telecommunications, manufacturing, transportation, business process outsourcing, and private equity industries. Square has led transformation and program management teams in the public and private sectors that have led to lasting and transformational institutional improvements.  Square Button is focused on creating equitable value for its portfolio companies, clients, and communities they serve

Prior to forming Square Button, he served as Chief Information Officer and the Chief Technology and Innovation Officer for the City of New Orleans and PosiGen Solar Solutions, respectively. In addition to leading technology in both roles, Square was instrumental in driving innovation throughout the organization. At the City of New Orleans, Square also led a successful consulting team that focused on identifying and capturing revenue and cost improvements.

After completion of an MBA from The Wharton School, Square worked as a consultant with Bain & Company, Inc. Square also holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Tulane University and an MS in Telecommunications from Southern Methodist University. 

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