Frank Mendoza

Data-driven Senior Executive with expertise in business transformation, AI, and startups


Frank Mendoza is an accomplished Senior Executive, Consultant, and Thought Leader with more than 20 years of success across the IT, consumer goods, food processing, healthcare, and digital marketing industries. Leveraging extensive experience with AI and business development, he is a valuable advisor for an organization seeking guidance on global growth or scaling. His broad areas of expertise include disruptive innovation, startups, business transformation, analytics, and machine learning.

Throughout his executive career, Frank has held leadership positions with Catalytics, YouEarnedIt, 3M, Dell, MarketVine, Wyman Gordon, and Imation.

2015 - Present

Founder/CEO - Catalytics


  • Started from zero and built a multinational Fortune 500 client list that has continued to grow over the past four years
  • Created an Artificial Intelligence (AI) application focused on helping HR professionals retain top talent; the application won third place in North America at the IBM Watson 2018 global competition

2015 - 2015

Director, Customer Success - YouEarnedIt


  • Determined the top 15% strategic accounts based on multi-tiered indicators with an outreach program to reduce churn
  • Developed and implemented processes to enable growth and scale hundreds of accounts
  • Created and implemented the onboarding process and CRM for the company

2013 - 2015

Division Unit Executive Leader/Business Unit Manager, Services and Support COE - 3M


  • Spearheaded the growth strategy regarding an acquisition in the MVSS services and support organization
  • Directed and grew a team of more than 200 team members
  • Created P&L views of existing services portfolio to improve profitability
  • Negotiated terminations and exits, resulting in annualized savings worth $10M

2000 - 2013

Director, Strategy and Business Transformation, Small and Medium Business


  • Built new emerging business sales motion, focusing on market-driven outbound campaigns with more than 20% year-over-year growth
  • Earned the SMB FY12 Significant Achiever Award in 2012 and SMB General Manager and Vice President Award in 2011 for exceptional work performance
  • Facilitated multiple Dell acquistions, including the Dell KACE acquisition to attain 113% of annual sales plan and 250% for scaled annualized revenue

I’m Available To Advise On The Following Subjects

Business Transformation

Artificial Intelligence

Business Development

Business Process Improvement

Company or executive-specific business strategy

Input and advice on a key project

Serve as a sounding board and second opinion on a key decision

Due diligence on a significant business purchase