KnowledgeWatch revolutionizes how people acquire knowledge!

KnowledgeWatch is a Web service improving how companies research and innovate by automatically finding, acquiring, organizing and distributing relevant, key knowledge critical to their business.  KnowledgeWatch is a pioneer in the field of automated knowledge acquisition and knowledge management.

KnowledgeWatch dramatically reduces the costly job of finding relevant knowledge for companies and provides a scalable platform for automating their knowledge management system.  For those companies with an existing knowledge management system, KnowledgeWatch provides a harvesting layer to enhance that capability.

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Accessing key knowledge through our customer-tailored Knowledge Portals is now within three clicks for knowledge workers in companies and professional organizations.

  • KnowledgeWatch enables users to acquire relevant knowledge important to them in 1 to 3 clicks of the mouse
  • And, at the same time it provides a fast return on investment (ROI) to the company with a payback in as little as 2 to 3 months
  • Companies can provide rapid user availability with our pre built industry profiles

The company is located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. For more information, contact KnowledgeWatch at 248-427-0726

330 East Liberty, Lower Level
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104
Phone: 248-427-0726

The Team

Donald Hogan, CEO, Founder

Donald has 30 years experience in information technology including marketing, sales and software development at Burroughs Corporation. His experience includes work with three startup companies performing message management, data translation and SAP Integration for the Automotive Industry. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, and Operations Research from Kent State University.

John Boulahanis, PE, Director, Business Development and Strategy

John’s been focused on strategy and business development for 25 years. His experience spans product development (hardware and software), testing, quality, finance, logistics, customer care, and operations providing high impact sustainable solutions resulting in millions of dollars positive impact to the bottom line. John holds an MBA in General Management from the University of Michigan and a Master’s of Science in Electrical Engineering from Wayne State University.

Vince Chmielewski, Director, Marketing

Vince has a BS in computer science from the University of Michigan and a MBA from the New York Institute of Technology. He has been in the IT industry for 20 years. Vince is now serving on the Local Development Funding Authority (LDFA) SmatZone board, which provides funding in support of high technology enterprises in the Ypsilanti, Ann Arbor area.

Manfred Heisen, Board of Advisors

Manfred Heisen is a sales and strategic partnership advisor to KnowledgeWatch.  Mr. Heisen previously worked as Vice President International Business Development for Covisint, an information technology company originally launched as a consortium of General Motors, Ford and Daimler Chrysler. Later, Compuware Corporation acquired Covisint, expanding the business into healthcare, oil and gas, and other industries. Manfred also worked for SAP, where he created the SAP Partners Program.


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Bio Science:
KnowledgeWatch continuously works with several bio science companies and bio science incubators

KnowledgeWatch has worked with healthcare companies for several years