Ken Okajima
Supervising System Admin-AV Services
  ken.okajima@ellison.usc.edu
Ken has a BS in Business Administration from USC. At the Ellison Institute, Ken is the Supervising System Admin – AV Services, where he is harnessing the evolving technological tools to improve and expedite effective communications and collaboration to support the research, clinical and organizational leadership teams in the quest to improve the treatment of cancer.

Prior to joining the Ellison team, Ken built and sold an Audio Video Design and Integration company working on landmark projects like AEG’s JW Marriott Hotel and Conference Center and Ritz Carlton at LA Live, Waldorf Astoria in New York, Vinoy Renaissance in Florida and Wolfgang Puck Fine Dining establishments across the US. Live event productions include Science of the Marvel Cinematic Universe event to highlight the opening of Dr. Strange in LA, launch of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 at E3 featuring Snoop Dog, Preferred Hotels Global Conferences and numerous other corporate events.

Ken is grateful that Esther said “yes” to him 30 years ago, and for their three children, Deanna, Justine and William. Outside of work, Ken enjoys traveling, technology, music, and culinary adventures. 

Ken Okajima
Supervising System Admin-AV Services

ken.okajima@ellison.usc.edu
Ken has a BS in Business Administration from USC. At the Ellison Institute, Ken is the Supervising System Admin – AV Services, where he is harnessing the evolving technological tools to improve and expedite effective communications and collaboration to support the research, clinical and organizational leadership teams in the quest to improve the treatment of cancer.

Prior to joining the Ellison team, Ken built and sold an Audio Video Design and Integration company working on landmark projects like AEG’s JW Marriott Hotel and Conference Center and Ritz Carlton and LA Live, Waldorf Astoria in New York, Vinoy Renaissance in Florida and Wolfgang Puck Fine Dining establishments across the US. Live event productions include Science of the Marvel Cinematic Universe event to highlight the opening of Dr. Strange in LA, launch of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 at E3 featuring Snoop Dog, Preferred Hotels Global Conferences and numerous other corporate events.

Ken is grateful that Esther said “yes” to him 30 years ago, and for their three children, Deanna, Justine and William. Outside of work, Ken enjoys traveling, technology, music, and culinary adventures.