Donald  Thompson

Donald Thompson

As CEO of the technology company I-Cubed, Donald Thompson dramatically grew the organization from 16 to 130 employees until it was acquired by the global technology enterprise, KPIT in 2014. Currently, Donald is the CEO for Creative Allies, an integrated marketing firm that focuses on helping celebrity and consumer brands execute marketing campaigns and engage customers. Donald also serves on the Board of Directors for iCiDIGITAL, a spin off business from I-Cubed, where he groomed his successor from technologist to President. With a focus on accelerating North Carolina's next generation of technology companies and entrepreneurs, Donald also is an advisor and investor to several startups and successful firms. . A former college athlete, Donald has stayed involved in sports as franchise owner for the High Country Grizzlies of the National Arena League. Donald is currently authoring his first book, Underestimated: A CEO’s Unlikely Path to Success. Visit