Kevin Edwards Cahill
Kevin Edwards Cahill is Dr. Deming’s grandson and currently volunteers full-time as the Executive Director of The W. Edwards Deming Institute®, a non-profit organization dedicated to fostering an understanding of The Deming System of Profound Knowledge ®.He also serves on the board of trustees, where he is a Successor Founding Trustee.
Kevin is responsible for guiding the global efforts to achieve the aim of The Institute and leads the strategic planning, management, revenue generation, operations, marketing and communication efforts.
Previously, Kevin was co-founder and CEO of ViewBridge, Inc. The company was founded in 1999 and through its operating division, AdConnections, implemented the first large-scale web-based sales system application for the broadcast television industry.
Prior to that, he was Vice President N.W. Regional Sales Manager for media rep firm, Katz Communications. His study and application of Dr. Deming’s philosophy led to his 1988 selection as a founding member of the Katz Kosmic Committee, a group tasked with providing guidance and leadership in the transformation to a new sales system. As chairman of the committee from 1995-1998 he helped guide the design and implementation of various sales, technology, and management systems.
Kevin was born and raised in Washington DC and currently resides in Southern California. He graduated from UCLA with a B.A. in history. He travels, speaks and presents extensively on behalf of The Deming Institute and in support of his grandfather’s message. Kevin is a member of the ASQ Deming Medal Committee.
Kevin is married to Judy, who also volunteers full-time for the Deming Institute and serves on the advisory board. His other interests include his beloved dog Brooklyn, road and mountain biking, various other outdoor activities and work with animal rescue organizations.