About Us

Mission

To become the leading Knowledge and Innovation Consulting company to help organizations of any size to deliver tangible business value from their knowledge; by designing knowledge management strategies and frameworks, delivering knowledge management initiatives, and providing essential knowledge management toolkits. Transforming companies from business as normal to a learning organization.

President & CEO

Cory Lee Cannon
President & CEO Cannon-Lear Enterprises L.L.C
& Knoco Austin

Cannon-Lear Enterprises L.L.C is headed by Cory Cannon

Cory has over 20 years’ in Military Knowledge and Innovation Management, performance improvement, collaboration, and virtual working with his time with the United States Marine Corps the United States Army, and Army Reserves. He deployed multiple times to the Middle East and has conducted Knowledge Management activities in both a garrison and deployed environments. 

Cory spent 8 years working for the Department of Army as a Government Civilian.  He was the Information Security Analyst at Center for Army Lessons Learned where he reviewed Lessons Learned from around the world and briefed Liaison Officers the importance of ensuring accurate yet operationally sensitive lessons learned reports on the appropriate systems. He was also the Knowledge Management Specialist for U. S. Army Futures Command and the Chief of Knowledge Operations for United Nations Command, Combined Forces Command, and the United States Forces Korea. He has also set up 6 Knowledge Management Offices in both Civilian and Military capacities. 

Cory is a Certified Knowledge Manager through the International Knowledge Management Institute and has taken the Army Knowledge Management Qualification Course to receive the additional skill identifier of Knowledge Management Professional. He also has a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Emporia State University a master’s degree in Political Science from Fort Hays State University and currently a Ph.D. student at Bangkok University in the area of Knowledge and Innovation Management. He  published ‘Knowledge Management in a Combined/Joint Environment’

Contact Mr. Cannon at cannonco@cannonco.net to learn about the Knowledge Management consulting services for both military and civilian companies in the United States.

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