Founder and CEO
301 South 13th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
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Bradley Walker is founder and CEO of Nanonation Incorporated, a Lincoln, Nebraska-based software developer and systems integrator for digital merchandising and consumer messaging in the retail, hospitality, entertainment, travel and ﬁnancial services industries. Since starting the company in 2000, Mr. Walker has led Nanonation's rise to prominence in the digital media industry, garnering the 2006 Retail Kiosk of the Year, 2006 Best of Show and the 2005 Industry Leader awards from KioskCom, the 2005 POPAI Digital Retailer of the Year Award for Mazda and the 2003 Kiosk of the Year Award from Kiosk Magazine for Burger King. Their full client list is a who's who of international brands, including Apple, AT&T, Yahoo!, Nike, Adidas, State Farm, T-Mobile, Harley-Davidson, Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Discover Card, Build-A-Bear Workshops, Louis Vuitton, Alamo/National Car Rental, and Dell among many others. His team has led the development of groundbreaking technologies for digital merchandizing, including the ﬁrst interactive HD video system in 2003 and RFID-based point-of-purchase displays in 2004. Mr. Walker holds 3 US Patents for digital media systems.
Mr. Walker has spent the last 15 years building Lincoln-based technology companies. Prior to forming Nanonation, he co-founded UNIDENT LLC. and helped lead the consolidation of the dental software market. During his tenure in the health information systems industry, Mr. Walker led innovations in ﬁelds of clinical digital imaging, voice activation technologies for data entry, and business applications for hand-held platforms, as well as serving on the American National Standards Institute's Committee for Health Informatics.
Bradley is a Lincoln native and attended Lincoln High and the University of Nebraska, where he represented the Huskers in the 1987 National Debate Tournament Final Four. Mr. Walker was the recipient of the University's Walter Scott Entrepreneurial Business Award in 2004, the Lincoln Business Journal's Business Person of the Year in 2005 and the 2006 UNL College of Business Administration's Young Entrepreneur award. Nanonation is an active community partner, working with the Lincoln Public Schools Technology Focus Program, the J.D. Edwards Honors Program, and UNL's Computer Science Department, Business College and NET, among others. The company is an active supporter of the Lincoln United Way campaign and Mr. Walker serves on the Board of Directors of Lincoln Downtown Rotary Club #14. His wife is a senior analyst for the Gallup Organization and they have two children.