Ken McCarthy

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Ken McCarthy

Name: Ken McCarthy

Born: September 20, 1959, in New Haven, Connecticut, USA

Computer-related contributions

  • American entrepreneur and Internet commercialization pioneer.
  • Founder of The System Seminar.
  • Originated the idea of using clickthrough rates as the key metric of website performance.
  • Organized and sponsored the first conference ever held on potential commercial applications of the World Wide Web.