Elliot Payne | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Elliot Payne

Portrait of Elliot Payne


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Elliott Payne is a digital strategist and business consultant with over a decade of experience preparing private sector, public sector, and non-profits for the digital economy. First, by modernizing manufacturing facilities through implementing automated manufacturing processes and technology; then by helping startups and Fortune 500 companies build and market digital products and services.

Prior to founding Sense Datum, LLC, Payne established the service design practice at space150, an independently owned agency founded in digital. He was also a business consultant at Lawson Software (now a part of Infor) where he implemented Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software as a supply chain management lead. Payne began his career as a mechanical engineer before earning an MBA from Carlson School of Management.