Prof. Giuseppe MASCARELLA

Consultant, Board Member, Author, Trainer

Adj. Prof. Giuseppe Mascarella is a former Microsoft Group Manager and has won multiple WW awards on leading global innovation programs.
Architect of Data Science Projects (Apache Spark, Cortana Analytics). Former manager of Microsoft strategy consulting group, now the founder value centric boutique consulting firm. Author of the book, “Rapid Economic Justifications” and the related class “Executive Value Propositions”, he has been considered the industry leader in Value selling and benchmarking.
He is a frequent speaker at conferences, universities and seminars on Machine Learning. He has trained cutting edge teams at companies like Microsoft.
He works as an Adj. Prof. of Social Media Innovation at FAU (Florida Atlantic University) and is Principal at Value Amplify Consulting.
Specialties: 
Over 15 years of experience in leading edge go-to-market campaigns in HighTech (i.e. Microsoft, Suse Linux, 4WARD365, TJMax, etc)
Trainer for Apache Spark, R, Machine Learning
Author of the book: Rapid Economic Justifications

 

David SLIGHT

Principal IT Consultant

David focuses on how to accelerate change across people, work place, technical and business capabilities in large organizations.
Recently responsible for a global consulting delivery team, David continues to work closely on client engagements with large organizations to ensure they realize value from change.
David articulates the strategy and execution of change, drawing on wide experience of business architecture, transformation, change management, business and IT alignment, governance processes, adoption and the early realization of benefit to the business.
Specialties:
technology transformation, enterprise strategy, collaboration, change, mobile working, unstructured work, social computing, adoption, business process re-engineering, business consulting, management consulting practices.

 

Dinesh KUMAR

Principal IT Consultant

Creative Engineer in Capability & Technology Business Management + Strategist + Business/Enterprise Architect + Educator
Specialties:
Capability assessment and planning, strategic planning, IT governance, enterprise architecture, portfolio management, training.

 

 

Timothy MYERS

BlockChain Architect

Creative Engineer in Capability & To be defined
Specialties:
To be defined.

 

 

Andrew HINKES

BlockChain Legal Consulting

Creative Engineer in Capability & To be defined
Specialties:
To be defined.

 

 

Jacek LASKOWSKI

Apache Spark Master Trainer

Jacek is the developer and trainer for Apache Spark, Scala, Hadoop YARN, Apache Kafka, Apache Hive, Apache Mesos, Akka Actors/Stream/HTTP and Docker.
He has been author of Spark Notes at Mastering Apache Spark Event
Jacek covers the role Core Official Contributor to Apache Spark 2.0
He was a speaker at Spark Summit in NYC 2016
Specialties:
Apache Spark and Apache Kafka, with Scala, Hadoop YARN, Apache Hive, Apache Mesos, DC/OS and Docker.

 

Rob GRANDI

Data Scientist & Data Wrangler

Rob deals with innovative solutions, IT based, with strong influences in Business Intelligence, Data Mining and Risk Management applied to eCommerce, Retail, Biomedical and Financial area services. He mixes technical and business skills in order to support completely companies growing fast & making solid.
Specialties:
Big Data and Analytics: Spark, Hadoop, HBase, RevolutionR – NoSQL world: MongoDB, OrientDB and NEO4J
Web applications: ASP.Net (WebForm + MVC) – Business Intelligence: Microsoft BI Stack, Tableau, SAP BO 4.0, QlikView
Business Analysis: Planning and Forecasting, Cost Controlling – DB Management: SQL server 2005/2008/2012, MySQL, Postgres, Oracle 9i

 

Evan OSTER

R & SAS Master Trainer

Evan is a world-class Customer Analytics and Consumer Insights executive leading the strategic application of information to make value-adding impacts on the business, Marketing, brands, and customer relationships.
Evan has mined large behavioral databases for nuggets, insights, and targeted direct marketing programs.
Specialties:
applying advanced methods and analytical tools including:
Customer Lifetime Value, Pareto/NBD, A/B testing, regression, factor, discriminant, segmentation/cluster, canonical correlation, multidimensional scaling, conjoint, hierarchical Bayes, metaphor elicitation, and social media analytics

 

Rick IACCARINO

Junior Certified Data Scientist

He is our ®Microsoft Professional Data Scientist Certified (MPP, 2016). He is an Electronic Engineer with 10+ years of CRM Analytics experience at IBM
Among his competencies, Rick is a ®Microsoft Azure MAPA Consultant, he recently developed ®IBM Bluemix Consultant
Specialties:
R & T-SQL development, visualizations in MS Power BI & Tableau