There is a world-class Advisory Board providing guidance, networking, strategic advice, always on hand to help steer UBIX in the best direction, for the benefit of our customers and investors.
Jack Noonan is a private investor and served as transition executive of IBM from October 2009 to December 2009. From 1992 to October 2009, he served as president and chief executive officer of SPSS Inc, a software company specializing in predictive analytics. From 2008 to October 2009, Jack also served as chairman of the board of directors of SPSS Inc. and currently serves as a member of the board of directors of Morningstar, Inc. and Lionbridge Technologies, Inc.
Dan Fishback was the President and Chief Executive Officer of DemandTec, Inc., a provider of a cloud-based collaborative optimization network for retailers and consumer products companies from 2001 to 2013 that was acquired in 2012 by International Business Machines Corporation (IBM). From 2000 to 2001, Mr. Fishback served as Vice President of Channels for Ariba, Inc., a provider of solutions to help companies manage their corporate spending. Before that, he held sales and executive leadership positions at Trading Dynamics and Hyperion Software. Mr. Fishback currently serves on the board for several private technology companies including Conversica, Moogsoft, and Chairman of the Board of Prevedere. He is also a board member for public-traded Teradata.
Ksenija Draskovic is Associate Fellow and Head Data Scientist at Verizon Wireless. She has over 20 years of experience in using multichannel data sources to understand customer behavior providing key findings and actionable insights to business stakeholders, embedding those insights into business processes and deploying predictive analytics throughout the organization. Ksenija and her team cover a variety of analytics for Marketing, Finance, Real Estate department, including predictive modeling, Big Data integration, and unstructured data analytics. Ksenija is a regular speaker at Predictive and Big Data Analytics conferences in the US and Internationally.
John Larson is Senior Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton and a recognized data visionary, global business strategist and entrepreneur with an industry background encompassing energy, chemicals, transportation, healthcare, social welfare programs, pension programs, and technology. John also served as the global leader of Advanced Analytics at IHS Markit and before that Vice President and Managing Direction at IHS Global Insight. Over 20 years, he has championed advanced analytics as a leading-edge tool, even before the emergence of “Big Data” solutions.
John Santaferraro is the founder and CEO of Ferraro Consulting. With 20 years of experience as a big data analytics executive, analyst, and consultant, John provides strategic marketing consulting for big data companies and works with innovative companies to define their analytics roadmaps. Previously, he was the interim CMO at Diyotta and vice president of marketing at ParAccel until it was purchased by Actian, where he stayed in that position to help guide the transition. He began his career in technology as the co-founder of a data warehouse startup company that eventually sold to Teradata. Along the way, he has held executive big data marketing positions in top tech companies including Tandem, Compaq, and HP.
Tim Wassman has a 25-year history of growing, scaling and fixing field operations with outstanding success. He excels at bringing synergy to a solution-oriented, complex, team selling environment. Over ten years of success at the VP level at Dell Statistica, Qliktech, SPSS, Seebeyond Technology, Hyperion, among others. Tim has experience with software and software as a service (SaaS) delivery models, both direct and alliance leadership successes, and significant start-up, build and growth mode experience.