Profile of Rich WagnerPresident and CEO of Prevedere
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With an extensive background in IT strategy and innovation, Rich Wagner has seen first-hand the power that external big data can bring to a company's financial performance. Today, as president and chief executive officer at Prevedere, Rich helps industry-leading companies like RaceTrac Petroleum, Masonite and Brown-Forman to look beyond their own walls for key external drivers of financial performance. He has uniquely positioned Prevedere as a complementary solution to existing forecasting platforms by tying the right external economic factors to corporate performance. Combining the power of big data, machine learning and predictive analytics, Prevedere drives unprecedented forecast accuracy. Under Rich's leadership, Prevedere has been named a "Cool Vendor in Information Innovation" by Gartner and an FP&A Innovation Awards winner in Forecasting and Planning. To learn more, visit www.prevedere.com.
Articles by Rich Wagner
As new tools help to automate data collection and cleaning, the role of data scientists is evolving into one where they deliver more value to their organizations.
Automation and greater involvement by business managers with the analytics team are just a couple of the changes that are in store for data science.
Prevedere CEO Rich Wagner takes a look at the skills that IT leaders share and what they might need to work on to move into a CEO role.
The IT organization has to carve out its role in a company's analytics strategy. What works? Either of two approaches.
Learn how business and IT executives can forge more fruitful relationships to take advantage of the power of data analytics.
Rich Wagner, president and CEO of Prevedere, shares six guidelines he's developed based on his own experiences seeing good data left to waste at major enterprises, including the Fortune 500 chemical company where he once worked.
The personal story of how one executive transformed an unused business intelligence system.