Ken leads Analytics at Facebook. Previously, he was VP of Analytics and Platform Technologies at Zynga; founder and CEO of LucidEra, which pioneered the creation of the on-demand analytics market; VP & General Manager at Siebel CRM OnDemand and VP of Marketing for Siebel Analytics; Senior VP of Products at Salesforce.com; and cofounder and CEO of Emergent Corporation, a consulting firm focused on building large-scale data warehousing solutions. He began his career in the Scalable Systems Division at Oracle and holds a Bachelor’s in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from Harvard and a Master’s in Business from Stanford. Ken is a Data Elite advisor.
As Director of Data Platform at Stitch Fix, Jeff Magnusson leads the team responsible for building a robust and scalable algorithms platform that leverages machines and expert human resources to generate innovative recommendations and insights.
Previously, Jeff managed the Data Platform Architecture group at Netflix, where he helped lead the design and implementation of the Big Data platform Netflix uses for batch computation in the AWS cloud. He holds a PhD from the University of Florida. Jeff is a Data Elite advisor.
Jerome is founder and CEO of CaliStream, a fully managed service on the AWS cloud enabling easy streaming of large volumes of events from applications to Hadoop and Hive. Before founding CaliStream, he was instrumental in integrating Honu for Netflix and Riot Games, and was on the Hadoop team at Yahoo!, where he designed, built, and open-sourced Chukwa, a data collection system for monitoring large distributed systems. Jerome is a Data Elite advisor.