John Weathington, President & CEO of Excellent Management Systems, Inc.
  • Customer Loyalty
    Customer Loyalty

    John helped Visa evolve its cardmember loyalty platform to enhance credit market adoption and attract large financial institutions to its loyalty offerings.

  • Behavioral Science
    Behavioral Science

    "I find it fantastic how I can just throw you into almost anything and you use your knowledge of process and technical organizations to do the job well." --Jennifer Selby Long, Owner, Selby Group

  • Big Data Analytics
    Big Data Analytics

    "We appreciate your ability to quickly model the client’s landscape, and provide insightful data investigation, discovery, and statistical analysis." --Michael F. Mason, Partner, Hogan and Hartson

  • Relationship Strategy
    Relationship Strategy

    "John has been a pleasure to work with on the board and in the Executive Committee. The more I’ve gotten to know John, the more I appreciate his skills." --Brett LaDove, Past President, Institute of Management Consultants

  • John Weathington
    John Weathington

    Top companies seek out John's expert insights, including: Visa, Paypal, Cisco, Hewlett-Packard, Dell, Sun Microsystems, HDS, Silicon Graphics, MCI, and CBS Interactive.

Ask your data scientists to call my data scientists

January 27, 2014

Instrumenting for Data Scientists:
New article published for TechRepublic: "Ask your data scientists to call my data scientists" In it, you'll learn how to build features in your analytic products that other data scientists can appreciate.

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Build big data adaptability through rapid experimentation

January 19, 2014

Rapid Experimentation:
New article published for TechRepublic: "Build big data adaptability through rapid experimentation" In it, you'll learn how the classic 3 Vs apply to an innovation funnel.

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What analytic managers can learn from neural networks

January 16, 2014

Neural Management:
New article published for TechRepublic: "What analytic managers can learn from neural networks" In it, you'll learn what I call neural management: an agile-ish approach to running big data efforts with data science teams.

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Legendary stories are central to big data success

January 8, 2014

Education:
New article published for TechRepublic: "Legendary stories are central to big data success" In it, you'll learn how powerful stories are to the success of your big data analytics.

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Data science education bare minimums for analytics teams

December 16, 2013

Education:
New article published for TechRepublic: "Data science education bare minimums for analytics teams" In it, you'll learn how much data science knowledge is required for each member of your data science team.

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Behind all great big data strategies is a great editor

November 26, 2013

Editors:
New article published for TechRepublic: "Behind all great big data strategies is a great editor" In it, you'll learn how to boost your data science team's performance, using professional editors.

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