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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

Deep learning: A high-risk/high-reward big data investment

March 4, 2014

Decisions:
New article published for TechRepublic: "Deep learning: A high-risk/high-reward big data investment" In it, you'll learn where deep learning--an advanced artificial intelligence techniqu--might fit into your corporate strategy.

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Swap KISS for MISS and commit to a simple data science strategy

February 26, 2014

Decisions:
New article published for TechRepublic: "Swap KISS for MISS and commit to a simple data science strategy" In it, you'll learn the Make It Super Simple (MISS) principle: how to turn complex designs into simple ones.

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Master the mechanics of facilitating a decision with your data science team

February 21, 2014

Decisions:
New article published for TechRepublic: "Master the mechanics of facilitating a decision with your data science team" In it, you'll learn how to leverage your data science team for making critical strategic decisions.

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Overspecialization throws data science dream teams off-balance

February 10, 2014

Team Growth:
New article published for TechRepublic: "Overspecialization throws data science dream teams off-balance" In it, you'll learn grow your data science team without sacrificing its effectiveness.

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Don't risk starting your big data exercise in the deep end

February 5, 2014

Risk and the 3Vs of BIg Data:
New article published for TechRepublic: "Don't risk starting your big data exercise in the deep end" In it, you'll learn how to dive into big data without sinking.

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Launch a big data strategy awareness campaign

January 30, 2014

Awareness:
New article published for TechRepublic: "Launch a big data strategy awareness campaign" In it, you'll learn how to measure organizational awareness of your strategy to incorporate big data analytics.

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