About The Speaker
Dr. Zack Protogeros completed his PhD in Astrophysics and Cosmology at the Ohio State University and served as a Human-Computer Interaction researcher at the Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas. Zack has worked as a consultant for Cap Gemini Ernst & Young, Head of the Web Services division implementing projects throughout the European Union for European Dynamics, and as a founding member for two startups, one in the travel industry and a second in the big data analytics space. Currently Zack works as the Sr. Director for Advanced Analytics, Enterprise Data and Analytics Center of Excellence for First Technology Federal Credit Union. In this role Zack is heavily vested in evaluating member lifetime value for fixed and revolving products, in an effort to utilize results towards segmentation and hyper-personalization of First Tech's member basis. In addition, Zack and his team spearhead the Features Repository effort that lends itself to member discovery, getting to know First Tech members needs, and marketing campaign optimization..In short, Zack's profile represents a synthesis of deep subject knowledge on data and analytics, combined with a strong collaborative spirit, transformational capacity, thought leadership and executive presence.