Lawrence has been breaking new ground in digital for more than 15 years. Leading diverse digital and social initiatives for companies like Procter & Gamble, Hasbro Inc. and Nokia, Lawrence is an innovator having founded three successful businesses. A serial entrepreneur, he has been recognized by The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Who's Who, Bloomberg Businessweek and National Public Radio.
Adrian has developed and managed all facets of technology from optics to wireless communications and from energy sustainability to information technology. A master of the software development life cycle, he completed scientific research and development on major projects for institutions such as Purdue, Harvard, Princeton and Accenture.
Vikas has over a decade of experience in information technology consulting and management. He also possesses deep creativity and a love of innovation—Vikas is the founder of several film and video production companies working on projects for such companies as Allstate, Accenture and Slalom Consulting.
EVP - Business & Growth Strategy
Dorsey is a proven leader. He has served as an executive at several companies providing business development and operating services. As CFO at LaFace Records, Dorsey managed the company’s growth from starting revenues of $12M to $110M in a six-year period. As an SVP of Arista Records, he was responsible for developing joint ventures, negotiating contracts, and supervising operations.
SVP Strategic Operations
Katherine is a metrics-driven and results-oriented leader with over 30 years experience. She focuses her time, talent, and energy to improve a companies profitability using her advanced skills in operations optimization, risk management, and technology integration. As an account manager at Digital Factory, Katherine looks to continue her track record of success.
Helen has a track record of growing established companies and launching new startups in technology and digital media. Her leadership has generated hundreds-of-millions in revenue for some of the market’s leading brands across the globe, LeapFrog, Livescribe, BlueFocus, and Touchjet. Helen specializes in global strategy, marketing, PR, business development and M&A. Her advisory role will support the senior team focusing on strategic opportunities in both technology and media industries.
EVP - Mobile Content Strategy
As an Executive Creative Director at Leo Burnett and as Chief Creative Officer of his own advertising agency, Jerry has managed brands that rely on using many media channels to reach their audience: webisodes, social, branded entertainment, ambient media, DRTV and direct mail on top of a steady diet of print, television and outdoor. He has led award-winning campaigns for clients like General Motors, U.S. Army Recruitment, Proctor & Gamble, and Allstate Insurance.
VP - Client Engagement
Wynndel Watts is a trusted business leader with over 30 years of IT sales, marketing, and
P&L management experience. As a Sales Executive at IBM, he was responsible for client relationships and business development in emerging technologies in a range of industries including, travel and transportation, retail distribution, energy and utilities, and health and wellness. Wynndel has put his particular brand of transformational leadership to good use not only for his clients but also in a range of philanthropic and civic activities. He serves on a number of boards and advisory committees in the Greater Cincinnati area.
SVP - Mobile Brand Development
As a former big advertising agency Creative Director, and Chief Creative Officer of his own advertising agency, David Thierry has a long history of being a conceptual and literate art director who challenges himself and teammates to achieve the best possible outcome. He has an exceptional visual and graphic sense and brings a passion for design to all of his work. He has led award-winning work for clients like Procter & Gamble, Kraft, and A-1 Steak Sauce.
SVP - Client Promotion Strategy
Dan is a creative innovator. With 25 years experience owning a top promotional products company, he brings to the team high level sales, marketing, and custom product development. Dan has always been ahead of the game introducing the newest cutting edge products and technology to his clients. Dan has immersed himself into digital marketing and interactive technologies over the past five years developing such things as the VR Dome showcased at this year's Super Bowl in Houston.
EVP - Product Development and Deployment
Lorenzo is a proven visionary IT leader adept at delivering game-changing business applications within the eCommerce, Financial Services, Insurance, and Real Estate space. He has led large divisional IT departments in multiple senior CTO and SVP roles at TCF, VP GE Capital, AON, and Munich American. A veteran of multiple startups and M&A integrations, Lorenzo's strengths and passions include thought leadership, innovative system architecture, process implementation, and business analytics.
Chief Data Scientist
Fereshteh has more than a decade of experience in chemometrics and data analysis. She is a seasoned data scientist in such areas as programing in MATLAB, including statistical analyses, data visualization, data mining, machine learning (supervised/unsupervised learning), feature selection, regression/pattern recognition (classification and clustering), and cross-validation. She has worked with a number of top technology companies in programming and analytics to extract knowledge from various data sets.
Senior Client Engagement and Promotion Strategy
Jonathan is passionate about innovation and networking. By combining the two, Jonathan has been a trusted business developer and client relationship manager for top Fortune 500 brands, NBA, NFL, MLB, and NBC Universal. His curiosity and never-ending drive continues to shape his experiences in marketing, digital, and business.
Director - Product Deployment
Vivek has over 15 years of IT experience. His passion for technology parallels his dedication to apply and deploy it for Digital Factory and its clients. With his extensive background in computer and mobile technology, Vivek has served as principle network engineer for three of the largest computer software companies in the U.S.
SVP - Accounting Services
Robert has over 10 years of tax experience ranging from corporate tax to the non profit sector. His organizational development and attention to detail has led him to work and consult with Fortune 500 companies where he's delivered exceptional accounting and tax services. Robert holds duel master degrees in accounting and tax.
EVP - Finance & Revenue
Alan is a seasoned financial executive who has led small to large finance and accounting teams for billion dollar divisions at such companies as Nielsen, Kraft, Tenneco Automotive, and Pentair. Alan specializes in business analytics, revenue optimization, corporate due diligence, process excellence, and mergers & acquisitions. His passion is in driving the top and bottom lines of the P&L through strong financial and accounting stewardship.
EVP - Client Engagement
Sharyl is a digital leader with a proven ability to drive sales, deliver flawless execution while meeting business goals for a variety of technologies. With over ten years of sales/marketing experience that include a variety of Fortune 500 companies, she has demonstrated an unmatched capacity to understand her client's needs and deliver innovative solutions.
Senior Project Manager
Joe has been driving technological innovation and continuous improvement initiatives for several years. He's a self-taught analyst who is team oriented with experience scripting in multiple languages including Python, SQL, Pl/SQL, C++. Joe's ability to juggle projects with precision has led to success at numerous companies including MSE-solutions, Bayer Material Science, and Westinghouse.
EVP - Federal Information Systems Strategy
Richard is an innovative, experienced leader, and team builder. For over 30 years he served in the Federal Government in small, medium and large organization executing supply chain management, energy operations, and Cyber-Audit compliant Information systems. He also managed an annual budget valued at $2.3B and developed a collaboration strategy for information systems and processes resulting in an annual savings of $2.6B. Richard drives innovation, efficient and effective operations at best value in demanding, complex environments.
Senior Analyst - HR
Marco is a forward-focused individual with experience in analytical and managerial financial relations. He provides guidance and leadership support to the finance team and the Digital Factory team. Marco is ambitious and has an insatiable appetite for learning that drives him towards the top.
Software Engineer - Android
Jing is a force to be reckoned with. Her brilliant work and experiences in software engineering have allowed her to excel in Android mobile development. Jing’s passionate about science and technology, and exercises her skills in Java, Matlab, and Eclipse. She has created games, apps and 3D models throughout her career.
Employee Relations Manager - HR
John started two health and wellness franchises from the ground up, and had a lot of experience in training and talent management. Because of that preparation, he provides real-world experience and know-how to the HR team. He’s not the boastful type, so when he tells you he’s focused and has a great ambition to contribute the continued success of Digital Factory you know he means it.
Digital Marketing Associate
Martin has lived in many regions of the Americas and has a strong desire to further his understanding of marketing. He is used to communicating and executing creative ideas within diverse teams of individuals. With strong problem-solving abilities and ability to analyze trends in local and regional areas he has successfully designed and sold products in many different types of diverse markets.
Yangge is a user focused individual with high attention to detail. He has created user interaction designs for MTS mobile application and worked with design teams to better improve user experience of various Dell and Alienware products. With several years experience in user research, user testing, and focus groups Yangge is here to ensure users receive a seamless experience.
Senior Executive Coordinator
Taylor is a well organized individual with several years experience. She possesses a diverse set of skills that are led by her detail-oriented manner. Taylor is a hard worker who looks to apply her knowledge to improve Digital Factory.
Shengwei is a software engineer with a background in business information systems and business intelligence. She has experience in full-stack development and experience working with Java and Python frameworks. Shengwei has designed data models, implemented Python Flask RESTful, and implemented Android Library and demo App.
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of combined tech expertise in creating and managing multimillion-dollar, mission-critical projects.
of combined marketing and advertising experience ranging from fortune 100 clients to tech startups.
of combined analytic experience managing, developing design and procedures for metric reports and market analysis.