The Team, Informally

Celia
Celia Chase
  • Full scoop: My LinkedIn profile
  • My formal bio
  • Expertise: Demand generation, digital marketing, integrated marketing strategy, campaign creation, communications and writing
  • Claim to fame: Went to the same high school as Steve Jobs
  • Pet peeve: Cell phone texting in a movie theater
  • Bucket list destination: African safari
  • Favorite app/website: TED Talks
  • Person you admire:  Pema Chodron
  • Irrational fear of: Middle seats in airplanes

 

Stephen
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  • Full scoop: My LinkedIn profile
  • My formal bio
  • Expertise: International sales & marketing, Corporate strategy for market expansion, Marketing to highly technical audiences; HPC, Grid, Cloud, Big Data
  • Claim to fame: Author of the book Dark Matter, Dark Energy, Dark Gravity (cosmology), and the associated blog
  • Favorite subject in high school: Typing (I was the only guy in the class)
  • Bucket list destination: Myanmar (Mandalay)
  • Favorite app/website: Twitter.  Runner up: Google Translate
  • Person(s) you admire: Neil deGrasse Tyson and Brian Greene
Steve
SteveC-c2
  • Full scoop: My LinkedIn profile
  • My formal bio
  • Expertise: International sales and marketing, strategy development and implementation, sales programs that produce results, journalist for enterprise IT, cloud, HPC, and big data
  • Claim to fame: My first eBook, My digital Journey – A Digital Man in Analogue Age
  • Pet peeve: Tardiness
  • Bucket list destination: Climb Everest
  • Favorite app/website:  iTunes, theScore, Azumio, My Wonderful Days
  • Irrational fear of: Karaoke – go figure
  • Person you admire: Winston Churchill
Cindee
CindeeM-c
  • Full scoop: My LinkedIn profile
  • My formal bio
  • Expertise: Solving problems, getting results; marketing strategist, Communications and writing
  • Claim to fame: I can probably out-eat you
  • Pet Peeve: there/they’re/their, it’s/its, irregardless, you’re/your…(grammar nerd)
  • Bucket list destination: Palau
  • Favorite app/website: Google Maps
  • Irrational fear of: Being without a good book to read
Peter
Peter ffoulkes
  • Full scoop: My LinkedIn profile
  • My formal bio
  • Expertise: Technology Trends, Customer Needs
  • Claim to Fame: English accent, Hair – originally red, and a weird Welsh name with no capital letters.
  • Pet Peeve: People who think “Very Unique” is a valid expression.
  • Bucket list destination: Pluto – I can be optimistic sometimes!
  • Favorite app/website: “OMG! But, wait, have you seen this…?”
  • Favorite quote:  “You don’t take a photograph, you make it.”, and “The negative is comparable to the composer’s score and the print to its performance. Each performance differs in subtle ways.” – Ansel Adams
  • Irrational fear of: Entropy and irrational exuberance. Success takes a balance, but instant gratification takes too long!

 

Dan
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  • Full scoop: My LinkedIn profile
  • My formal bio
  • Expertise: Tech industry strategy, analysis, marketing, customer sentiment analysis/research
  • Claim to fame: In addition to being a technologist, I started a candy company:  Fat Man Candy
  • Bucket list destination: I’d like to visit places I’ve never been, like Russia, India, and maybe Des Moines
  • Favorite app/website: Love the Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Irrational fear of: Dying alone and in poverty or losing my Kindle

 

Shahin
ShahinK-c
  • Full scoop: My LinkedIn profile
  • My formal bio
  • Expertise: Competitive strategy, technology analysis from chips to apps, positioning and synthesis, marketing/sales alignment, soundbites
  • Claim to Fame: Once gave a presentation backwards by mistake but no one noticed
  • Pet Peeve: Cross-category lists, confirmation bias, quotes that are cute but wrong
  • Bucket list destination: Too many
  • Favorite app/website: ImageAlpha, Inkscape, Gimp
  • Favorite quotes: Change is best when it’s your own idea
  • Irrational fear of: Global warming. Oh wait, you said irrational!

 

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