Robert Grossman, Founder & Chief data Scientist

Bob is the Chief Data Scientist of Open Data Group. He has been a leader in data science for over twenty years. From 1996 to 2001, he was the Founder and CEO of Magnify, which is now part of Lexis-Nexis and provides predictive analytics solutions to the insurance industry. In 2002, he founded Open Data Group, and since then it has been one of the pioneers scaling predictive analytics to large datasets. He is also the Chief Research Informatics Officer (CRIO), the Director of the Center in Data Intensive Science, and a Professor in the Division of Biological Sciences at the University of Chicago. He is the Founder and Chair of the Open Commons Consortium (OCC), a not for profit that manages and operates cloud computing and data commons infrastructure so that scientific, medical, health care and environmental research can make more effective use of big data.


Stuart Bailey, CTO

Stu is the Chief Technology Officer of Open Data Group. He is a technologist and entrepreneur who has been focused on analytic and data intensive distributed systems for over two decades. Stu is the founder and most recently Chief Scientist of Infoblox (NYSE:BLOX). While bringing successful products to market over the years, Stu has received several patents and awards and has helped drive emerging standards in analytics and distributed systems control. During his six years as technical lead for the National Center for Data Mining, Stu pioneered some of the very first analytic applications to utilize model interchange formats.


Peter Foley, CEO

Pete is Chief Executive Officer at Open Data Group. Pete has over 20 years of experience driving growth in the technology industry. Prior to Open Data Group, Pete was the Executive Chairman of Graphite Systems, a low latency, flash-based, big data appliance which was acquired by EMC. Pete also served as CEO of RingCube Technologies, PortAuthority Technologies, and at Infoblox (NYSE:BLOX).


Garrett Long, VP Marketing

Garrett is the VP of Marketing with Open Data Group. Garrett has worked with both fortune 100 and start-ups to create value added products and grow businesses. At Open Data Group, Garrett is focused on helping enterprises efficiently deploy their predictive analytics models to ensure maximum value from data science investments.