Dan Mallinger leads Think Big’s Data Science Practice and is obsessed with the organizational side of analytics.  He is known for his ability to lead creative analytics solutions that bridge business and engineering teams, which is supported by his unique background blending corporate research, technology, and business intelligence. Dan left academia for data-driven product development, most recently at Wireless Generation (acquired by News Corp).  In another life, Dan was a high school teacher in the Pittsburgh Public School System and in his spare time enjoys mixing novel cocktails.