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Doug Barton
Director, Portfolio Marketing, IBM Analytics

Doug is Director of Portfolio Marketing for IBM Analytics. His team’s mission is to understand the challenges facing modern financial, operational and sales performance management practices and the application of technology to drive breakthrough analytic results in performance, governance, risk and compliance processes. With over twenty five years in accounting, corporate finance and enterprise software he is responsible for sharing the depth and breadth of IBM Analytic solutions to solve problems and deliver results.

Doug is a graduate of the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a Certified Public Account.  He completed his undergraduate work at the University of Wisconsin.  Finally, Doug is also a husband, a father to two terrific daughters and an Ironman-distance triathlete.

Innovation, inspiration and practical intelligence: IBM Vision 2016

Innovation, inspiration and practical intelligence: IBM Vision 2016

May 5, 2016 | by Doug Barton, Director, Portfolio Marketing, IBM Analytics
IBM Vision 2016 continues a strong tradition of inspirational and innovative presentations and discussions that shape the transformation of professions and organizations in ways that enable outthinking challenges that lie ahead. Get a unique perspective on this event from Doug Barton, director,...
Create your own luck with analytics

Create your own luck with analytics

October 16, 2015 | by Doug Barton, Director, Portfolio Marketing, IBM Analytics
Dave Haase cycled 3,000 miles during the 2015 Race Across America, all while using IBM Analytics to monitor heart rate, distance ridden and power output. What can businesses learn from Dave’s extraordinary feat of endurance?
Sweat, grit and analytics to get to the finish line first

Sweat, grit and analytics to get to the finish line first

June 5, 2015 | by Doug Barton, Director, Portfolio Marketing, IBM Analytics
The Race Across America (RAAM) transcontinental U.S. ultramarathon bicycle race is a highly grueling test of endurance and fortitude. Discover how ultracyclist Dave Haase and his crew incorporate high-powered, advanced analytics into the intense training that help him go the distance in this event.