Director of Enterprise and Market Analytics, Signet Jewelers
Gary grew up in northeast Ohio where he currently lives with his wife and kids. He has always had a passion for data, specifically geospatial data, which led him to pursue his BA and MS in Geography from the University of Akron. In 1996 he began his career as a Geographer for the U.S. Census Bureau in Detroit, working on the TIGER files for Census 2000. After the Census he returned to Ohio to work at Signet Jewelers in the field of geospatial analytics. He has held various roles within Marketing and Real Estate and currently leads a team of enthusiastic analysts in a newly created Enterprise Analytics department, which relies heavily on Alteryx and Tableau. He is also an Alteryx ACE.