Ian obtained an undergraduate degree in Economics from Ohio Wesleyan University. Following graduation, he pursued his MBA at the University of Pittsburgh. Ian returned to his hometown of Akron, Ohio where he joined Signet Jewelers as a Financial Analyst. While at Signet, Ian has held a number of roles including Market Planner, Senior Data Analyst, and most recently Manager of Enterprise Analytics. Ian was first introduced to Data Visualization in 2015 and has not looked back. In his current role, Ian is responsible for growing the data visualization community at Signet which includes office in Akron, Ohio and Dallas, Texas.