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Brad has lead and operated up and down the data stack, from data engineering and platform, to data science, to ML-based products and applied AI technology. He's a blend of Data, Product, and Engineering. Brad is currently the Senior Director of Data Science & Applied AI at 2k (publisher of video game franchises like NBA 2K, Bioshock, Borderlands, Mafia, XCOM and Civilization) where he manages a team of 25 Data pros (data scientists, ML scientists, and ML engineers). Previously he's been Head of Data, Head of Data Science, or Head of Data Science & Data Engineering for a number of successful silicon valley startups, and spent 8 years in Washington DC doing Engineering Management and Analytics in the National Security space. His academic background is Operations Research.
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