Chance has been focused on unlocking the value from data his entire career. At Blacklight Solutions he is focused on transforming the way organizations work with their data and how they use it to create value for their products and teams. For the past 15 years he has been engaged as a consultant with the Fortune 50 in the United States as well as internationally by some of the most successful organizations in the world. He is the inventor of Data Current (Patent Pending), a new technology that assists organizations in finding the right data for decisions from foreign and even unstructured data sources. Chance was Senior Scientist for Ideal Innovations, an award-winning inventions company where he conducted R&D for clients such as the the United States DoD as well as foreign governments producing real-world solutions that are currently used around the globe. Chance has a B.S. in Computer Science from The University of Texas at Austin as well as an M.S. in Biomedical Informatics from The University of Texas at Houston.
Giovanni has been delivering software solutions for Fortune 500 companies and early stage startups for over 18 years. Prior to founding Blacklight Solutions in 2009, Giovanni was the Senior Director of Development at AlterPoint, managing multiple development teams and successfully transitioned the product through acquisition to Versata Enterprises. Prior to that, Giovanni worked on various projects in retail financial trading and consumer based web portals. Giovanni graduated from Wesleyan University and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics.
Director of Sales and Marketing
Steve is a senior sales and marketing leader who brings a business perspective to data analytics and business intelligence. Throughout his career, Steve has been a big proponent of utilizing data to measure the sales performance and success of his teams and his marketing initiatives. In fact, he believes data is the most important resource your business has. “Data optimizes the supply chain, distribution, pricing, and the products and services offered to customers. Businesses that most efficiently and effectively use data, win!” said Steve.
Manager of Business Intelligence Solutions
As Manager of Business Intelligence Solutions, Daniel Woods brings six years of development experience to the Blacklight Solutions team. Using various platforms and database tools, he has tailored solutions to fit client needs for user bases from fifty to a few thousand users. Past web-based projects include clients in the Defense, Telecommunications and Energy industries. Daniel graduated from the University of Missouri–St. Louis and holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science.