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Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY
David Boyle

David Boyle
Customer Insights Director, Harrods


David Boyle leads customer strategy and insights at Harrods, the biggest and most iconic department store in Europe. David is passionate about helping businesses to build analytics-driven decision making to help them make quicker, smarter, and bolder decisions. Previously, he built global analytics and insight capabilities for a number of leading global entertainment businesses covering television (the BBC), book publishing (HarperCollins Publishers), and the music industry (EMI Music), helping to drive each organization’s decision making at all levels. He builds on experiences working to build analytics for global retailers as well as political campaigns in the US and UK, in philanthropy, and in strategy consulting.


9:50am–10:00am Wednesday, 09/30/2015
Location: Javits North
David Boyle (Harrods)
Average rating: ***..
(3.76, 76 ratings)
Are creative businesses the last battleground for data-driven decision making? Drawing lessons from successes and failures in the music industry, book publishing, and TV, David Boyle will argue for a negotiated settlement in the war between data and creative, and show how long-term and mutually beneficial peace can work. Read more.
4:35pm–5:15pm Wednesday, 09/30/2015
Data-driven Business
Location: Hall B
David Boyle (Harrods)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 4 ratings)
Drawing lessons from successes and failures in the music industry, book publishing and TV, David Boyle will share five lessons that are essential if you’re to use data to make a difference in creative businesses. Read more.