It's Not Just About the Data......the Power of Driving Impact Through Intent and Interconnectedness

Marcia Tal (Tal Solutions, LLC)
JumpStart, Great America-K

In this session, Marcia Tal will demonstrate how significant business value is being realized through sophisticated understanding of intent and interconnectedness, at scale. Follow Marcia as she highlights examples of complex and diverse organization’s recent successes in connecting varied data sources and utilizing emerging techniques to deliver new platforms, capabilities and products that drive large impact.

We are at an inflection point as business leaders reassess what is required AND who are the people that will transform operating models. Marcia’s experience and passion around talent and leadership development will provide insights as to the new roles in the C-suite required to compete in information-based business models.

Marcia plans to share a couple of new ideas with the audience and welcomes the opportunity to gain attendees perspective over the course of the conference.

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Marcia Tal

Tal Solutions, LLC

Marcia Tal is a highly respected executive and is widely recognized for creating and building Citigroup’s Decision Management function. She worked with the leaders of global businesses and introduced advanced analytical tools and a strong governance process into business decisions — to deliver organic growth, identify new revenue streams, and to enhance profitability while managing risk and maintaining appropriate controls. As a leader, Marcia translates her strategic vision into business initiatives. She transforms business models and produces innovative sources of revenue. Marcia can create and execute a global strategy within local markets. She has a passion for leadership and talent development within an ecosystem of partnership and community.
Marcia created a scalable, international organization embedded in more than 30 countries. Its charter was to seek significant industry breakthroughs for future franchise growth, across retail and wholesale banking products. She “stress tested” her business model through varying business cycles and market development stages (emerging/developed). Across these stages, businesses were better positioned to understand their customers, provide differentiated solutions and deliver rich results.
In founding Decision Management, Marcia leveraged her vast experience in Risk Management and Marketing to ensure that business decisions were rooted in data driven strategies and analytic disciplines that impact the P&L. The brand of Decision Management, a name that Marcia coined, represented integrity, tenacity and a culture of stretching boundaries to identify new business opportunities. Under Marcia’s leadership, the organization focused on deepening client relationships, maximizing business revenues and creating operating efficiencies.
Marcia is married and the mother of five children, and currently resides in New York.

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Marcia Tal
03/05/2012 4:56am PST

Thanks to all who worked so hard to make the Strata conference an extraordinary success! High energy, dynamic speakers, relevant topics and great networking across the broad emerging industry of Big Data. Please feel free to provide feedback on my remarks/presentation and ask any questions you would like me to address. Thanks in advance, Marcia


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