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John Foreman

John Foreman
Chief Data Scientist, MailChimp

Website | @John4man

John Foreman is the Chief Data Scientist for where he leads MailChimp’s data product development effort called the Email Genome Project. He also runs the Data Science for Managers course at Analytics Made Skeezy.

John holds a graduate degree in Operations Research from MIT and has worked as an analytics consultant for the Department of Defense, Coca-Cola, Royal Caribbean International, and Intercontinental Hotels Group. His expertise is in optimization modeling, revenue management, and predictive modeling.


Data Science Beekman Parlor - Sutton North
John Foreman (MailChimp)
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MailChimp's first big data effort, the Email Genome Project, was internal, focused on abuse-prevention. But once this centralized storage and analytics capability demonstrated its practical value, the company turned toward crafting user-facing big data products. This talk will detail the results of MailChimp's effort to democratize big data analysis in email marketing for their users. Read more.


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