Originally from New York, Joel earned a dual degree in information systems management and biology and was the Director of Enterprise Data for a Boston-based hospital. When his wife was offered a great job in the Bay Area, Joel made the cross-country trip to San Francisco, splitting his time between the East and West Coasts. When an exciting product management position opened up at Radius, Joel applied and was quickly hired.
Joel runs a daily stand-up to recap the previous days accomplishments, address any issues, give direction on goals, and set tasks. Joel leads the Aggregation and Profiling Teams, which are responsible for finding relevant and valuable data for inclusion in the Radius Business GraphSM. Every day, Joel investigates potential partnerships that can enhance the Graph’s richness and value.
“Don’t come in cold. Understand the business model, what predictive analytics is, and the different types of infrastructures that companies can run. Be up to date on current software technology.”
“We try to hire folks who, at some level, are pluggable—so we know you can hit the ground running. This is an environment where you can, very rapidly, implement new solutions and technologies whenever opportunity arises.”