#23 Mario Vinasco - Marketing Analytics and Data Science Mgr
Summary: Mario is an Electrical Engineer from Colombia. He went to Silicon Valley to do his Masters at Stanford University and stayed to build a career in Marketing Analytics. He has incredible experience and has worked at Intuit, Google, HP, Symantec and Facebook. He currently works at Uber as Marketing Analytics and Data Science Manager. We speak about: - Starting in marketing analytics without knowing anything about it - Data dictators and why multiple versions of the truth are necessary - The importance of data science education in organisations - How to pick the best predictive model for your applications - How to use people analytics - Google style - Why your job is to empower your stakeholders - How to stand out during interviews Show notes: www.datafuturology.com/podcast/23 Mario is based in the San Francisco Bay Area And as always, we appreciate your Reviews, Follows, Likes, Shares and Ratings. It really helps new data scientists find us. Thank you so much, and enjoy the show!