Finance, Marketing Databases, Operations Research, SAS, Web Analytics
Joey Fitts has spent his personal and professional life bridging the gap between people, information and performance. His passionate insights and unwavering drive have guided the information and performance development efforts of many of the world’s leading organizations.
Fitts is recognized as an authority on business intelligence, performance management, and strategy execution. A frequent international speaker, Fitts has presented in over 20 countries and been featured in newspaper, radio and magazine media across North America, Europe and Asia.
Joey Fitts is co-author of the best-selling book, Drive Business Performance: Enabling a Culture of Intelligent Execution. Among the rave reviews are analytics guru Tom Davenport’s testimony, "If you want to understand, explain, and predict your company's performance, buy and read this book." Microsoft CFO Chris Liddell says, “Providing everyone in the organization with a clear understanding of how day-to-day decision making and tactical execution relate to organizational success is critical to running a high performing business. Drive Business Performance provides specific and easy-to-follow guidance to deliver results. A must read for any organization seeking to win.”
Drs. Kaplan & Norton, of Balanced Scorecard fame, praise Fitts for moving "the field of performance management forward in important new directions." Business Finance Magazine cites Fitts as a “recognized authority on business intelligence and performance management.”
Fitts has consulted over 25 of the Fortune 500, guest lectured Harvard Executive Education programs and the Stanford Executive Briefings, been featured in the SuccessFactors Research Thought Leader Network, raised over $16M in venture capital, and served on the Board of Advisors for InterVivos and the Computer Technology Industry Association (CompTIA). Fitts serves on the Board of Advisors of the Execution Premium Community (XPC), the world’s largest strategy execution community, sponsored by Harvard Business Publishing. He is also featured as a Global Thought Leader on the site, leading the Strategy 2.0 series.
Joey Fitts is Microsoft Corporation’s Enterprise Partner Global Lead for the Information Worker group.
There's No "One Version of the Truth" in Educating Ourselves
Thanks to Gary Cokins for the honorable mention in his recent blog post. Gary discusses an article by Craig Schiff entitled "An Incomplete Education: How Not to Get Your Team Up To Speed on Business Performance Management".