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Dr. Rado Kotorov is vice president of Product Marketing for Information Builders and works both with the Business Intelligence and the iWay product divisions to provide thought leadership, analyze market and technology trends, aid in the development of innovative product roadmaps, and create rich programs to drive adoption of BI, analytics, data integrity, and integration technologies. He strives to make BI and business analytics more accessible, intuitive, and collaborative through the adoption of innovative Web 2.0, advanced visualization, predictive modeling, search, and mobile technologies. Prior to his current role, Dr. Kotorov, was executive director of Strategic Product Management and Competitive Strategy. Active Technologies, InfoAssist, Magnify, RStat, Enable, Mobile Favorites, and the BI Portal are just a few of the products that have been developed and launched by his team.

Dr. Rado Kotorov has a Ph.D. in Decision and Game Theory, and institutional economics from Bowling Green State University. He has also published various papers and articles on business processes, emerging technologies, intellectual property rights, CRM, KM, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

Leadership for the Future: Ethics and Leadership in a Tech World

July 22, 2016

When it comes to ethics in the tech world we have two big topics to discuss. The first is identifying the ethical challenges and the second is determining how we nurture ethical awareness in...

Leadership for the Future: Why the CIO Will Be Tomorrow’s CEO

May 12, 2016

In my last Leadership for the Future post, I outlined a few ways that organizational structures will need to shift in the next five to 10 years to adapt to our technology-driven world. With a...

The Rise of PDF 2.0

April 27, 2016

Note: this post originally appeared on Business 2 Community.  The Portable Document Format (PDF) is deeply engrained in today’s business landscape. With an unmistakable acronym and incredibly...

Leadership for the Future: Operating in a Technology-Driven World

April 25, 2016

The future is on our doorsteps. In the first piece of my Leadership for the Future series, I wrote about the rapidly advancing technology landscape. From AI to robotics, in the next five to 10 years...

Leadership for the Future: What Does Tomorrow Look Like?

April 12, 2016

Technology’s ability to deliver a competitive advantage is driving digital transformation in nearly every industry. From healthcare to manufacturing, it’s hard to find an area of business that hasn’t...

Gartner’s 2016 CIO Priorities Are Right on the Money

January 19, 2016

Gartner’s top CIO priorities were just released, and BI and analytics is at the top followed by cloud, mobile and digitization. To us, this comes as no surprise. We have been advocating pervasive BI...

Santa Wish List from a Data Analyst

December 21, 2015

*as told by Dr Rado Kotorov, chief innovation officer at Information Builders Dear Santa, I’ve had a good hard think about what I want for Christmas. 2015 has been a good year for me – my work is...

2016: A Look into the BI and Analytics Crystal Ball

December 02, 2015

It’s that time of year again. The holidays are right around the corner, and the new year is fast approaching. It’s time to look back on the progress and successes that we’ve seen in 2015 and give...

Turn Insights into Action with Information Builders

November 30, 2015

At Information Builders, we’re proud to have our finger on the pulse of the latest BI and analytics breakthroughs, and we’re always working hard to get ready for what’s next. As you may know,...

Taming the Black Friday Madness with Data

November 23, 2015

The ‘perceived value’ created by retail ‘discounts’ has interested behavioral economists for some time. Flash sales and bargain hunting can bring out irrational behavior in even the most logical...