Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 09, 2013
Jim Manzi, co-founder and Chairman of Applied Predictive Technologies delivered the keynote address at the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) annual Technology Conference, “THE Tech EVENT”, on May 8th, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. Manzi, who recently authored “Uncontrolled: The Surprising Payoff of Trial-and-Error for Business, Politics, and Society” addressed how the convenience store industry can harness the power of their Big Data to drive significant shareholder value.
THE Tech EVENT drew hundreds of technology executives and professionals from the world’s leading convenience store retailers. The conference brought together thought leaders to discuss how technology executives can profitably drive innovation within their organization.
Jim Manzi said, “I greatly enjoyed engaging with an entrepreneurial audience at the forefront of Big Data. We are seeing greater participation from CIOs, CTOs, and technology professionals in making important business and strategic decisions across their companies.”
APT is the world’s largest purely cloud-based predictive analytics software company. APT’s Test & Learn software is revolutionizing the way Global 2000 companies harness their Big Data to accurately measure the profit impact of pricing, marketing, merchandising, operations, and capital initiatives, tailoring investments in these areas to maximize ROI. APT’s client portfolio includes Walmart, Staples, Lowe’s, Wawa, Sunoco, Thorntons, Hilton Hotels, and others. APT has offices in Washington, D.C., San Francisco, London, and Taipei. Visit http://www.predictivetechnologies.com to learn more.