Kurt Baumberger

About the Author

Kurt Baumberger has written two books on innovation based on his 30 years of experience launching everything from Advil to Powerade to iPhone apps to Tesla. In his latest book, Innovation Navigation, he helps complex organizations strip risk out of innovation while accelerating adoption. He started his career on Madison Avenue, spent a decade at The Coca-Cola Company, before becoming a serial entrepreneur building B2B and B2C software solutions.

Kurt graduated from the College of William and Mary with a Psychology degree. He earned an MBA at Duke University where he is a Design Thinking Instructor at their Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute. During his spare time, Kurt enjoys tennis, hiking with his German Shepard and playing drums.

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John Fenstermaker VP, Chief Innovation Architect - Data & Analytics
Jason Fry AVP of Employer Services Marketing and Product
Benjamin Teal
Rissa Reddan SVP Marketing, Commercial
Jennifer Reid VP, Vertical Marketing Leader - Automotive
Carlie Christensen Senior Director, Equifax Government Relations
John Ray Senior Director, Identity and Fraud Analytics
Tatiana Burn Portfolio Marketer
Seth Kronemeyer US Strategy and Innovation Leader
Isio Nelson SVP, Emerging and Differentiated Services
Jamie Bassaline
Styletta Carter Senior Director, Product Marketing
Scott Shipman AVP of Tax Credits and Incentives, Workforce Solutions
Rebecca Kritzman Vice President, Risk Marketing Leader
Kseniya Zubkova Marketing Project Manager and Analyst
Shelley Kirchhoff Sales Leader, Government Enterprise Services
Daniel Jean Associate Vice President, Identity and Fraud Product Management
David Adams Senior Director Product Marketing
Lyra Hankins Director, Product Marketing, Data-driven Marketing 
Matt Wiley Channels & Alliance Manager, Insurance Solutions
Jenna Ostmann Marketing Director for Mortgage and Housing
Kate Walker Public Relations Leader, Equifax USIS
Nikki Washington Director, Solutions Marketing
Josh Sledge Director on the Program Team, Center for Financial Services Innovation
Will Kern Senior Director, Solution Architecture - Equifax Government Services
Sharla Godbehere
Chris Atwood Senior Vice President, Senior Marketing Officer at Equifax
Angelica Jeffreys Vice President-Enterprise Alliance Partners-Automotive
Paige Sullivan
Dave Caldwell Director of Product Marketing, Unemployment Cost Management
Wesley Toner Senior Director of Product Management - Insurance
Kevin Pipkins Director, Product Marketing for Employer Services with Workforce Solutions
Byron McDuffee
Megan Murray Marketing Director, Data-driven Marketing
Mary Beth Parker
Naser Hamdi Senior Vice President of Data and Analytics
David Ferber SVP of Analytical Capabilities & Solutions
Priscilla Wanyeki Industry Marketing Director
Darby Coe VP of Digital Strategy and Web Experiences
Rori Carney Director, Employment Tax Services
Tyler Sawyer Vice President, Rental and Real Estate Sector
Jay Walsweer
Elizabeth Fairman Vice President of B2B Marketing
Maria Hayes Key Initiatives Leader
Rosie Biundo Senior Director of Product Marketing - Mortgage Services
Sriram Tirunellayi Vice President, Data and Analytics
Chad Whittenberg Sr. Director – Data Services Product Leader
Tom Towson Director, Employment Tax Consulting
Prasanna Dhoré Chief Data and Analytics Officer
Vishal Puri Senior Director of Product Management
Jennifer Henry Vice President, Vertical Marketing Leader, Equifax Mortgage Services
John Stremel VP of Sales for automotive digital solutions at Equifax
Matthew Turner Principal Mathematical Statistician
Stephanie Gunselman
Laurie Anderson
Theresa Freas Leader of USIS Demand Marketing
Juan Cole Vice President, Government Services
Linda Touch VP of Marketing for Identity and Fraud Solutions
Kristi Kovalak VP, Strategic Communications
Kurt Baumberger
Gordon Middleton Director of Legal Compliance
Faith Leonard
Jeff Sporn Chief Digital Officer, Data-driven Marketing
Jessie Lambert
Craig Sims VP of Product Management for Automotive
Flor Santiesteban Product Marketing Manager
Lena Bourgeois Vice President, Enterprise Alliances Automotive
Chris Pfeltz Director, Major Accounts
Tha Vin Content Strategist for Data and Analytics
Peter W. Maynard, PhD SVP Equifax Global Capabilities
Lee Goldman Senior Director and Portfolio Marketing Leader
Blake Hanlon VP of Government Relations
Clair Wallace Industry Marketer
Rae Conlan Marketing Director, Data and Analytics
Kevin Leslie Vertical Marketing Leader
Aparna Sheth Director, Product Management, Equifax
Megan Jentz
Nicole Brooks Sr. Director, Portfolio Marketing, Mortgage and Housing
Courtney Grantham Senior Director, Portfolio Marketing Leader
Dawn Gibson Appeal Board Review Specialist – Appellate
Adrien Borger Director of Talent Solutions Strategy
Miranda Glancy Industry Marketer for Banking and Lending
Nikole Thompson Portfolio Marketer
Jay Wooley Product Leader for Credit Marketing Services
Shelly Nischbach Vice President, Verification Services – Consumer Finance, Equifax Workforce Solutions
Katherine Doe Director, Product Marketing, Banking and Lending
Michael Barnes Government Vertical Marketing Leader
Peter Oburu Vice President, Data and Presales Analytics
Lee Grice Enterprise Solutions Enabler
Mike McBurnett Distinguished Scientist
Randa Hamade
Tricia Gabberty Senior Marketing Officer/Capabilities Marketing Leader, DDM
Ian Wright Chief Insights Officer - Data-driven Marketing
Christy Abend Director, Product Management, ACA
Jeff Dugger, PhD Principal Data Scientist – University Research Director at Equifax
Brandi Hamilton Content and Communication Strategist
Olivia Voltaggio
Todd Hoover Marketing Practice Leader
Amy Graybill Vice President, Product Innovation and Management, Enterprise Insights and Core Data
Ashley Morris
Christopher Yasko VP, Equifax Data Science Lab
Joel Hardi Solutions Consultant - Government Services
Erin Merz