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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Dave Caldwell Director of Product Marketing, Unemployment Cost Management
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Lena Bourgeois Vice President, Enterprise Alliances Automotive
Shelly Nischbach Vice President, Verification Services – Consumer Finance, Equifax Workforce Solutions
Todd Hoover Marketing Practice Leader
Jason Fry AVP of Employer Services Marketing and Product
Joel Hardi Solutions Consultant - Government Services
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Erin Merz
Chris Pfeltz Director, Major Accounts
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Daniel Jean Associate Vice President, Identity and Fraud Product Management
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Scott Shipman AVP of Tax Credits and Incentives, Workforce Solutions
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Juan Cole Vice President, Government Services
Tom Towson Director, Employment Tax Consulting
David Adams Senior Director Product Marketing
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Linda Touch VP of Marketing for Identity and Fraud Solutions
Carlie Christensen Senior Director, Equifax Government Relations
Prasanna Dhoré Chief Data and Analytics Officer
Mike McBurnett Distinguished Scientist
Josh Sledge Director on the Program Team, Center for Financial Services Innovation
Adrien Borger Director of Talent Solutions Strategy
Dawn Gibson Appeal Board Review Specialist – Appellate
John Fenstermaker VP, Chief Innovation Architect - Data & Analytics
Kristi Kovalak VP, Strategic Communications
Ashley Morris
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Rori Carney Director, Employment Tax Services
Blake Hanlon VP of Government Relations
Angelica Jeffreys Vice President-Enterprise Alliance Partners-Automotive
Gordon Middleton Director of Legal Compliance
Jennifer Henry Vice President, Vertical Marketing Leader, Equifax Mortgage Services
Katherine Doe Director, Product Marketing, Banking and Lending
Chad Whittenberg Sr. Director – Data Services Product Leader
John Stremel VP of Sales for automotive digital solutions at Equifax
Darby Coe VP of Digital Strategy and Web Experiences
Vishal Puri Senior Director of Product Management
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Rosie Biundo Senior Director of Product Marketing - Mortgage Services
Flor Santiesteban Product Marketing Manager
Nicole Brooks Sr. Director, Portfolio Marketing, Mortgage and Housing
Naser Hamdi Senior Vice President of Data and Analytics
Craig Sims VP of Product Management for Automotive
Maria Hayes Key Initiatives Leader
Matthew Turner Principal Mathematical Statistician
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John Ray Senior Director, Identity and Fraud Analytics
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Seth Kronemeyer US Strategy and Innovation Leader
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Priscilla Wanyeki Industry Marketing Director
Ian Wright Chief Insights Officer - Data-driven Marketing
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Wesley Toner Senior Director of Product Management - Insurance
Nikki Washington Director, Solutions Marketing
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Theresa Freas Leader of USIS Demand Marketing
Kevin Pipkins Director, Product Marketing for Employer Services with Workforce Solutions
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Christopher Yasko VP, Equifax Data Science Lab
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