Colette Glaeser

With over 20 years of experience in Fortune 500, Colette is passionate about competing on analytics. She has worked at Bank of America in various SVP/Quantitative Analytics roles, with over a decade in enterprise credit risk, global corporate and investment banking, commercial banking, technology and operations, and consumer banking lines of business. In other places, she has managed product development related to Big Data capabilities in support of decision management and automation.

Colette holds a masters degree in both Industrial Engineering (MSIE from Binghamton University) and Business (MBA from Wake Forest University) along with a certification as a Six Sigma Master Blackbelt. She has a full understanding of the types of business questions that surface in support of profitability growth initiatives, as well as an arsenal of analytics methods.

Recent Posts

Creating a Digital Strategy

Let the key aspirations that define the vision for your company be the cornerstones of your approach towards digitization. This ensures that the areas in your digitization plan are the right ones to focus on.

Mind The Gap subway sign

Minding Your Data Gaps

In this post we look at how to visualize data gaps, and engage senior leadership.

Is Your Data Holding You Back?

In this post, we will discuss what “real” gaps in data look like and how to find them in your organization.

SVDS at Strata San Jose 2016

Several of our presenters were interviewed at Strata San Jose. If you missed the conference, check out these interviews below to catch up on some of the topics that were on our minds.

Optimizing Your Digital Strategy

We know that digitization is a disruptive force that can help your company stand out from the competition. It needs to be a priority, but where should you start?

Past Events


  • Data Dialogues: Data in Practice


    The Data in Practice track focuses on modern techniques for efficient execution of your data strategy. Register now!


  • TDWI Austin 2016

    Austin, TX

    Come find us in Austin this December. Principal Data Strategist Colette Glaeser and VP of Strategy Edd Wilder-James will be discussing how to develop a data strategy. Director of Communications Julie Steele will provide insight into how to best leverage your data through visualizations.

  • Strata + Hadoop World New York 2016

    New York, NY

    The SVDS crew will be in New York this year, talking about data platforms, data strategy, and making the business case for Spark. Come by our talks, or catch us in the hallway track.

  • Enterprise Data World San Diego 2016

    San Diego, CA

    Several of us will be at Enterprise Data World 2016 in San Diego. We’d love to say hi, and hear your thoughts.