EdjAnalytics, a leading data science and prescriptive analytics firm focused in healthcare, workforce, services and sports has announced the hiring of Susan Olson as Chief Operating Officer.
Previously the Managing Director for the Agriculture, Biofuels and Digital H2O divisions of Genscape, Susan was responsible for leading business, product development, strategic and operational activities. During her tenure, she co-authored multiple patents for technologies that produced market insights.
Prior to Genscape, Susan worked for Honeywell Aerospace as a Project Leader on the F-135 Engine for the Joint Strike Fighter and researched for the U.S. Navy to help reduce submarine noise.
In her new role as Chief Operating Officer, Susan will lead Edj’s efforts in fostering strategic corporate alliances and technology and intellectual property development. In addition, she will oversee the data science and product management teams.
“Susan’s addition to our executive team will further accelerate Edj’s growth and service to our clients. Her expertise in building complex analytics solutions and platforms across multiple verticals in combination with her passion for leading teams, make her the perfect fit for our expanding team,” said Sean O’Leary, CEO and Co-Founder of EdjAnalytics.
“My passion is creating insights from data, and I’m grateful to find the opportunity to innovate with my colleagues at EdjAnalytics. Edj transforms the way our clients conduct business with predictive analytics. It’s exciting to grow these solutions to empower more companies with game-changing, forward-looking awareness.”
A native of Henderson, Kentucky, Susan earned her Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Evansville and holds a Ph.D. in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame. Susan resides in Louisville, KY with her partner and enjoys fishing, hiking and exploring new places.
EdjAnalytics was founded on the premise that a team of expert data scientists working on a diverse array of complex problems creates a breadth of experience valuable across multiple industry verticals. Today, EdjAnalytics empowers smarter decision-making with proven game-based analytical models and custom software solutions in the sports, healthcare, workforce and services verticals. EdjAnalytics’ game-based approach analyzes pools of data, helping organizations make decisions based on the highest probability of achieving their goals. For more information, visit www.edjanalytics.com.
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