Dan Neely has more than a decade's experience leading high-growth companies in different industries. He’s considered a thought leader on a wide range of topics, including entrepreneurship, big data, and marketing. Neely is the founder and CEO of Networked Insights, where he helps brands overcome challenges in gathering useful and timely insights about their customers. Prior to Networked Insights, Neely helped turn a piece of software developed at Brightstar into a standalone business called Vidus, which was later acquired by @Road. He was a founding member of online insurance company Esurance, as well as the Director of Strategy at Scient. Neely is a graduate of the University of Georgia.