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Christopher Ilacqua

Christopher Ilacqua DBA

How I Might Be Able to Assist

Contact me with for questions or information on the following topics:

  • Customer Research
  • New Product Introductions
  • Business Intelligence and Analysis
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Sustainable Business Practices

Professional Projects or Initiatives of Interest

Qlik: Product Ideation: An online site that uses crowd sourcing methods for driving product innovation.

Background

Education

Phoenix University, DBA Leadership
Western New England University, MBA Accounting
Western New England University, BSBA Marketing

Courses Taught at NECB

GMGM201-Principles of Management
MBA501 - Strategic Leadership and Management
MBA515 - Management Information Systems
MBA520 - Strategic Marketing Management
MBA535 - Operations Management
MBA541 - International Business and Global Strategy

Professional Experience

Research Director, Product Validation - Americas at Qlik January 2012 - Present
Director, Product Marketing at IBM - August 2003 - December 2011
Manager Corporate Performance Management at Cognos 2004 - 2006
Director Product Management at Applix November 1998 - July 2004
Channel Manager at Tracer Research Inc 1996 - 1999
Manager Decision Support at NEBS 1989 - 1996
Trainer at Pilot Software 1988 - 1989

Publications and Lectures

Learning Qlik® Sense: The Official Guide - Second Edition Packt Publishing - December 24, 2015
Learning Qlik® Sense: The Official Guide Packt Publishing - November 7, 2014
IBM Cognos TM1: The Official Guide McGraw-Hill - February 22, 2012

Corporate Social Responsibility’ s Impact on Stock Prices: A Quantitative Study Of The U.S Biotechnology Industry ProQuest - April 2008