Raving Partner, Analytics and Systems Integration Specialist and CEO
Az is founder and CEO of Casino Science, an analytics software and consulting company. A self-confessed "data nerd," Az helps casino operators make sense out of the vast quantity of casino data. Imagine losing your long-time data analyst and not having the people or the technical skills to build critical reports. Or imagine spending hundreds of thousands of dollars on a new business intelligence system and realizing your people still can't determine player worth. Az helps Raving clients extract the right data from casino systems enabling marketing and player development teams to make data-driven decisions. He has over twenty years of experience in building database and analytics products and business intelligence solutions. Az previously held roles at Microsoft in the SQL Server and Visual Studio product teams. He is also a passionate educator, teaching as Adjunct Faculty at the University of Washington Business School. Az earned his BA in economics from the University of Saskatchewan and his MBA from the University of Southern California. Az assists Raving clients with one on one training or team training.