Aki Balogh

Location
Greater Boston Area
Industry
Computer Software

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Aki Balogh's Overview

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Aki Balogh's Experience

Sr. Manager, Sales & Marketing

InfiniDB, Inc.

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Computer Software industry

20112013 (2 years) Cambridge, MA

InfiniDB enables fast, scalable analytics on massive datasets (Terabytes to Petabytes). Companies like Ask.com, Warner Music Group and Vodafone chose InfiniDB for its speed, ease-of-use and superior price-performance.

Product Marketer, Content Marketer, Inside Sales, Channel Sales.

Advisor

SkillHound

August 2012November 2012 (4 months) Cambridge, MA

SkillHound is a Big Data analytic application that's solving a critical issue for tech companies: finding top developers. SkillHound scores developers' skill levels by analyzing code contributions to GitHub, StackOverflow and other sites.

Advised SkillHound on early sales, go-to-market, organizational design and fundraising strategies.

Venture Capital Associate

OpenView Venture Partners

Partnership; 11-50 employees; Venture Capital & Private Equity industry

January 2011September 2011 (9 months) Boston, MA

Sourced and evaluated Big Data investments at OpenView Venture Partners, a late-stage VC fund. Sourced an $18M investment in Spredfast.

Evangelized Big Data as an area of interest. Shortly after I left, OpenView raised a $200M fund to invest in Big Data in the Cloud.

Private Equity Associate

Family Equity Partners

Privately Held; 1-10 employees; Venture Capital & Private Equity industry

August 2010December 2010 (5 months) New York, NY

Family Equity Partners is an investment firm focused on acquiring middle-market, family-owned companies and positioning them for accelerated growth.

Evaluated over 70 companies for investment in the technology, healthcare and energy services industries.

Management Consultant Associate

Diamond Management & Technology Consultants

Public Company; 501-1000 employees; DTPI; Management Consulting industry

2007June 2010 (3 years) Chicago, IL

Management consultant with emphases on growth strategy and competing through analytics.

Clients included AIG, Allstate, Travelers, UnitedHealth Group and PepsiAmericas. Initiated Diamond's first engagement with Microsoft.

A senior Managing Partner referred to Aki as "probably our top analyst in the entire firm."

Independent Consultant

Abu Dhabi Education Council

Government Agency; 10,001+ employees; Education Management industry

September 2009December 2009 (4 months) United Arab Emirates

Consultant to the Executive Director of Technical and Professional Education in Abu Dhabi Emirate.

Worked with Boston Consulting Group on vocational education strategy.
Performed an SWOT assessment of a $100M Foundation for its Board of Directors.

Founder & Chairman

The Europa Forum Conference Series

20052007 (2 years) Ann Arbor, MI

Founded an annual conference series to gain team leadership and execution experience.

Raised over $18,000 and managed a diverse team of 12 students (Undergraduate-PhD levels) to successfully deliver two conferences.

Product Marketing Manager Intern

Microsoft

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; MSFT; Computer Software industry

20062006 (less than a year) Redmond, WA

Sized addressable markets in over 50 countries for the General Manager of the MS Learning group. The GM referred to project results as "the best market research I've seen in years."

Software Developer

University of Michigan

Educational Institution; 10,001+ employees; Higher Education industry

20012004 (3 years) Ann Arbor, MI

Software developer at the UM Center for Biologic Nanotechnology. Designed software that built an in-house database of relevant research articles.

Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur

20002000 (less than a year)

Over the years, have started several companies and community organizations:

* Co-founded a niche E-commerce company with family members - www.giftonline.us
* Founded a European conference series (see 'Europa Forum' above)
* Consulted the Emirate of Abu Dhabi (see 'Abu Dhabi Education Council' above)
* Co-founded a Hungarian film club
* Co-founded a computer service company
* Co-founded a technology club for Michigan BBAs
* Started trading equities at 15
* At 9 years of age, sold jokes at 25 cents apiece.. if you've made it this far in reading my profile, ask me for a freebie!

Aki Balogh's Courses

    • Leadership & Ethics (NAVSCI 402)
    • Business Statistics (OMS 301)
    • Strategic Management of Innovation & Technology (STRATEGY 391)
    • Corporate Strategy (STRATEGY 390)
    • Management Consulting (BIT 465)
    • Object Features of C ++ (CPS 271)
    • UNIX Tools and Scripts (CIS 221)
    • System Analysis & Design (CIS 288)
    • Relational Database Concepts & Applications (CIS 282)
    • Data Structures in C++ (CPS 272)

Aki Balogh's Skills & Expertise

  1. Entrepreneurship
  2. Big Data
  3. Analytics
  4. Python
  5. Machine Learning
  6. MapReduce
  7. Hadoop
  8. R
  9. Product Marketing
  10. Venture Capital
  11. Private Equity
  12. Management Consulting
  13. Perl
  14. Business Strategy
  15. Start-ups
  16. Strategy
  17. SaaS
  18. E-commerce
  19. Go-to-market Strategy
  20. Lead Generation
  21. Market Research
  22. Management
  23. Consulting
  24. Strategic Partnerships
  25. Marketing Strategy
  26. Analysis

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Aki Balogh's Languages

  • English

    (Native or bilingual proficiency)
  • Hungarian

    (Native or bilingual proficiency)
  • Spanish

    (Elementary proficiency)

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