Front Analytics was founded in 2016 by Alton Alexander who had a vision of putting Utah on the map for data science and analytic consulting.
Alton is the president and founder of Front Analtyics. Before this new venture he lead a team of data scientists and analysts at McCann Erickson, a global marketing agency. There Alton turned ideas into solutions that became best of bread reporting on marketing analytics and insights for B2B clients with a national and global reach including Cisco, Verizon, and Intel. Today Alton supports the Front Analytics team and provides strategic thought leadership while taking a hands on approach with all the Front Analytics projects. He loves mountain biking and exploring Utah’s trails with his wife and three kids.
VP Marketing Analytics
Jeff is a proven leader and successful project manager due to his diverse experience across multiple disciplines, including marketing analytics, web development, design and consulting. He received two bachelor's degrees in information systems and strategic communications from the University of Utah along his master's in information systems with a focus on marketing analytics & data science, gaining a better understanding of the growing sophistication in the industry.
Before joining the Front Analytics team, Jeff helped manage and execute various web, digital marketing and analytics projects. He now has led projects end to end for some of our top clients in addition to assisting with the execution of dashboarding, strategy and KPI development.
From manufacturing and riding his own carbon fiber snowboards, snowmobiling, and hiking and biking trips across the state, it is very clear why he has made Utah his home.
Nathan is experienced in doing machine learning and data engineering in Python. While a data engineer at Ancestry, he tested open-source options for data pipeline management with Apache Kafka and Apache Nifi. At Front Analytics Nathan has worked on automating data flows and bridging the gaps from data sources to dashboard endpoints. His expertise is in systematically deploying robust data pipelines that leverage the best of third party data sources while combining into a cohesive single source of truth in the cloud. Nathan has a natural curiosity and relentless desire to improve himself and others which motivates him to produce production ready solutions and comprehensive technical user documentation.
Joey Demple specializes in data science projects that incorporate natural language processing and computational linguistics. He is currently pursuing an MS in Computational Linguistics, Analytics, Search and Informatics (CLASIC) from CU Boulder, a multi-disciplinary degree involving computer science and linguistics. Before attending CU, Joey graduated from the University of Utah where he double majored in linguistics and English. At Front Analytics Joey has built and monitored data pipelines, developed and deployed language models, and helped clients better understand their customers and employees through development, testing, and implementation of KPIs from the whiteboard to the dashboard. Joey lives in sunny Boulder, Colorado with his wife, Jeanette and daughter, Aurora.
Deep Learning Specialist
Located in central downtown Salt Lake City, Front Analytics is at the forefront of the data science movement. With years of experience in everything from machine learning, to marketing analytics we are experts in the industry. Contact us today in order to learn more about what we do or find any job openings today.