Donald Pilkey is Principal Partner and Founder at Practical Innovation, an independent cost savings and revenue generation consulting company. Donald has over 20 years of hands-on success in enterprise solutions, near real-time business intelligence, reporting solutions, cost savings and revenue generation projects. Prior to starting Practical Innovation, he held roles as Practice Manager, Program Manager, Deputy Director, Business Analyst and Relationship Manager at Consulting, Pharma, Telco and Food/Beverage organizations. Throughout his career, he has designed and integrated business and technology solutions to meet supply chain, manufacturing, distribution and financial needs.
Donald has worked at Campbell Soup, Sanofi and consulted at Rogers, GSK, Mitel, Labatt, ADP, Genworth Financial and Direct Energy implementing analytic solutions across platforms including IBM, SAP, Infor, Kalido and MicroStrategy. Donald has spoken at conferences and seminars for APICS, PMI, TDWI, MDM and Data Governance Summit, Broadstreet Data and at Infor User Groups (BPCS, ELKE, Fourth Shift).