Gary Cokins, Founder of Analytics-Based Performance Management LLC. Gary is an internationally recognized expert, speaker, consultant, and author in enterprise and corporate performance management (EPM/CPM) methods and systems. His degrees are Cornell University (industrial engineering and operations research; 1971) and Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management (MBA; 1974). Prior to founding his firm in 2012 he was with a Fortune 100 corporation, and a consultant with Deloitte, KPMG, Electronic Data Systems (EDS), and SAS. He is on committees and task forces with many global accounting and analytics institutes. He is a prolific blogger and article writer and has authored six business books. His latest book is “Business Predictive Analytics“. Gary can be reached at .