Decade-plus in product development divisions of major software vendors (generally in the data-management or data-analytics space)

Decade-plus consulting for Fortune-10 behemoths and small startups alike:

Four years teaching business, professional, and technical writing in an engineering department of a major university.

Five years as in industry analyst (including stints at Burton Group and Gartner).

Author of text books, book-length essays, and dozens of in-depth (~10,000-word) documents about data-management topics as an industry analyst