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Michael Hiskey

Michael is world traveler who takes a 'growth hacking' approach to marketing! After 15 years’ in the space now called "Big Data", he spends his days reinventing how it will better our world. Also an accomplished writer, speaker and blogger, he thinks of his role as “Chief Product Evangelist” and “Storyteller of Client Success.” Michael is an experienced B2B enterprise marketing executive, with over 15 years’ of 'growth hacking' every aspect of demand generation, product, program, strategy and communications he has come across. At Socure, he directs all aspects of the company’s marketing efforts. Most recently, he led marketing for Data Wrangling start-up Trifacta. Prior to this, he led marketing for the analytics portfolio at MicroStrategy. Mr. Hiskey joined MicroStrategy from a CMO role at Kognitio, the VP of Marketing & Business Development. There, he had worldwide responsibility (Global Product Marketing team, Field Marketing, Market Strategy, Partner Marketing, etc.) & strategic partnering relationships. His team took in the market requirements, then re-branded & re-positioned the leading provider of in-memory analytical database software, created press, analyst and client relations teams, as well as a Lead Development and Demand Generation Team that he also managed. Michael spent almost 10 years at IBM. In his later roles there, he managed a global team of subject matter experts and working in global sales, marketing and development of IBM Smart Analytics & Netezza Data Warehouse appliances. At IBM, he held roles in Brasil for the Latin America Big Data Software lab, where he built teams to service clients of the Cognos, DB2 and Informix technologies.
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Identity, Fraud, Terrorism and Social Media – Connecting the Dots

Posted by Michael Hiskey on Dec 16, 2015 12:44:00 PM

Why Social Media is an Important Piece of the Puzzle for Identity Verification

As the DHS announces it will use Social Media as part of the vetting process for new visa applications; one company has been using it for broader identity verification – and showing meaningful results.

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Topics: Article, Trends, ID+

Money 20/20: From the outside looking in

Posted by Michael Hiskey on Nov 6, 2015 11:00:40 AM

Impressions from my first Money 20/20 conference

A number of good recaps attempt to summarize and spin this year’s Money 20/20 conference in Las Vegas, most of them by long-time veterans in the financial services industry. This is another approach.  As a long-time Big Data guy, I’m interested in how the FinTech world is innovating.

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Topics: Money 20/20

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Digital Identity and the New World

Our team is constantly sharing what we've learned from years of security, financial technology, fraud risk mitigation and identity verification.  Here, we share our latest thinking that elates to everything in and around Socure, the financial technology industry, KYC, AML, CIP, Fraud and Compliance! 

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