Jeff Hamilton

Business Analytics

Jeff Hamilton

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A creative, data-driven consumer insights executive specializing in leveraging data science and business analytics to influence product development, marketing campaigns, operations and strategic positioning, Jeff Hamilton teaches Business Analytics and Research at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.

Jeff is Head of Consumer Insights at BMW Connected Drive, where he identifies, develops and implements market research to improve the connection between car and consumer. He recently leveraged consumer data mining and syndicated marketing segmentation data to develop a new user interface that resulted in a 300% increase in consumer engagement within four months of launch.

Jeff spent four years as Director, Consumer Analytics, Xpress Browser, at Nokia/Microsoft, where he led strategic growth initiatives to rapidly expand adoption of Nokia's mobile browser service. He served as Director of Marketing at Newark Electronics, and previously spent six years at National Semiconductor, as Marketing Director, Regional Sales Manager, and Wireless Product Manager.

Jeff has Business Process expertise in marketing campaigns, forecasting, sales, and consumer analytics.

Business Leader Faculty® Since 2017

 

Professional Experience

Head of Consumer Insights

BMW Group 

Director, Consumer Analytics and Insights Mobile Browser

Microsoft

Director, Marketing 

Newark Electronics/Element 14

Education

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY  

- Master in Business Administration

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY  

- Master of Science

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS

- Bachelor of Science