Data-Powered Performance

Have a business challenge?

It's time to make data your most dynamic asset

The promise of making real-time, data-informed decisions, optimizing and automating processes, and monetizing data in new ways, makes analytics inherently appealing. Yet, many organizations are not ready to unlock the promise of competitive differentiation with data. In fact, between 60 and 73 percent of all enterprise data goes unused for analytics.


Insights at the speed of business.

Businesses that harness the power of analytics embrace a few core principles that address the needs of customers, employees, and the business. First, they ensure that analytics teams have strong leaders and are aligned to strategic objectives. Their people are empowered by a well-defined analytic organization and an insights-driven culture through proper roles, career paths, and skill sets. Finally, data-savvy organizations configure modern analytical platforms and tools that allow them to learn and respond to customer, workforce, and operational insights efficiently.

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Describe, predict, and improve performance.

Our Data & Analytics practice unleashes your organization’s potential with insights that describe, predict and improve performance. We prime your people, processes and technologies to harness the value of data, guide smarter business decisions and respond to change. 

Right alongside your strategy, our experts establish high-performance and scalable data environments that deliver real-time insights and advanced analytics. Enhanced by artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), together we’ll create real-time sense-and-respond capabilities. As part of an integrated digital core, these capabilities power continuous transformation and improvement.

How We Help

Advanced Analytics

Our data scientists extract meaningful patterns from a variety of data sources and types to describe and predict key outcomes. Our approach enhances customer experience, employee experience and business performance.

Data Visualization

We'll help you glean high-quality analytics from clean, secure data. More importantly, our compelling data stories, scorecards, and dashboards help you move quickly from insight to action.

Information Management

We develop data, information, business intelligence, analytics strategy and roadmaps that sync with business objectives. Our approach propels data quality through data governance and MOM frameworks across people, processes, and technology.

Data Engineering

From on-premise enterprise data warehouses to hybrid cloud data lakes and MLOps, we architect and build the underlying infrastructure needed to support insight-rich organizations.

81% of business leaders cite data and analytics as a strategic priority, yet only 28% feel prepared to address it.

2020 Beacon Report, North Highland


With a commitment to five core operating tenets, we design, deploy, and embed sustainable data capabilities.


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Meet Our Experts

Dan Kopp

Dan Kopp

Associate Vice President, Data and Analytics Lead

Dan is a consultant with the North Highland Company. He has 16 years of experience in Information Management strategy and delivery. Specific areas of expertise include Engagement Management, Project Delivery, and Technical Leadership for the areas of Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, Information Management, System Integrations, and Data Architecture.

Cliff Stephens

Cliff Stephens

Associate Vice President

Cliff is an Associate Vice President with North Highland. He has over 15 years of experience in Technology Consulting, Process Improvement, and Data Analytics with 15 years of industry and consulting experience. Industry expertise includes Retail, Financial Services, Hospitality, Insurance, CPG, and Healthcare with business unit expertise in Marketing, Supply Chain, Inventory Management, Store Operations, Merchandising, Call Center, Services, and Finance.

Rick Young

Rick Young

Associate Vice President

Rick is a leader in North Highland's Data and Analytics practice with over 20 years of experience in consulting for Fortune 1000 companies. His specific areas of expertise are in Enterprise Data Strategy, Data Governance, Master Data Management, Data Management Modernization, and Data Sciences. Rick has extensive experience in delivering enterprise-scale data-driven transformation projects in the retail, information/data services, healthcare, communications, manufacturing, financial services, and travel/entertainment industries.


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