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Andy Wolfe

Austin, Texas Area Active since: June, 2013

Summary

Andy Wolfe is an accomplished product manager with a background in solutions architecture, software engineering, and entrepreneurship. He speaks four languages, holds three patents, and has a Bachelor of Arts from Columbia University in Computer Science.

Mr. Wolfe holds the Pragmatic Marketing certification and most notably invented and delivered Bazaarvoice, Inc.’s first social media ROI measurement solution. The company’s Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales commented: “It’s an absolutely integral part of every deal; we can’t do without it.” Prior to Mr. Wolfe’s career in product management and solutions architecture, he held engineering positions at IBM and ICAP, the world’s largest inter-dealer broker.

Specialties: Proven leader with expertise in measuring SaaS product usage via web analytics.

Business: Product Management, Solutions Architecture, Partnership Development, Client Services, Technical Sales, e-Commerce, and Social Media.

Technology: Google Analytics; Omniture; Coremetrics; WebTrends; SalesForce; and Basic Software Development - Java, C++, C, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, SQL, Python, Lisp (for NLP), Bash, SVN, Eclipse, and Idea.

Languages: English, Spanish, Portuguese, and French.

Experience

  • Oct 2011  -  Present

    Principal

    Anderson Wolfe Consulting™, LLC. provides product management and solutions architecture services for companies from the early stage to the established. Based in Austin, TX, we specialize in delivering creative, profitable technology solutions to business’ operational and market needs, whether tactical or strategic.

  • Nov 2011  -  May 2013

    Senior Product Manager

    Dealer360 - Redesigned flagship performance management platform considerably growing revenue. nSight - Discovered need and developed concept for revolutionary iPad reporting system inspired by Google Analytics and Flipboard to which Dealer360 clients attribute increased investment. Programs - Created new product portfolio slicing platform horizontally to better align with business initiatives and budgets.

  • Oct 2010  -  Sep 2011

    Professional Sabbatical

    Traveled through 6 countries in 1 year researching professional opportunities.

  • Sep 2008  -  Oct 2010

    Product Manager

    Additional Positions Held: Technical Product Manager and Associate Product Manager. Social Commerce Insights - Designed, managed development and partnerships, and launched Bazaarvoice’s 1st social media ROI measurement solution in less than 9 months (jointly announced with Google). Record adoption and impact on sales and retention. SearchVoice Inline - Delivered technical architecture for 1st SEO-friendly extension of product suite. Feature Tracking - Created solution to monitor millions of product configurations in SalesForce. Documentation and Training - Overhauled, scaled, and managed company and client wide documentation and training for 10 consecutive, on-time product releases. Transitioned this ongoing responsibility to team of 5. Implementation Engineer On-boarding - Built system to reduce new-hire startup cost by 80x.

  • Sep 2007  -  Sep 2008

    Software Engineer

    Tivoli Security Policy Manager - Owned development and design of enterprise SOA security UI (written in Dojo). BizTech - Led incubator project to encourage engagement and predict adoption of emerging technology. Other - Organized partnership with Columbia University around Service Dominant Logic.

  • May 2006  -  Aug 2006

    Extreme Blue Intern

    Created data migration tool for Content Management Systems.

  • Jan 2004  -  Oct 2005

    Founder and Co-Owner

    Brought photo business onsite at Columbia University.

  • May 2005  -  Aug 2005

    Software Engineer Intern

    Committed over 100 BrokerTec ($500B/day) patches in Java and C++.

  • Sep 2001  -  Dec 2003

    Founder and Owner

    First foray into entrepreneurship; offered photos of boarding school students to parents which generated sufficient income to finance private education and extensive travels.

  • Jun 2003  -  Aug 2003

    Photo Researcher

    Selected photos to publish in Forbes print and online.

Education

  • Jan 2003 - Jan 2007

    Columbia University in the City of New York

    Computer Science

  • Jan 1999 - Jan 2003

    St. Andrew's School

    General