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JP Benedict
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Attended University of Arizona
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A great commentary on our first run at parenting...
Fab Housewife discusses the joy, and tragedy, of her first pregnancy that ended in miscarriage
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I was on the phone with Mom yesterday, and we got to talking about technology - a thing that actually happens fairly frequently. Being an only kid, she's genuinely interested in everything that I do and it's been helpful to have someone who's mostly non-technical to bounce explanations off of when I'm getting my head around a new piece of gear. The piece of gear that I...
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I need this book.  Any other good old hollywood recommendations?
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Silent Echoes: Discovering Early Hollywood Through the Films of Buster Keaton
By John Bengtson
John studies all of Keaton's scenes outside and using fire insurance building records and city records he shows you what the locations look like now.

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Hollywoodland: Rich and Lively History About Hollywood's Grandest Era
By David Wallace.
This is an excellent book about the history of Los Angeles and Hollywood. He writes it in short chapters and gives a lot of details.



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The 2012-13 season is still young, but network execs and media buyers are gearing up for what could be an arduous upfront advertising sales derby next summer.
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"Google Hangouts Gets Google Voice Integration And Free VoIP Calls" http://feedly.com/e/Ghuy7csf
For the last few years, it has always felt like Google Voice, the company's VoIP calling solution, was on its way out. Instead, the video-centric Hangouts was..
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Most folks are familiar with March Madness statistics but don't understand the impact of vaccinations. Lets compare the two in a battle of numbers.
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I’ve heard people say, “We started using Jira and GreenHopper, so we’re Agile now”. Similar things are said of Rally, VersionOne, LeanKit, TargetProcess, etc. In making those declarations, it’s cle...
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Graphene is pure carbon in the form of a very thin, nearly transparent sheet, one atom thick. It is remarkably strong for  its very low weight and it conducts heat and electricity with great efficiency. Wikipedia If you have ...
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When ABC became the first network to launch an app on Apple's iPad, it had to essentially guess how viewers wanted to interact with its shows on mobile devices. Four years later, Big Data has provi...
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Mr. Cheng gave a very insightful talk - most interesting comments were that ABC / Disney are just entering a phase of data gathering to better understand consumers and their habits to both better serve content and to help target ads. 

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The Watch ABC apps for iOS and Android gain support for two popular casting platforms.
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Occupation
Product Owner, Project Manager, Agile Advisor
Skills
Project Management, Product Management, Agile, Process Improvement
Employment
  • TeleSign
    Technical Program Manager, 2014 - present
    Every second, of every day, TeleSign protects the world's largest Internet and Cloud properties against fraud. TeleSign Intelligent Authentication provides an easy-to-implement and powerful method for identifying and substantially reducing online fraud and spam using the most widely deployed technology — a user’s phone. The company protects 2.5 billion downstream users in more than 200 countries, offering localization services in 87 languages. In 2011, TeleSign ranked #15 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ and was named Leader in Gartner’s User Authentication Magic Quadrant.
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions
    Media and Entertainment Consultant, 2011 - 2014
    Project Manager and ScrumMaster
  • IBM
    Business Transformation Consultant, 2009 - 2011
    Business Analyst and Project Manager focusing on SAP implementations and software lifecycle management
  • Grubb & Ellis | Bre Commercial
    Sales Analyst, 2008 - 2009
    Business Analyst focusing on Marketing and Sales support
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Media & Entertainment Consultant, Marketer, Strategist & Agile Coach. I help companies work better
Education
  • University of Arizona
    Marketing/Entrepreneurship, 2000 - 2004
  • University of Arizona
    Business Administration, 2007 - 2008