Tony is the Founder and CEO of DATAVERSITY. He is responsible for the overall editorial and business strategy of the organization, which conducts educational conferences, training and publishing activities focused on the area of enterprise data management. He co-founded the Semantic Technology Conference (SemTech) which was sold in 2010 to WebMediaBrands (Nasdaq: WEBM). Prior to founding DATAVERSITY he also started a dotcom in the identity management space called BigID (which went the way of most dotcoms), and was the president of Technology Transfer Institute (TTI). He still facilitates TTI’s strategic technology forum for CTOs, called TTI/Vanguard.