William Wolf – Managing Director and Principal
William Wolf (Bill) is the Managing Director and Principal for Technology Advance Partners, a consulting company based in Minneapolis, Throughout his 40 year career in technology management, consulting and software sales, Bill has worked extensively in in the financial services, health care, retail, property/casualty insurance and distribution industries.
Bill most recently served as the Director of Data Management for a Midwest based consulting firm, where, over a period of ten years, he helped grow annual revenue from 10 million to 65 million dollars. Establishing and growing The Data Management Division from 0 to >15 million. Growth was accomplished through a combination of projects dealing with data architecture, design and implementation of a variety of data integration and Information Life-Cycle Management strategic solutions. Bill’s approach to Information Governance, Integration, Security and Data Optimization defined the go to market methodology resulting in the achievement of IBM Premier level business partnership. Bill and his team’s reputation and demonstrated prowess resulted in the IBM sales force relying on the team for help with software and service sales across North America.
Throughout Bill’s career, he has functioned as the architectural lead on statistical analytics and modeling projects, which go by many names, with a common trait: lots of data demanding correlation to achieve business results. With the ever expanding types of information, what is now called “Big Data”, it becomes more crucial for companies to perform correlation to drive business decisions. Bill’s latest venture is the leadership role for a group of technical professionals at Technology Advance Partners, based in Minneapolis. Members of this new team have many years of experience in the information technology world, across a variety of roles, including architects, software experts, project management, project delivery and quality assurance.
Technology Advance Partners (TAP) strives to be tool agnostic, but also does have deep skills in many vendor specific toolsets. The primary focus is solving business problems using technology across health care payer and provider, financial services, retail, property/casualty insurance and distribution industries. Consultants are based across North America, ready and willing to work on-site or remotely concentrating on data specific opportunity’s in the areas of Data Governance, Data Security, Master Data Management, Testing/Test data management, Data Archiving, Application Retirement and Data Analytics.