Chris Silbernagel is one of the most experienced architects of Business Intelligence solutions in the industry. He specializes in designing and constructing decision support systems, data marts, and data warehouses to help companies increase profitability, revenue or market share, streamline business practices and identify industry trends.
Chris has over twenty-five years of experience in the design, implementation, and enhancement of BI solutions, and over 35 years of complex design and development experience. He lectures frequently on the BI topics of dimensional modeling, database design, Data governance, and the selection of appropriate technology for all BI components.
He has applied his expertise in the analysis, design, development, and implementation of large-scale Business Intelligence solutions for clients including Price Chopper Supermarkets, Estée Lauder Inc., Chubb and Son, The Orvis Company and Medco Health Solutions.
Chris is skilled in a vast number of technologies, some of the ones most recently applied are Snowflake, MicroStrategy, SAP/Business Objects, IBM Cognos, IBM PureData/Netezza, SQLserver 2016, .net, Java, and SSIS.
Silbernagel received a B.S. degree in Building Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1982. When he is not building data warehouses for clients, Silbernagel can be found training in Goju Ryu Karate and Iaido, under a car, on a bike, or in the shop with his sons. He lives in Warwick, New York with his wife, Marla.