Dr Fern Halper
Hurwitz & Associates
Dr. Fern Halper has over eighteen years of experience in data analysis, business analysis, and strategy development. She has a superior ability to translate complex information into concrete action. Fern served as Senior Vice President for enterprise applications and services for Hurwitz Group and has held key positions at AT&T Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies. Fern directed strategy and product line planning for Lucent's Internet Software Unit. She has also held a variety of marketing and product management positions with AT&T's shared infrastructure services, including its Network Commerce Service. Fern spent eight years at Bell Laboratories leading the development of innovative approaches and systems to analyze marketing and operational data. Fern has published numerous articles on data mining and information technology and she is an adjunct professor at Bentley College, where she teaches courses in Information Systems and Business. Fern received her BA from Colgate University and her Ph.D. from Texas A&M University.