Director, Strategic Planning for Big Data, IS&GS, Lockheed Martin
Caron B. Kogan is the Strategic Planning Director for Big Data within IS&GS of Lockheed Martin (LM) and is responsible for leading the strategy and implementation of IS&GS’s Big Data initiatives and investments.
Ms. Kogan has more than 20 years executive management experience in computer, communications and financial industries with national and international firms. She has led business strategy, product development, information technology (IT), customer care, field operations and engineering for start-up and high-growth companies. Having managed programs that developed and implemented solutions for Big Data Analytics, Business Intelligence, CRM and Enterprise Applications, she brings experience from both, the perspective of a customer, and that of a vendor.
Prior to joining Lockheed Martin, Ms. Kogan held various executive roles – as VP Engineering & Operations for CUTS Performance Marketing, an affiliate marketing company in San Diego, VP-Information Management for Mission Federal Credit Union and CIO for Contigo, a start-up offering a web conferencing solution. Ms. Kogan started her career managing delivery of engineering and operations services for AT&T’s national and international communications networks. She moved from the telecommunications services arena into computer systems with NCR Corporation and served in various positions associated with developing and bringing network management, MPP platforms, data warehousing and service solutions to market.
Ms. Kogan holds a Bachelor’s of Engineering and Masters of Management Science from Stevens Institute of Technology.