Richard P. Sherman
Athena IT Solutions
Rick Sherman is the founder of Athena IT Solutions. Rick has almost 30 years of business intelligence (BI), data warehousing (DW), and data integration experience. He has worked on dozens of BI and DW projects across many industry groups. Rick has also provided guidance through assessments and in an advisory role for many enterprises’ BI efforts. He teaches business and IT people BI/DW concepts, design, architectures, and project management through onsite training, and he has also taught courses for the last decade at Northeastern University's Graduate School of Engineering. His book Business Intelligence Guidebook: From Data Integration to Analytics was published by Morgan Kaufmann in 2014. Rick has written 200+ articles for various industry publications. His background includes software engineering, IT, and consulting.