John Baker - Chief Data Scientist Pixability, USA

John Baker is the Chief Data Scientist at Pixability, a video advertising technology company that helps media professionals deliver outstanding campaign performance across YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. 


Prior to Pixability, John served as CEO & Chief Scientist of DataKin, where he successfully drove the company’s go-to-market strategy; Director of Analytics of Affectiva, where he spearheaded the development of the company’s analytics platform; Director of Analytics at Moontoast, where he set the vision for the analytics product suite; and Co-Founder and CTO of Performance Analytics, where he built, marketed and launched a Web 2.0 product, and acquired 6,000 customers before selling the company in 2012.


John is also founder of The Data Scientist, a data science meet-up group with 4,000 members across chapters in Boston, New York, and Washington, DC, and author of the upcoming book, “Building Data Science, The Chief Data Scientist’s Field Guide to Building Teams, Tools and Strategy.” He holds a masters degree in Engineering Management from the MIT Sloan School of Management, and a dual Bachelor degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from Hawaii Pacific University.