Marinela Profi, Global Marketing Manager, SAS
Marinela is Global Marketing Manager for SAS Model Management solutions, prior to which she was a Customer Advisor for Advanced Analytics, supporting organizations across EMEA in achieving data-driven decisions.
Her background is a mix of Business Administration, Statistics and Marketing. She holds a BS in Economics and master’s degrees in both Business Administration and Statistics. Marinela is Global Ambassador and Member of Women Tech Network, an organization that enables women's empowerment in tech through leadership development, professional growth, mentorship, and networking events for professionals.
SAS® and Open-Source Model Management: Special Collection
Foreword by Marinela Profi
Turn analytical models into business value and smarter decisions with this special collection of papers about SAS Model Management. Without a structured and standardized process to integrate and coordinate all the different pieces of the model life cycle, a business can experience increased costs and missed opportunities. SAS Model Management solutions enable organizations to register, test, deploy, monitor, and retrain analytical models, leveraging any available technology – including open-source models in Python, R, and TensorFlow –into a competitive advantage.
- Richann Watson is an independent statistical programmer and CDISC consultant based in Ohio. She has been using SAS since 1996 with most of her experience being in the life sciences industry. She specializes in analyzing clinical trial data and implementing CDISC standards.
- Kriss Harris worked at GlaxoSmithKline as a statistician supporting drug discovery. At GSK, he developed an increasing passion for both SAS graphics and teaching and taught SAS graphics to SAS programmers, statisticians, and scientists. After leaving GSK, he became an independent statistical programmer and has consulted at Eli Lilly, Eisai, and MedAvante-ProPhase.
- Sanjay Matange is Research & Development Director in the Data Visualization Division at SAS, where he is responsible for the development and support of ODS Graphics software.
- Michele M. Burlew designed and programmed SAS applications for data management, data analysis, report writing, and graphics for academic and corporate clients for over 40 years. She has expertise in many SAS products and operating systems.