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BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE MADE SIMPLE

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Empower your business with our data-driven insights.

 

We transform messy data into actionable analytics, and we offer affordable solutions tailored to your company's needs. We can empower your decision-making and growth strategy with our expertise in data systems, analytics, and management consulting.

SERVICES

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INTELLIGENCE SYSTEMS

We create custom data systems that fit your needs and budget. With 20+ years of experience building systems for clients like the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, General Electric, BlueCross BlueShield, and DuPont, we have the expertise to deliver reliable, secure systems with the features you need.

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DATA ANALYSIS

We turn messy data into valuable insights! Our analytics team cleans and analyzes your data to identify ways to save money, improve product quality, and optimize operations. With visualizations and dashboards, we help you unlock new possibilities that can transform your business. Get actionable insights and improve the way you do business with us!

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DECISION SUPPORT

We make data-driven decision-making easy for you. Our consultants turn analytical insights into practical action plans that align with your culture, values, needs, and objectives. We believe data systems and insights should transform decision-making processes, so we help implement best practices to make informed decisions sustainable for your business.

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MEET KIONA

OUR STORY

We build powerful, user-friendly systems that provide actionable insights to inform your decisions. With expertise in technology, business intelligence, and management consulting, we help companies optimize and streamline their operations.

 

As a certified LGBTBE business, our team includes a diverse group of talented entrepreneurs, software engineers, data scientists, and strategists with decades of experience in various industries, including aerospace, insurance, healthcare, energy, transportation, and more.

TECHNOLOGY

We use open-source and best-in-class technologies to build smart, affordable solutions. This gives us the flexibility to deliver customized systems to meet your specific needs. Often, our solutions are cloud-based, so infrastructure requirements are minimal and the resulting systems scale with ease.

 

We work with a number of technologies including Python, Java, R, AngularJS, ReactJS, mobile development, and both SQL and NoSQL datastores. And when it makes sense, we leverage out-of-the-box business intelligence systems such as Tableau for rapid prototyping and stop-gap analysis. We provide all the critical data services such as data modeling, security implementation, cloud-computing, application architecture and user experience engineering.


Our engineers will help you pick a technology that is right for you. Our analysts will help focus your attention on the stories and insights hidden in your data. And our consultants will help you use technology to integrate these insights into your daily operations and decision-making processes.

OUR TEAM 
TYLER PRESCOTT
Operations Director
COLLEEN HEWITT
Data Scientist
NATHAN BROWN
Founder & President

Nathan has a passion for transforming businesses. He has twenty years of experience in analytics, business strategy, and technology entrepreneurship. Previously, he led award-winning technology teams at DuPont and BlueCross BlueShield, taking enterprise systems from concept to implementation. Nathan founded Kiona with the guiding principles of inclusiveness and excellence, and aims to create the best business intelligence solutions on the market.

Tyler is a seasoned professional with experience in auto finance, underwriting, collections strategy, and compliance management. He uses his passion for Lean Six Sigma and process improvement to build better experiences for clients and coworkers alike. His strong research background helps him come equipped to solve any problem that might arise. Tyler also puts his strong communication skills to the test as an improvisational comedian and coach. 

Colleen is a former math teacher with a Master's in Applied Statistics. She has always had a passion for making mathematical problem solving, analysis, and statistics easy to understand and has taken that passion with her from the education world to Kiona. Colleen loves using logical reasoning to help figure out ways to make data understandable and usable to solve problems and make decisions.

CHETAN TEWARI
Data Scientist
EMILEAH HIATT
Data Scientist
SCOTT SHEALY
System Architect

Scott has been tinkering with computer since he was 11 years old. Now seasoned professionally for more than 25 years, Scott brings depth and experience with him. Scott thrives on working on projects that involve thinking out of the box and creating cost efficient engineered solutions that make customers happy.

With over a decade of experience in Data and Analytics in multiple industries, Emileah loves to find creative data-based solutions to answer customer questions. Her favorite part of her job is that she gets to utilize her passion for automating difficult-to-solve problems saving clients time, money, and headaches. She also enjoys building relationships and working closely with her team and clients to truly understand the problem and plan for a solution. Emileah has a MA in Analytics from Arizona State University. 

Chetan is a professional engineer with diverse experience in the energy space including Agile software development. He has a master’s degree in Energy Sciences and has shifted his interest towards Machine Learning and data science past several years. He is an analytical/structural thinker who enjoys harnessing the power of data to discover/ define customer problems and inspire solutions that generate measurable value, meeting the needs of the holistic business.

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EVELYN BRADLEY
DEI Advisor

As a former educator, Evelyn's experience in the classroom taught her that the most complicated topics can be broken down and simplified for various audiences. Evelyn enjoys the challenge of taking information and disseminating data into culturally competent programming, and she uses that programming to teach professionals how to foster a diverse and inclusive workplace.

PRASUNA VADDI
Tableau Developer

As an experienced Tableau developer with a background in data analysis and Agile development, Prasuna is an enthusiastic team member with a positive, fun outlook. She is a strong problem-solver with an emphasis on business analysis, data wrangling, dashboard development, and customer service.

OSCAR GALINDO
Tableau Developer

Oscar started his career in Finance but quickly transitioned to the exciting world of Business Intelligence & Data Analytics. With over 10 years of experience mainly in the tech industry, he is passionate about the transformative process of turning rows of data into valuable business insights.

 

Oscar thrives in building robust analytical solutions for complex business problems, focusing on data wrangling, modeling, and visualization.

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Tel: 872.225.2502​
332 S Michigan Ave, STE 121-K341
Chicago, IL 60604​
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