Nick Halstead

  • DataSift Founder Passes CEO Torch On To Former SimpleGeo VP Rob Bailey

    DataSift Founder Passes CEO Torch On To Former SimpleGeo VP Rob Bailey

    Nick Halstead, who founded ‘big data’ startup DataSift, has decided to step down as chief executive officer as the company gears up for its official launch later this week. Halstead will become DataSift’s CTO, and the role of CEO will go to Rob Bailey, a former Yahoo bizdev exec who most recently served as VP of Business Development at SimpleGeo, which was just acquired by… Read More