Who says Big Data has to be difficult?
Who We Are
Meet the Leaders
that Keep the Vision
Help Guide the Company
Who says Big Data has to be Difficult?
At CONQ we have a first rate team with excellent talent and leadership. We’d like you to meet the team behind big innovation for big data. Data may seem impersonal at times, but we’re not. We invite you to scroll through and get to know who is leading the way to help make your company or organization valuable, insightful, and safe.
CONQ is at the leading edge of transformative analytics to help organizations harness the full power of Big Data. The company’s patented technologies enable users to harmonize vast amounts of data without costly and time-consuming extraction, transformation, or duplication. The user is empowered to work directly with data in its natural format—not only structured data but also unstructured “textual” information from such sources as documents, reports, emails, and web postings.
Whether management, IT professionals, or end users, everyone within an organization benefits from CONQ’s software capabilities. CONQ serves a variety of industries as well: Financial Services and Insurance, Education and Research, Healthcare, and Intelligence and Law Enforcement, to name a few. By providing better, faster, simpler analytics, CONQ produces results that can revolutionize any organization’s business model.
CONQ has been awarded a variety of patents, including those for Unbiased Learning, which discovers meaningful concepts without a query, and for Online Analytic Processing (OLAP), which mixes, matches, and builds concepts, thus enabling the sharing of expertise. The company is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, with offices in the Washington, D.C, Dallas TX, and Irvine CA metropolitan areas.
CONQ is led by a talented and experienced team, blending extensive knowledge of data analytics with records of entrepreneurial achievement and strong business management.
Charles Clarkson, Chairman
Charles is responsible for the overall vision and direction of CONQ. He also leads The Clarkson Group (TCG), a firm he founded in 1976. Clarkson is a successful entrepreneur with outstanding business acumen and has started many profitable businesses. He is a Director and past Chairman of North Florida’s technology accelerator, Enterprise North Florida Corporation, and an investor in several high-tech companies. Clarkson graduated from Princeton University and George Washington University Law School.
Mark O’Hare, President & CEO
Mark is responsible to drive CONQ to the next level of AI users. He has over 40 years of technical expertise and has co-authored some 300 patents covering cyber security, multi-factored secret sharing to poly-urethanes. He has over 20 years of CEO experience of Hi-Tech companies from cyber security software, hardware acceleration, imaging to poly-urethanes. He is also a retired USN Captain were in his last position he served as the Principal Executive Officer (PEO) for the $25 Billion dollar Aircraft Carrier Program.
The Strategic Advisors
Lauren is a very highly regarded data scientist in the intelligence community. With over 20 years experience in the data analytics arena, her specialities are Massive Data Analytics, Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Based Systems.
SENATOR WILLIAM BROCK
William is a former Senator of Tennessee and was appointed by President Reagan to the United States Trade Representative and then as Secretary of Labor during Reagan’s second term.
GENERAL JAMES CARTWRIGHT (USMC RET.)
James formerly served as Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and currently serves as the holder of the Harold Brown Chair in Defense Policy Studies for the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
Susan is President of the Eisenhower Group, Inc, which provides strategic counsel on political, business, security and public affairs projects.
Michael J Glosserman
Michael served as Chair of the Executive Committee and is a former managing partner of the JBG Companies. The JBG Companies is a privately owned real estate investment and management firm based in Chevy Chase, Maryland, in the United States.
EUGENE K. LAWSON
Eugene K. Lawson was co-founder of the US-Russia Business Council (USRBC). During his 15 years as CEO, USRBC became a central participant in the US-Russian relationship. Previously ,Gene was confirmed by the US Senate as Vice Chair of the Export-Import Bank. He also served as US Ambassador to the International Labor Organization in Geneva.
MERRILL L. MAGOWAN
Professional investor and investment advisor. Current and former director of Safeway Stores, Associated Capital, Nordemann GrimmIn among others.
He has provided leadership in the philanthropic world including Chair of The National Botanical Garden, Earthwatch Institute, and The Marine Mammal Center.
PROF. JAMES MORRIS
James is the Former Dean of Carnegie Mellon University, Computer Science. Dr. Morris developed important underlying principles of programming languages—inter-module protection and lazy evaluation.
Ren is the founder and inventor of uReveal and uReka. He has extensive experience in the arena of business intelligence from various positions with Fortune 500 companies, including Bank of America, Johnson Controls, and Deloitte & Touche. He has a track record of creating innovative software solutions. Mohan was ranked 2nd on the entrance examination for the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bangalore, India, where he received a B.S. in Computer Science and Engineering. He holds an MBA from Jacksonville University.
WALTER “SKIP” SHARP
Gen. Sharp is a retired United States Army four-star general, who last served as the Commander, United Nations Command, Commander, ROK-US Combined Forces Command and Commander, U.S. Forces Korea from June 3, 2008 to July 14, 2011. He previously served as the Director of the Joint Staff from 2005 to June 2008. Retired from the Army in July 2011.
GOV. TOMMY THOMPSON
Tommy served as Governor of Wisconsin and Secretary of the Department of Health & Human Services.
Dr HARLAN ULLMAN
Dr Harlan Ullman is Chairman of CNI Guard Ltd, a high technology UK based firm and Chairman of the Killowen Group that advises on strategic issues at the head of government/CEO level. He has served on a number of private and public boards in the financial and defense sectors and writes a weekly syndicated column for United Press on geopolitics.
Robert Wallace is the former director of the CIA ‘s Office of Technical Service and career intelligence officer. He is the recipient of the CIA ‘s Distinguished Career Intelligence Medal and the Intelligence Medal of Merit. Wallace is co-author “SPYCRAFT: The Secret History of the CIA’s Spytechs from Communism to al-Qaeda” and other intelligence books. He founded the Artemus Consulting Group in 2004.