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Performitiv Expands Team, Welcomes Nick Bontis PhD, Chief Data Scientist

March 24, 2019
Mar 24, 2019 7:00 PM

Chicago IL, March 25, 2019, Performitiv is pleased to announce the addition of a new team member, Dr. Nick Bontis, who will serve as Chief Data Scientist. Nick joins the growing team at Performitiv to apply his years of expertise in human capital analytics where he will collaborate with Performitiv clients looking to take their talent development measurement to the next level.

Nick has participated in international projects helping clients understand the statistical link between data and impact. He is a keynote speaker, award-winning researcher and tenured professor at McMaster University in Canada.Nick will provide thought leadership in evolving the Performitiv Impact Optimization Model and the Performitiv impact measurement technology.

Nick will also lead Performitiv client projects to analyze client learning data, operational data, people data and business data and statistically link them to talent development effectiveness and organizational outcomes. Nick’s work will complement Performitiv clients that are using its technology to measure evidence of impact in a practical and repeatable way by unlocking deeper insights in disparate data to tell a valid and reliable story of human capital impact on business results.“Nick brings significant expertise in human capital analytics and his knowledge and experience will immensely help Performitiv clients connect the dots between their talent data and their business results,” commented Kent Barnett, CEO.

“When I look across the learning measurement landscape, Performitiv is on the cutting edge of innovation with modern, cost-effective technology and practical, real-world methodology. I am thrilled to partner with Performitiv and its forward-thinking client-base to explore the infinite connections that may exist between organizational learning data and results. This important work will elevate the conversation around learning’s connection to business performance,“ commented Nick Bontis, Chief Data Scientist at Performitiv.

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About Performitiv

Performitiv is modern, learning measurement software. Through our Impact Optimization Model and our technology we help organizations measure, communicate and improve their story of impact. For more information on Performitiv please visit

Contact for inquiries related to this Announcement:

Jeffrey A. Berk, Performitiv COO

872 225 0075