Daniel Parkes is an experienced technologist and software architect, and is a co-founder of Placecast. As CTO, he is responsible for developing the Placecast technology and platform, including core intellectual property and patents around location content management, geofencing, advertising, inventory management and forecasting.
Currently, he focuses on the design and deployment of scalable, enterprise-grade applications to meet the growing needs of Placecast's customers.
Prior to Placecast, Daniel was a lead architect at Manhattan Associates, a supply-chain software company with solutions in logistics, transportation, replenishment, and retail planning.
He was a key member of the team that developed Manhattan's flagship replenishment, forecasting, and inventory management product suite, which is now implemented at several Fortune 500 companies worldwide.
Daniel has 14 years experience as an executive, software architect, and engineer.
Daniel holds a Bachelor's degree in Cognitive Psychology from Harvard University and a Master's degree in Computer Science from Stanford University.