Joe Batista is the Director & Chief Creatologist, Office of Business Innovation & Strategy for DELL Technologies. Joe is responsible for building new business realities by leveraging companies portfolio of assets, driving new growth, and implementing strategic agendas. Joe was featured in the Economist Intelligence white paper entitled, Designing Effective Collaborations for his thought leadership in Alignment of Interests, and often referred to as Business Sherpa who lives at the nexus of technology & business
Joe has a proven track record creating new enterprise value through a history of tough change agent assignments. Building value by leveraging capital, human resources, and corporate assets, Joe builds new ventures for both DELL Technologies and his clients. Collaborating with many emerging companies and larger enterprises, Joe is a trusted advisor, a business strategist, and a technologist with over 30 years of practical industry experience. Many large corporations seek his “creative application theory” of applying innovation to real world business domain challenges. Often a guest lecturer at Boston University School of Management, Columbia EMBA and Bentley University on the topics of Innovation, Business Physics, Data Literacy and Intrapreneurship.
Joe has an incredible passion for growth strategies and agendas that focus on creating alignment of interest, exposing an company’s “assets and currencies”, creating meaningful client dialogues and using powerful frameworks and over one hundred case studies that professionals walk away with actionable plans. Often cited by many clients as, “Strategic and out-of-the-box thinker with a no limits mindset”
His work was featured in a book by James Dickie for his contributions and thought leadership on new growth strategies in a down economy entitled, Changing How the Game is played.
Joe was awarded CIO Magazine’s TOP 50 Web Awards for building a leading edge Corporate Portal to leverage internal knowledge assets, a contributor in a recent study entitled From Chaos to Collaboration challenges in the travel industry and co-author of a HIMSS white paper entitled Constructing IT Support for Personalized Medicine.
A highly sought after speaker who ignites audiences with his unique point of view and strategic insights, including: “Business Physics”, “How Companies Eat” “Color of Money” and “Unleashing Innovation”. Joe has set in motion many game changing scenarios for clients in London, Boston, San Francisco, New York, Alexandria, Miami, Naples, France, Singapore & Sweden, reaching over 30,000 business professionals the last 15 years.
Joe holds a Master of Science from the University of Pennsylvania, Bachelor & Associates of Science in Marketing Management & Accountancy from Bentley University; and attended the Advance Management Programme at INSEAD in Fontainebleau, France.