Nicole Dial is a Cisco Systems business partner and owner of Concord 10 Concessions LLC, a technology innovation and concessions company specializing in connected retail, smart operations and alternative vending solutions. She began her career in technology as a founding employee and data analyst of Cardlytics Inc., a now global leader in online banking rewards and customer loyalty technology solutions. She has extensive experience in analyzing customer purchase behaviors and finding opportunities to encourage customer engagement and spend with merchants.
Nicole is a high-tech startup incubation program alumna of renown accelerator hub the Houston Technology Center (HTC). She and her team developed advanced data encryption prototype solutions under the HTC – NASA Johnson Space Center strategic innovation partnership program. Nicole holds a Masters in Information Systems from the University of Melbourne with specialties in organizational security culture, leadership, and management.