Nomad Data welcomes Justin Manikas to lead partnerships
Nomad Data today announced Justin Manikas is joining the leading data discovery platform as Vice President, Partnerships. Justin is a senior business development and product leader with substantial experience building and selling alternative data products. He brings to Nomad Data his extensive background in building partnerships and go-to-market platforms to drive valuable insights to data buyers across multiple verticals.
Justin was most recently Senior Director, Alternative Data Products at Amadeus, the leading provider of technology solutions for the travel industry. Prior to Amadeus, Manikas was Director, Product Management and an early product leader at Dataminr, the global leader in real-time AI whose platform detects the earliest signals of high-impact events. Before Dataminr, he was a sector analyst and equity trader at RBC Capital Markets. Manikas holds a Bachelor of Science from Cornell University.
Justin shared “I am extremely excited to join Nomad Data at this critical juncture in the company’s evolution. Nomad Data fills a growing need in a rapidly evolving ecosystem of data providers and consumers, where it is becoming increasingly difficult to discover the right data to drive business success. As companies increasingly adopt data-driven decision making, the demand for connecting business use cases to data will grow exponentially, and I look forward to helping drive Nomad Data’s position at the forefront of this shift.”
Brad Schneider, CEO and Founder of Nomad Data, added “I’m so excited to welcome Justin to the team. We pride ourselves in being a dependable, trustworthy and effortless partner to work with. We needed someone who knows the challenges data sellers face firsthand so we can best serve them with an offering that will help their businesses flourish. We also wanted someone with experience at scaling a business to hundreds of employees. We think the opportunity in helping the data market better function is a large one and we want the best people here from day one to allow us to fully realize it.”