Thomas C. Redman, “the Data Doc,” is President of Navesink Consulting Group, which he founded in 1996. Dr. Redman was the first to extend quality principles to data and information and he is the leading inventor of practical techniques that help organizations improve. His clients report from order-of-magnitude improvements and reap many benefits. Prior to founding Navesink, Tom established the AT&T Bell Laboratories Data Quality Lab in 1987 and led it until 1995. Recently he has turned his attention to the ways companies can put their data to work, in their marketplaces, and the nettlesome issues associated with managing data as a business asset. Dr. Redman has written dozens of papers and three previous books. He holds two patents.