Derek Slager

Derek Slager

Chief Technology Officer, Amperity

Derek co-founded Amperity to create a tool that would give marketers and analysts access to accurate, consistent and comprehensive customer data. As CTO, he leads the company’s product, engineering, operations and information security teams to deliver on Amperity’s mission of helping people use data to serve customers. Prior to Amperity, Derek was on the founding team at Appature and held engineering leadership positions at various business and consumer-facing startups, focusing on large-scale distributed systems and security.

Posts & Resources

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Blog

Generative AI and Personalization won’t work without a Customer Data Operations strategy

Building, maintaining, and managing change in your customer data foundation is far more involved than many might think.

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Podcast

Adapting to the Digital Marketing Landscape: Navigating Generational Shifts and Data Privacy Regulations

How the evolving data privacy environment is changing the digital marketing landscape and how to deal with it.

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Podcast

Navigating Customer Engagement in the Age of CDPs and Generative AI

Amperity CTO Derek Slager joins the Customerland podcast to talk about customer data and generative AI.

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On-demand Webinar

Building the Composable CDP: Resolving Customer Identities

This technical workshop on building a 360-degree view of your customers, products and partners

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On-demand Webinar

Get Identity Right Before Activating Your Customer Data

Essential steps to mastering identity resolution as a foundational element of a robust first-party data strategy.

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Featuring Amperity & Databricks

Video

Putting Together a Composable CDP Faster and More Easily

We talked with Databricks about what’s needed to put together Customer Data Platform capabilities that actually work.

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Product Keynote: Amperity for Paid Media

Amperity leaders share exciting developments and results in paid media activation and give a demo of the product.

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Video

Security at Amperity

Starting with bottom up infrastructure automation, continuous delivery, automated security scanning, centralized secret storage, and more...

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Advances in Machine Learning and their Application to Consumer Marketing

UW Professor Dr. Dan Suciu discusses machine learning advances with Amperity Co-Founder and CTO Derek Slager.

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Blog

What it Means to be Natively Built for the Cloud

Find out what it means to be Natively built for the Cloud and why it matters.

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Blog

How Customer Data Unification Enables GDPR Compliance

Important consideration for teams is their ability to continue using customer data for personalization and top line growth while being compliant.

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