Meet Matthew Carmean
Senior Business Insights Analyst
As Senior Business Insights Analyst at Blast Analytics, Matthew helps business teams better analyze and communicate insights to leaders and stakeholders through the power of data storytelling.
Matthew has worked in a variety of digital enterprise roles, including e-commerce category management, and digital experience management at companies such as Microsoft and T-Mobile. Matthew has owned and delivered multiple major digital initiatives across teams using data to inform and inspire business opportunities.
Matthew earned his BA in Business Administration, Management of Information Systems from the University of Washington Bothell. He is also Pragmatic Marketing-certified.
More about Mathew
I joined Blast…
To help teams close the last mile in digital analytics — by helping them become more effective data storytellers. Through the power of data storytelling, you can stir people’s emotions to inspire action.
A cool part of my job is…
Exploring customers data and finding meaningful business insights that can lead to change. Then sharing our proven techniques on how to effectively communicate those insights to others.
My consulting “philosophy” is…
Everyone wants to make better decisions. When we can critically understand what happened in the past, we can then become inspired to build a better digital experience tomorrow.
One of my first jobs was…
Washing dishes at Round Table Pizza
The most interesting place I’ve traveled is…
The Great Barrier Reef in Australia.
My hobbies include…
Collecting G1 Transformers, cheering on the Seattle Sounders, and finding new house projects to tackle.
A favorite quote of mine is…
“Without knowledge, action is useless, and knowledge without action is futile.” – Abu Baker
Achievements - Making Their Mark
2021 Case Study
Beauty Retailer Gains Key Insights to Optimize Online Checkout Journey
Case study on user experience and optimization approach for a beauty retailer, involving Matthew and Blast’s Insights team.
Why Data Storytelling is Essential to Strategic Business Cases
Mathew goes over why data storytelling is important for business decision based on personal experience.