Thank you for connecting with me on Twitter or LinkedIn. Here's a little more about me, my consulting firm (Hub Solution Designs), our online magazine (the Hub Designs Magazine), our newsletter, our social media presence, and our online community


Brief Biography


Dan Power is the founder and President of Hub Solution Designs, Inc. (, a global management and technology consulting firm specializing in Master Data Management (MDM) and data governance.  His role at Hub Designs is a combination of best practice expert, industry analyst, client advisor, and thought leader. He’s responsible for client strategy and delivery in the areas of master data management, data governance, content marketing and social media.


Dan advises clients' senior management teams on the strategic value of their technology investments, and is the author of more than 25 articles and white papers on MDM and data governance.  Dan is a featured speaker at industry conferences, webinars and vendor events. He writes for Information Management magazine, The Data Warehousing Institute, and the Hub Designs Blog, a widely read blog on MDM and data governance.  


He studied Computer Science at Princeton University, and earned a Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurial Studies from Babson College in Wellesley, MA. 

Connect with us on Twitter or LinkedIn

Join the International MDM Community

The Hub Designs Magazine “Top 10 for 2010″

  1. Oracle’s MDM Strategy and Roadmap – A look at Oracle’s MDM strategy and roadmap, from the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) COLLABORATE conference in April 2010.
  2. Building MDM-Powered Solutions with Initiate Composer – A description of Initiate’s new Composer product, which is a framework for building solutions on top of IBM’s Initiate Master Data Service hub.
  3. Master Data Management Best Practice Series – A ten part series on MDM and data governance best practices, based on Dan Power's presentation at Oracle OpenWorld 2010.
  4. Modeling the MDM Blueprint, by James Parnitzke – A six part series on applying important enterprise architecture concepts to MDM projects.
  5. Data Profiling For All The Right Reasons, by Rob DuMoulin – A five part series on data profiling and its role within MDM and data governance initiatives.
  6. Siperian Acquired By Informatica – Our analysis of Siperian’s acquisition by Informatica, written on the day the news broke.
  7. Informatica Analyst Briefing – Hub Designs is regularly briefed by the major MDM vendors; this one by Informatica was about 2 months after the acquisition. A later briefing from October 2010 can be found here.
  8. Kalido MDM and AB InBev – We live blogged this at the Gartner MDM Summit during a session by Kalido’s President and CEO Bill Hewitt and Jonathan Starkey, the Director of Business Intelligence at AB InBev North America.
  9. Intersection of MDM, CRM and ERP – Our article on Why Product Information Management in Information Management magazine sparked a short blog article by Andrew White of Gartner. The “Intersection of MDM, CRM and ERP” article is in response to Andrew’s.
  10. Orchestra Networks Enters Gartner Magic Quadrant – We thought it was newsworthy that Orchestra Networks, a specialized MDM vendor, was included in Gartner’s “Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management of Product Data” for the first time. Also, Orchestra Networks sponsored a white paper titled A Real Multidomain MDM Solution or a Wannabe? by Hub Designs that was published in September.