Bernie Gray and Dominick Ghirardo
Bernie Gray received a B.S. in Math and Spanish with an Actuarial Science minor in 2014 and a M.S. in ACMS in 2015 from the University of Notre Dame. He is currently pursuing a M.S, in Computer Science online at Georgia Tech. He has worked as an analyst at 84.51° in Cincinnati, OH since graduation, where he uses machine learning to optimize the layouts of Kroger stores. Kroger operates over 2,700 stores, had nearly $110 billion in sales in 2015, and is the world’s third-largest retailer behind Walmart and Costco.
Dominick Ghirardo received a B.S. in Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics with an Actuarial Science minor in 2015 from the University of Notre Dame. He is currently an analyst at 84.51°, a data science company based in Cincinnati, OH. Dominick uses a variety of statistical techniques to help improve various aspects of Kroger’s business.
Sponsored by the Delahanty Family Endowment for Excellence in Mathematics, the Department of Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics, and the Actuarial Science Club.
Originally published at acms.nd.edu.