Ryan Sleeper is the Principal at Playfair Data and has been helping people and teams to do discovery analytics, build dashboards, conduct on-site training on Tableau and deliver inspirational talks for teams. For the last 8 years, he has been consulting and working with well-known brands across several industries and getting involved in their sales process. His enthusiasm and mastery of the products has led him to be a Tableau Zen Master, The 2013 Tableau Iron Viz Champion, author of the 2015 Tableau Public Visualization of the Year, and author of Practical Tableau (O'Reilly). His blog drives a buzz in the community with tips and tricks to create amazing data visualizations and offers Tableau trainings that help people to better analyze their data. Communities are the essence of what makes Tableau unique and Ryan contributes greatly by running one of the most active Tableau user groups in North America.