Chris Bullock is the founder and CEO of ClearGov Inc., a municipal financial reporting platform. Chris has over 12 years experience in data analytics and benchmarking. Most recently Chris co-founded Sky Analytics (acquired by Huron Consulting Group), a legal spend analytics and benchmarking platform that revolutionized the legal industry. Connect with him on LinkedIn and Twitter.
Citizens simply glaze over when they are confronted by a sea of large numbers with many zeros. These figures need to be relatable to the person reading the data. Otherwise, open data is just more data that dies on the vine.