Randy Krum is an infographics and data visualization designer, author of the book, “Cool Infographics: Effective Communication with Data Visualization and Design,” founder and president of the design firm InfoNewt, and instructor of Data Visualization and Infographics Design at Southern Methodist University’s Continuing and Professional Education program (CAPE). Randy also runs the popular website Coolinfographics.comwhere he has shared over 1,500 of the world’s best infographics designs. His passion is helping people better understand and communicate their information using data visualizations, visual explanations and infographics. About half of his design work is designing and promoting the online infographics shared in social media, and the other half is designing confidential proprietary data visualizations that companies use internally in presentations for board meetings, sales meetings, employee training, visual explanations, annual reports, consumer insights, and funding pitch presentations.