Chuck Thackston, Managing Director, Data Science and Research, ARC


Chuck Thackston

Dickie Oliver

Chuck Thackston oversees the growth of business intelligence, analytical products, data science and research at ARC. After leading the company's program to consolidate global ticketing data into ARC's database, Chuck is now searching for new ways to leverage ARC's vast air ticketing data and travel intelligence.

Chuck brings nearly 30 years of technology experience to ARC, with leadership roles in engineering, analytics, marketing and product development. His prior experience includes work in health care, airline and technology services industries at Travelport, Worldspan, Sabre, EDS and American Airlines. Chuck holds a B.A. in computer science from Tennessee Technological University and an Executive MBA from Texas Christian University.