John Sall was bornon 1948 in Cary, North Carolina, United States, is Co-Founder, Executive Vice President, SAS Institute. John Sall is #390 in List Billionaires People In The World. John Sall cofounded statistical software firm SAS with James Goodnight in 1976. The two partners met at NC State, where Sall was studying graduate-level statistics and Goodnight was pursuing his Ph.D. SAS reached $3.2 billion in revenue in 2016 and has more than 83,000 customers, which include banks, government agencies and insurance companies. SAS offers employees generous workplace perks, including an on-site health care center, pharmacy and daycare services.
We live in the age of big data, and most of this data is stored in databases. Making it easy to get this data into an analysis helps turn "big data" into "big statistics."
2 billion as of 2016, making him the 392nd richest person in the United States at the time
As of 2009, most of Sall's net worth was illiquid, and based on the estimated worth of his partial ownership in SAS Institute
He went on to study graduate–level statistics at North Carolina State University, where he received an honorary doctorate in 2003
Sall was on the board of The Nature Conservancy from 2002 to 2011, and is currently a member of the board for the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Sall was elected Fellow of the American Statistical Association in 1998 and is a member of the North Carolina State University board of trustees
In 1994, he served as chairman of the Interface Foundation of North America
Sall and a small team of developers spent a year and a half working on JMP before version one was released in October 1989
Sall started developing JMP in the 1980s, when the graphical user interface was introduced on the Macintosh
In 1976, the two joined others from the University, Anthony James Barr and Jane Helwig, in founding SAS Institute, an analytics software company founded to analyze agricultural data
John Sall was born in Rockford, Illinois, in 1948