Owner, Contextual Connections, LLC
Hal Espo is President of Contextual Connections, LLC, a strategic consulting firm focusing on digital services, including digital content, distribution, and applications. His firm assists such clients as Associated Press, EBSCO, Dun & Bradstreet, Dow Jones, LexisNexis, McGraw-Hill, Reed Elsevier, Wolters Kluwer, and Thomas Publishing. Prior to forming Contextual Connections, Espo served as COO of Index Stock Imagery, COO at CORSEARCH, and strategist for ISO, Inc.
Earlier, Espo held various senior positions at LexisNexis and Knight-Ridder Information/Dialog Information Services, Inc. Espo is a Director of Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) Content Division Board. He holds a B.A. from Earlham College, an M.L.S. from Indiana University, and an M.B.A. from San Diego State University.