What does Howard Dresner’s recent trademark registration mean?
He says that registering “Wisdom of Crowds” is “all about protecting intellectual property.” Well, obviously.
It’s obviously more than that, too. This is the guy who’s famed for naming and helping define the business intelligence industry. When he shows up at TDWI and other hardcore BI events, the bright lights of notoriety still gleam on his shiny head. This is Mr. BI, and he’s just trademarked a slogan I’d guess most BI types still don’t get.
He completed the registration in September, according to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office trademark database. In 2011, he also registered “Wisdom of Crowds Business Intelligence Market Study.”… Read the rest “The wisdom of one in a circled R”