Gary Rowe is the founder and CEO of TechVision Research.
He is a 35 year technology industry leader and was president of Burton Group for 12 years culminating in Gartner’s acquisition of the company. Mr. Rowe has assembled a world class team at TechVision Research to support the vision of providing focused, pragmatic, cost-effective, accessible and integrated research/consulting services for Global 2000 organizations.
Doug Simmons is Manging Director, Consulting.
Primary focus areas: Risk Management, Data Protection and Privacy, Information Security Assessments, Federated Identity Management, Public Key Infrastructure, Authentication Services, Cloud Security, Access Management
Secondary focus areas: Provisioning and Workflow Process Automation, Role Engineering, Virtualization and Synchronization, Mobile Device Security, Physical/Logical Convergence, Network Zoning
Doug Simmons brings more than 30 years of experience in IT security, risk management and identity and access management (IAM). He has performed hundreds of engagements as the subject matter expert, focused solely on IT security, risk management and IAM. Doug holds a double major in Computer Science and Business Administration.
Doug has been a security architecture leader for several large-scale security engagements, including Boeing, Morgan Stanley, Visa, HSBC, RBS, National Nuclear Security Administration, State of California, State of Texas, Shell, The Southern Company, Kaiser Permanente, and the Federal Reserve System. On these projects, Doug is responsible for all project staffing decisions, consulting methodologies, client deliverable content, client satisfaction and project success on a global basis.
Gary Zimmerman is the CMO of TechVision Research.
An experienced executive known for helping companies deliver new offers and expand markets. Accomplishments include launching four companies, 20+ products, building high-performance organizations, and generating millions in sales. Steeped in technology Gary has driven marketing, business development, product management, large-scale software development, and operational efforts in several global enterprises. He is accomplished at negotiating and collaborating with leading information and communications technology companies in the US, Europe, and Asia.
Sharon Shanahan is a Principal Sales Executive with TechVision Research.
She is a high-performing sales executive experienced in selling services to Fortune 500 and Global 1000 organizations.
Sharon brings to TechVision Research nearly 20 years of selling industry-leading research, consulting, and advisory services. Most recently, Sharon was a Senior Account Executive with Axiomatics AB and before that she was a top sales performer at both Gartner Group and Burton Group.
Jancy Loughridge is manager of finance/administration and controller for TechVision Research.
She had this role throughout her 15 year tenure with Burton Group and was a senior member of the management team.