Analyst Profile
Mike McGuire
Mike McGuire
Research VP
Santa Clara, CA USA
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Years of Experience
14 years at Gartner
24 years IT industry
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Roles and Responsibilities
As Vice President, Research, for Mobile Marketing, Mike McGuire guides digital marketers on best practices for developing strategies. He specializes in how context, community, location and time - combined with a consumer's purchase history and purchase intent - are changing the relationship between consumers and brands. Mr. McGuire also covers the online music and media distribution, DRM, copyright-related issues, publishing, and how social networking technology can provide new strategic opportunities for media companies. Topics he covers include the consumer adoption of online music services and emerging business models. He also identifies technologies that can be used to develop new business models or overhaul existing models.
Previous Experience
Prior to rejoining Gartner in 2000, Mr. McGuire worked with mobile computing startups in the San Francisco Bay Area and Southern California. He was with Dataquest from 1994 through 1997 as a Senior and Principal Analyst for the mobile computing program.
Professional Background
Small Systems Design (later ThinkOutside), VP - Marketing, 1 year
Geoworks, Manager - PR/Analyst Relations, 1 year
GRiD Systems, Senior PR Writer, 2 years
B.A., Journalism, San Jose State University

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The CRM Perspective on Mobile for the Enterprise 14-Jul-2014 Michael Maoz, Robert P. Desisto, Kimberly Collins, Drew Kraus, Jim Davies, Jenny Sussin, Mike McGuire, Tad Travis, Penny Gillespie, Ed Thompson, Praveen Sengar
Hype Cycle for Media and Entertainment, 2014 14-Jul-2014 Mike McGuire
Hype Cycle for Advertising, 2014 08-Jul-2014 Andrew Frank, Mike McGuire
Broadcast Business Model Endures as Aereo Loses Legal Challenge 01-Jul-2014 Andrew Frank, Mike McGuire
Maturity Model for Mobile Marketing 12-Jun-2014 Mike McGuire