Analyst Profile

Bill Pray

Bill Pray

Research VP

6 years at Gartner ,  22 years IT industry
Salem, UT USA


Roles and Responsibilities

Bill Pray is a Research Vice President for the Gartner for Technical Professionals Collaboration and Content team. Mr. Pray joined Gartner in January 2010 as a result of the acquisition of Burton Group. He covers communications and collaboration solutions: email, calendars, instant messaging and Web conferencing. His research provides in-depth analysis and technical information to aid in the selection, implementation and management of these solutions.

Areas of Coverage

  • IT Operations
  • High Performance Workplace

Bill Pray's Recent Gartner Activity

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Background

Previous Experience

Prior to joining Burton Group, Mr. Pray was a product manager for LexisNexis Screening Solutions and Novell GroupWise. His experience also includes being an IT administrator, network operations center supervisor, records and communications manager, and global support manager.

Professional Background

Burton Group, Analyst, 2 years
LexisNexis, Product Manager, 1 year
Novell, Product Manager, 7 years

Education

Bachelor of Science, Communications, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
Master of Public Administration, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah

Languages

English
French