Analyst Profile

Kathie M Hackler

Kathie M Hackler

Managing VP

19 years at Gartner ,  50 years industry experience

Roles and Responsibilities

Kathie Hackler is Managing Vice President in Gartner CIO Research, with responsibility for the Global Energy and Utilities, and Communication Service Providers Industry Research Practices.

Areas of Coverage

  • Networking & Communications Services
  • Networking & Communications Equipment


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, she was VP of Marketing for a high-tech nonprofit funded by top technology companies and focused on adoption of internet technology to improve education, government and business effectiveness.

Professional Background

Pacific Bell, Executive Director - Data Communications Product Marketing, 28 years
Smart Valley, Vice President of Marketing and Communications, 4 years


B.S., Economics, University of San Francisco