4 years at Gartner
26 years industry experience
San Diego, CA USA
Roles and Responsibilities
John MacDorman is a Research Director in Gartner's CIO Research group. His areas of coverage include IT strategy, organization design, bimodal IT and governance. He has spent the past 25 years leading and supporting strategic transformation initiatives as a consultant and management executive. His current passion is digital transformation, which is challenging many businesses across all industries.
John MacDorman's Recent Gartner Activity
5 Fatal Pitfalls for New CIOs
CIOs in Transition: Accelerating Your Time to Impact
How to Prepare for the New CIO's Arrival
Prior to joining Gartner Research, Mr. MacDorman led IT strategy and other key initiatives for 11 years as a management consultant with Gartner and Ernst & Young's IT Transformation practice. His engagements spanned a wide variety of industries as he helped his clients define and implement solutions to their most pressing business problems. Prior to moving into management consulting, Mr. MacDorman led transformation initiatives as a management executive at Warner Music, NCR and AT&T.
Ernst & Young , Senior Manager, IT Transformation, 3 years
Gartner, Senior Director, Consulting, 8 years
Warner Music Group, Senior Program Director, Digital Media, 2 years
B.S., Psychology, Vanderbilt University
M.S., Systems Engineering, University of Virginia