Analyst Profile

Adam M. Ronthal

Adam M. Ronthal

Research Director

2 years at Gartner ,  21 years industry experience
Canada


Roles and Responsibilities

Adam Ronthal is a Research Director in Gartner's ITL Data and Analytics group with a primary focus on database management systems, technologies and strategies. Mr. Ronthal's areas of specialization include both operational- and data-warehousing-focused use cases, cloud, and traditional implementations. Mr. Ronthal joined Gartner in January 2015 and is based in Toronto, Canada.

Areas of Coverage

  • Data Management & Integration

Background

Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Ronthal was the technical marketing lead for IBM's new cloud-based data warehousing offering - dashDB. Mr. Ronthal also had key roles in product marketing and strategy for the PureData System for Analytics (Netezza) and served as a competitive analyst covering data warehousing vendors.

Professional Background

CiRBA, Sr. Product Specialist and MIS Manager, 3 years
IBM, Senior Technical Marketing Analyst, 4 years
Netezza, Technical Account Manager, 4 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

2009 American Business Award (Stevie) for Support Department of the Year
2010 American Business Award (Stevie) for Netezza Technical Account Management Team

Education

B.A., Ethics, Politics, and Economics - Yale University

Languages

English