Analyst Profile

Jim Hare

Jim Hare

Distinguished VP Analyst

8 years at Gartner,  31 years industry experience

Location:  USA  | Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Jim Hare is a Distinguished Vice President in Gartner's Technology and Service Provider Research and Advisory group. His research coverage includes AI, data science, and analytics & BI. He is also the Gartner Vendor Lead Analyst for Amazon. Mr. Hare advises tech providers on how to best adapt their product and go-to-market strategy to emerging technologies & trends, market dynamics, and buyer preferences.


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Hare built and led the go-to-market strategies at a variety of software companies in the bay area.

Professional Background

  • Actian, Senior Director, Product Marketing, 2 years
  • Cognos, VP, Product Marketing and Business Development, 3 years
  • IBM, Marketing Director, 5 years


  • B.S., Aerospace Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder
  • M.S., System Management, University of Southern California

Industry Awards/Accolades

  • SAE Wright Brothers Award for Meritorious Service