Analyst Profile

Bill Holz

Bill Holz

Research Director

2 years at Gartner ,  29 years industry experience
Conshohocken, PA USA


Roles and Responsibilities

Bill Holz is a Research Director on the Application Platform Strategies (APS) team in Gartner for Technical Professionals (GTP). Mr. Holz covers a range of technical topics, including software development methodologies (focus on agile) and web development.

Areas of Coverage

  • Application Development & Integration

Background

Previous Experience

Mr. Holz has more than 30 years of industry experience mainly focused on web and mobile development projects and adoption of agile development methodologies. Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Holz led the Application Development and Enterprise Architecture team at the Project Management Institute (PMI). During his tenure at PMI, he led the implementation of agile development practices, modernization of the application portfolio, delivery of PMI's first mobile application, formation of an enterprise architecture team, and acquisition of Gantthead (projectmanagement.com).

Professional Background

Project Management Institute, Manager of Application Development and Enterprise Architecture, 4 years
Thermo Fisher Scientific, Development Manager, 2 years
Wolters Kluwer Health, Manager, Application and Software Development, 2 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Certified Disciplined Agilist
Certified Scaled Agile Framework Program Consultant (SPC4)
LeSS Certified Practitioner

Education

B.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Drexel University

Languages

English