Analyst Profile

Charles S. Golvin

Charles S. Golvin

Research Director

3 years at Gartner ,  31 years industry experience

Roles and Responsibilities

Charles Golvin specializes in how all manner of connected devices impact strategies and create opportunities for marketing leaders, from today's personal handheld devices to tomorrow's Internet of Things.

Areas of Coverage

  • Digital Marketing

Charles S. Golvin's Recent Gartner Activity

Latest Research


Previous Experience

Prior to Gartner, he researched all aspects of mobility, spanning user behavior, device adoption, network technology, applications and services. He also initiated and led new research streams in digital home, mobile marketing and connected vehicles.

Professional Background

Citibank, Vice President, 4 years
Forrester Research, Principal Analyst, 13 years
Philips Media, Vice President, Engineering & Chief Technology Officer, 8 years


B.S., Mathematics, summa cum laude, University of California at Santa Cruz
M.S., Mathematics, University of California at Santa Cruz