Digital Thought Leader, CXO Advisor, IT Expert, Professional Speaker, Book Author, ZDNet Commentator, Industry Analyst
Dion Hinchcliffe is an internationally recognized thought leader, IT expert, enterprise architect, bestselling book author, frequent keynote speaker, analyst, and transformation consultant. Dion works with the leadership teams of Fortune 500 and Global 2000 firms to drive successful change with emerging digital methods including employee experience, online community, cloud computing, data centers, digital business models, Internet ecosystems, Internet of Things, workforce collaboration, and the future of work.
A veteran of enterprise IT, Dion has been working for two decades with leading-edge methods to bridge the widening gap between business and technology. He has extensive practical experience with enterprise strategy and operational issues and he consults, advises, and writes prolifically on the convergence of business and technology.
Dion is particularly well known for his thought leadership in digital workplace, enterprise IT, customer experience, agile methods, CIO issues, and digital transformation. He is a widely followed commentator and industry analyst for ZDNet. Dion also works in the trenches with clients in the Fortune 1000, government, and Internet startup community. He is currently VP and Principal Analyst for Constellation Research and an executive fellow at the Tuck School of Business.
Dion has been featured or quoted in CIO Magazine, Computerworld, Fast Company, Wired, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and BusinessWeek. He is also a frequent keynote speaker and is co-author of two books on intersection of technology and business including Web 2.0 Architectures from O'Reilly as well as the bestselling Social Business By Design (John Wiley & Son.) He was recently identified by Robert Half International as one of the top 20 people IT leaders mention most, as well as a top 3 CIO influencer.
Specialties: Enterprise IT, cloud, strategy, workshops, CXO advisory, startups, digital transformation ,data center design, innovation, performance management