Current Analysis Announces Brian Washburn as Global Service Director for Business Network and IT Services Practice
Kathryn Weldon’s global responsibility as principal analyst for enterprise mobility expands to lead Research Director for Business Network and IT Services in the Americas
Sterling, VA, USA, August 6, 2013 – Current Analysis, the market leader in continuous, tactical market intelligence and analysis for the telecommunications and technology markets, announced today that Brian Washburn has been promoted to Global Service Director, leading the Current Analysis Business Network and IT Services Group. In addition, Kathryn Weldon has been promoted to Research Director for Business Network and IT Services in the Americas. Both Mr. Washburn and Ms. Weldon bring extensive insights to a number of areas, including:
- Data Center and Cloud Services
- Mobility Services
- Network Services
- Security Services
- IP Telephony and UC Services
- Wholesale Services
- Global Network Tracker
“We are excited to have Brian lead our Business Network and IT Services team into the future,” commented Jerry Caron, Senior Vice President of Analysis at Current Analysis. “His deep knowledge of Current Analysis methodologies and his extensive insights into the industry will help guide our research and analysis to new levels of coverage for our clients.”
Prior to his 10 years at Current Analysis, Mr. Washburn served as an independent telecom analyst serving market research firms and carriers. He was also a market research analyst for Asia with Pyramid Research and held editorial positions with tele.com magazine, TelecomAsia magazine, and Telecommunications magazine. His familiarity with the telecommunications industry has awarded him prominent mentions in various media outlets, including NPR, CIO Magazine, the Washington Post, the Star Tribune, TechTarget, Xchange, Network World and Light Reading. Mr. Washburn graduated Cum Laude with a BA in Communication from the University of Massachusetts.
“I'm honored to lead our strong, well-established global team of network services analysts and contributors in Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle East. Our team members have covered our industry's transformation for decades, having worked for service providers, vendors, and the analyst and investment communities,” commented Mr. Washburn.
Caron added, “Kathryn Weldon’s promotion to Research Director for Business Network and IT Services in the Americas further emphasizes our commitment and bench strength in these research area. Her experience and thought leadership in enterprise mobility services globally will continue to drive Current Analysis research in the Americas into the future.” Ms. Weldon will continue to serve Current Analysis clients on a global scale in the complex wireless solutions market.
For more information on Current Analysis’ Business Network and IT Services solutions, including Enterprise Networking and other areas of coverage, please go to http://www.currentanalysis.com/s/BNITS/.
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