Top Insights for Growth & Innovation in Tech Markets

Time to Value: The Gartner Marketing and Product Management Podcast

May 2 2024 • 23 mins

You are faced with more questions and options than ever. How to retain your customers? How to attract more new buyers? How to improve your product? Gartner’s recent Tech Growth & Innovation Conference helped vendors break down the challenges that are holding back their organizations in order to grow faster to meet the accelerating pace of demands.

In this month’s Time to Value podcast, we’re joined by the Tech Growth & Innovation co-chairs, who will share the most popular insights, insider intel and other key take-aways from the conference.

David Yockelson is a research vice president and Gartner Fellow within Gartner’s Product Marketing Practice team in the company’s Technology and Service Provider Research organization. He provides research and advisory services on go-to-market strategies for technology providers, particularly focusing on elements of product marketing (buyer insight, launch communications, messaging and positioning, enablement), marketing/sales interaction, demand generation and corporate strategy. Additionally, with tech infusing virtually all products and services, he helps organizations navigate strategic product go-to-market challenges associated with the delivery of solutions that increasingly and necessarily leverage innovative and/or nascent technologies.

Adrian Lee has more than 20 years of technology marketing experience spanning mobile apps, smartphones, SaaS and e-commerce providers. Prior to joining Gartner, Adrian was vice president and head of brand partnerships at Lazada Group, an AliBaba Group-owned e-commerce marketplace in Southeast Asia. He started his international career with global and regional marketing and business operations roles in Nokia and Samsung Electronics. He exerts a pragmatic approach to product management and marketing, with a focus on startup and small-to-midsize technology vendors. He has personally led new market entry and expansion projects, fulfilling a blend of product marketing, general management, content management and evangelist roles.