SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Constellation Research, Inc., the research and advisory firm focused on how disruptive technologies transform business models, announced today that Bridgette Chambers, a well respected and accomplished executive with a track record of successful corporate turnaround, transformation, and growth, is joining Constellation as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors. Chambers will take the reins from founder Ray Wang, who will maintain his role as Chairman and Lead Analyst and continue to drive the company’s research strategy.
“Making smart technology decisions is an imperative; translating those smart decisions into value is a source of competitive advantage. I believe Constellation’s unique value proposition empowers our clients to make bold use of smart, disruptive innovation and thus, become more competitive in the market place”
Chambers comes to Constellation from Americas’ SAP Users’ Group (ASUG), the largest independent trade association serving SAP customers and partners on the globe. During her tenure with ASUG, Chambers led a transformation that took the twenty-year brand from a period of financial and operational trouble to one of prosperity and stability. While serving as CEO for ASUG, Chambers doubled membership, enhanced services and delivery, rebuilt the corporate culture, and created substantial growth in earnings. ASUG was awarded two American Business Awards under Chambers’ tenure, including Company of the Year recognition in 2012 and 2013. Chambers was awarded several ABA awards as well, including recognition as Maverick of the Year in 2012 and Executive of the Year in 2013.
“Constellation Research has experienced remarkable growth in the past three years. We are poised to continue the growth and success by enhancing our business strategy, growing our analyst community, and expanding into end-user markets,” said Wang. “Bridgette has long championed purposeful disruption for the sake of progress and innovation and I am confident she is the right person to take our firm to the next level. This new Constellation Research leadership team has a shared vision for the future and a passion to take the company to new heights.”
“Making smart technology decisions is an imperative; translating those smart decisions into value is a source of competitive advantage. I believe Constellation’s unique value proposition empowers our clients to make bold use of smart, disruptive innovation and thus, become more competitive in the market place,” said Chambers. “Ray has built an exceptional brand and an impressive body of market-leading research. I am excited and honored to join the firm. I have no doubt that our growth strategy and expansion plans will elevate Constellation Research, and the customer communities it serves, into the ranks of the most innovative brands on the globe.”
Chambers received her B.S. from The University of Houston and her MBA from Texas A&M University. Chambers is a well-known keynote speaker and presenter. Chambers honed her leadership skills while proudly serving in the U.S. Army Reserves and Texas Army National Guard.
Constellation Research is hosting its successful Connected Enterprise event, The Executive Innovation Conference October 30 to November 1 at the Ritz Carlton in Half Moon Bay. During the event Wang, Chambers, and COO Dennis Kanemitsu will address Constellation’s exciting growth strategy and launch new offerings. Register here: http://connectedenterprise.ontrackevents.com/speakers.cfm
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Constellation Research is a research and advisory firm focused on disruptive and emerging technologies. This renowned group of experienced analysts, led by R "Ray" Wang, focuses on business-themed research including Digital Marketing Transformation; Future of Work; Next Generation Customer Experience; Data to Decisions; Matrix Commerce; Technology Optimization and Innovation; and Consumerization of IT and the New C-Suite.
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