Founder & Editorial Director
Lane has over 20 years of experience as a researcher, reporter and editor analyzing the business and technology industry. On average, Lane meets with 600 CIOs and senior enterprise executives every year to understand the impact of evolving technological developments on organizations of all sizes across all industries. He has organized and moderated many live and online events and works with a variety of high-tech organizations to ensure that information is presented in a context that is useful to an audience of sophisticated technology buyers and implementers. He is a Contributing Content Partner to CIO Magazine and a Consulting Researcher to Current Analysis. Other news services and magazines that have carried his by-line include: Voice Report, Network World, Byte Magazine, TechWeb, Optimize, Information Week, Telephony, Communications Week, ComWeek International, and Enterprise Systems Journal. He lives in Washington DC, where he is the Editorial Director of BizTechReports, an independent reporting agency that analyzes user trends in business technology.
Partner & Executive Content Strategist
Award-winning content strategist Patricia has spent the last 20 years covering business and technology for CMP Media, McGraw-Hill and Phillips Business Information. She has served as senior manager of thought leadership for BearingPoint, a global technology and management consulting firm. Patricia is the co-author of How Innovators Connect, a book that features nearly 40 interviews with Silicon Valley innovators, venture capitalists and entrepreneurs. Patty holds a journalism degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a master's degree from Johns Hopkins University.