Welcome!

Mobile IoT Authors: Sematext Blog, Pat Romanski, Liz McMillan, Carmen Gonzalez, Elizabeth White

News Feed Item

Former Light Reading Editor-in-Chief Scott Raynovich Joins Infonetics Research as Event Director

Infonetics Research, a world leader in communications industry market research, today announced the addition of Scott Raynovich to its team as Event Director.

Scott Raynovich, Event Director, Infonetics Research (Photo: Business Wire)

Scott Raynovich, Event Director, Infonetics Research (Photo: Business Wire)

"I am excited to announce that Scott Raynovich has joined us as Event Director to launch our new webinar and live events program,” says J’Amy Stewart, CEO and co-founder of Infonetics Research. “Scott is a seasoned telecom industry veteran, and many of our clients are already familiar with him from his days at Light Reading, where he was instrumental in building the editorial and events businesses. Scott’s great relationships and many years of experience in planning and executing online and live events will serve him well as he takes Infonetics’ events program to new heights, allowing us to provide even more high-value, premium services to our clients."

“I have always been impressed with Infonetics’ rigorous and unique approach to research in the communications industry,” adds Scott Raynovich, Infonetics’ new Event Director. “I am thrilled about this opportunity to expand the scope of the Infonetics community by building its events business, and in turn help our clients grow their businesses. I am looking forward to connecting with some familiar faces as well!’

Infonetics’ newly expanded events program will include multi-sponsor webinars, exclusive-sponsor webinars, one-day summits and other live events. An Infonetics webinar calendar will be available soon. In the meantime, the events program overview and webinars available for sponsorship can be viewed at:

Follow Infonetics’ events updates at https://www.infonetics.com/infonetics-events/ and on Twitter at https://twitter.com/infoneticsevent.

SCOTT RAYNOVICH BIO (http://www.infonetics.com/bios.asp?id=sr)

Scott Raynovich
Event Director
[email protected] +1 408.583.3319 Twitter: @rayno and @InfoneticsEvent
Based in Montana

Digital media and content expert Scott Raynovich joined Infonetics Research in September 2012, bringing with him over 20 years of experience in media with Light Reading, United Business Media’s (UBM) PR Newswire, Red Herring, LAN Times, and McGraw-Hill. An internationally recognized expert in technology, telecom, and financial markets, Scott has appeared on CNN, CNBC, and National Public Radio and is regularly quoted in Reuters, Dow Jones, Barron's, and the San Jose Mercury News.

As Editor in Chief of investment content at UBM PR Newswire, Scott directed the content program for a webinar series that reached millions of investors and also conceived and created InvestorUprising.com, an investment portal that earned an Editor and Publisher Award for Best Business Blog in 2012.

From 2000 to 2009, Scott was Editor in Chief, Editorial Director, and business partner at Light Reading, where he managed an editorial staff of more than 12 that broke thousands of stories, including the demise of Lucent and Cisco's $7-billion acquisition of Scientific-Atlanta. He was also instrumental in building the research, premium content, and events business at Light Reading, which grew to be a $20-million/year company (Light Reading was acquired by UBM in 2005).

Previously, Scott was the Investment Editor at Red Herring, where he helped launch the magazine's first website, Redherring.com, which won a Folio Editorial Excellence award for best investment website. He has also written for Wired.com and the Prague Post, in addition to spending years as an independent analyst, investor, and founder of his own blog, The Rayno Report.

As Event Director at Infonetics Research, Scott heads Infonetics’ newly expanded events program, producing high-value webinars and live events that highlight economic trends and technology developments in the communications market based on Infonetics’ extensive research.

Bilingual in French and English, Scott holds a Bachelor of Arts in French with a minor in English from the University of Colorado, Boulder. When not helping Infonetics’ clients generate leads, he holes up in the mountains of Southwestern Montana with his wife, three kids, and dog.

ABOUT INFONETICS RESEARCH

Infonetics Research (www.infonetics.com) is an international market research and consulting firm serving the communications industry since 1990. A leader in defining and tracking emerging and established technologies in all world regions, Infonetics helps clients plan, strategize, and compete effectively. View Infonetics’ new 2013 Market Research Lineup at http://bit.ly/QT1CE8 and brief About Us slides at http://bit.ly/QUrbrV.

SALES

N. America (West), Asia, Latin America: Larry Howard, [email protected], +1 408-583-3335

N. America (East), Texas, Midwest: Scott Coyne, [email protected], +1 408-583-3395

Europe, Middle East, Africa: George Stojsavljevic, [email protected], +44 755-488-1623

Japan, South Korea, China, Taiwan: http://www.infonetics.com/contact.asp

More Stories By Business Wire

Copyright © 2009 Business Wire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of Business Wire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Business Wire. Business Wire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

@ThingsExpo Stories
"IoT is going to be a huge industry with a lot of value for end users, for industries, for consumers, for manufacturers. How can we use cloud to effectively manage IoT applications," stated Ian Khan, Innovation & Marketing Manager at Solgeniakhela, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held November 3-5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
"We're a cybersecurity firm that specializes in engineering security solutions both at the software and hardware level. Security cannot be an after-the-fact afterthought, which is what it's become," stated Richard Blech, Chief Executive Officer at Secure Channels, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Information technology is an industry that has always experienced change, and the dramatic change sweeping across the industry today could not be truthfully described as the first time we've seen such widespread change impacting customer investments. However, the rate of the change, and the potential outcomes from today's digital transformation has the distinct potential to separate the industry into two camps: Organizations that see the change coming, embrace it, and successful leverage it; and...
Data is the fuel that drives the machine learning algorithmic engines and ultimately provides the business value. In his session at Cloud Expo, Ed Featherston, a director and senior enterprise architect at Collaborative Consulting, discussed the key considerations around quality, volume, timeliness, and pedigree that must be dealt with in order to properly fuel that engine.
We are always online. We access our data, our finances, work, and various services on the Internet. But we live in a congested world of information in which the roads were built two decades ago. The quest for better, faster Internet routing has been around for a decade, but nobody solved this problem. We’ve seen band-aid approaches like CDNs that attack a niche's slice of static content part of the Internet, but that’s it. It does not address the dynamic services-based Internet of today. It does...
Internet of @ThingsExpo, taking place June 6-8, 2017 at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, is co-located with the 20th International Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. @ThingsExpo New York Call for Papers is now open.
What happens when the different parts of a vehicle become smarter than the vehicle itself? As we move toward the era of smart everything, hundreds of entities in a vehicle that communicate with each other, the vehicle and external systems create a need for identity orchestration so that all entities work as a conglomerate. Much like an orchestra without a conductor, without the ability to secure, control, and connect the link between a vehicle’s head unit, devices, and systems and to manage the ...
20th Cloud Expo, taking place June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. Cloud computing is now being embraced by a majority of enterprises of all sizes. Yesterday's debate about public vs. private has transformed into the reality of hybrid cloud: a recent survey shows that 74% of enterprises have a hybrid cloud strategy.
Everyone knows that truly innovative companies learn as they go along, pushing boundaries in response to market changes and demands. What's more of a mystery is how to balance innovation on a fresh platform built from scratch with the legacy tech stack, product suite and customers that continue to serve as the business' foundation. In his General Session at 19th Cloud Expo, Michael Chambliss, Head of Engineering at ReadyTalk, discussed why and how ReadyTalk diverted from healthy revenue and mor...
The 20th International Cloud Expo has announced that its Call for Papers is open. Cloud Expo, to be held June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, brings together Cloud Computing, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, Containers, Microservices and WebRTC to one location. With cloud computing driving a higher percentage of enterprise IT budgets every year, it becomes increasingly important to plant your flag in this fast-expanding business opportunity. Submit your speaking proposal ...
You have great SaaS business app ideas. You want to turn your idea quickly into a functional and engaging proof of concept. You need to be able to modify it to meet customers' needs, and you need to deliver a complete and secure SaaS application. How could you achieve all the above and yet avoid unforeseen IT requirements that add unnecessary cost and complexity? You also want your app to be responsive in any device at any time. In his session at 19th Cloud Expo, Mark Allen, General Manager of...
The Internet of Things (IoT) promises to simplify and streamline our lives by automating routine tasks that distract us from our goals. This promise is based on the ubiquitous deployment of smart, connected devices that link everything from industrial control systems to automobiles to refrigerators. Unfortunately, comparatively few of the devices currently deployed have been developed with an eye toward security, and as the DDoS attacks of late October 2016 have demonstrated, this oversight can ...
"ReadyTalk is an audio and web video conferencing provider. We've really come to embrace WebRTC as the platform for our future of technology," explained Dan Cunningham, CTO of ReadyTalk, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at WebRTC Summit at 19th Cloud Expo, held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Bert Loomis was a visionary. This general session will highlight how Bert Loomis and people like him inspire us to build great things with small inventions. In their general session at 19th Cloud Expo, Harold Hannon, Architect at IBM Bluemix, and Michael O'Neill, Strategic Business Development at Nvidia, discussed the accelerating pace of AI development and how IBM Cloud and NVIDIA are partnering to bring AI capabilities to "every day," on-demand. They also reviewed two "free infrastructure" pr...
Major trends and emerging technologies – from virtual reality and IoT, to Big Data and algorithms – are helping organizations innovate in the digital era. However, to create real business value, IT must think beyond the ‘what’ of digital transformation to the ‘how’ to harness emerging trends, innovation and disruption. Architecture is the key that underpins and ties all these efforts together. In the digital age, it’s important to invest in architecture, extend the enterprise footprint to the cl...
"Dice has been around for the last 20 years. We have been helping tech professionals find new jobs and career opportunities," explained Manish Dixit, VP of Product and Engineering at Dice, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 19th Cloud Expo, held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
More and more brands have jumped on the IoT bandwagon. We have an excess of wearables – activity trackers, smartwatches, smart glasses and sneakers, and more that track seemingly endless datapoints. However, most consumers have no idea what “IoT” means. Creating more wearables that track data shouldn't be the aim of brands; delivering meaningful, tangible relevance to their users should be. We're in a period in which the IoT pendulum is still swinging. Initially, it swung toward "smart for smar...
Successful digital transformation requires new organizational competencies and capabilities. Research tells us that the biggest impediment to successful transformation is human; consequently, the biggest enabler is a properly skilled and empowered workforce. In the digital age, new individual and collective competencies are required. In his session at 19th Cloud Expo, Bob Newhouse, CEO and founder of Agilitiv, drew together recent research and lessons learned from emerging and established compa...
Extracting business value from Internet of Things (IoT) data doesn’t happen overnight. There are several requirements that must be satisfied, including IoT device enablement, data analysis, real-time detection of complex events and automated orchestration of actions. Unfortunately, too many companies fall short in achieving their business goals by implementing incomplete solutions or not focusing on tangible use cases. In his general session at @ThingsExpo, Dave McCarthy, Director of Products...
Businesses and business units of all sizes can benefit from cloud computing, but many don't want the cost, performance and security concerns of public cloud nor the complexity of building their own private clouds. Today, some cloud vendors are using artificial intelligence (AI) to simplify cloud deployment and management. In his session at 20th Cloud Expo, Ajay Gulati, Co-founder and CEO of ZeroStack, will discuss how AI can simplify cloud operations. He will cover the following topics: why clou...