Senior Content & Event Strategist
John Gallant helps executives create content and events that speak to technology buyers at all levels, capitalizing on 30+ years leading U.S. editorial teams for IDG – the world’s top tech publisher. He works with C-level executives to understand and communicate their goals and needs. He’s organized and moderated meetings – from intimate roundtables to major conferences – ensuring that strategic event goals are achieved. He’s helped tech marketers understand customer aspirations and fine tune their messaging for greater success.
Gallant, one of Network World’s founders, was formerly CEO and editorial director for that company, where he guided content and business development for print and online, as well as Network World’s events. Gallant is highly visible in the marketplace and frequently speaks at industry conferences. In 2010, Gallant was inducted into min’s Magazine’s Editorial and Design Hall of Fame. He often hosts roundtable discussions on technology and other topics for a wide variety of organizations, including leading vendors, executive tech buyers and industry associations. Gallant also co-chairs the executive committee of the 1,000+ member Boston College Technology and Entrepreneurship Council(East) and serves as Vice President on the board of Dream Big!, a non-profit that helps underprivileged girls build confidence through athletics.