Founder, CEO and Lead Analyst
Jim Lundy is the founder and CEO of Aragon Research. Jim also serves as Lead Analyst for Collaboration, Mobile, Social, Content Management, and Learning. He is also the practice lead for Sales and Marketing. Jim has over 35 years of technology and management experience as a vendor, user and analyst. Jim spent twelve years at Gartner, where he formed and led the Collaboration and Social Software Research Team and also served as lead analyst for Enterprise Content Management and Corporate Learning. Jim has extensive experience in product strategy, development and go-to-market plans.
Prior to founding Aragon Research, Jim was the VP/General Manager of the Collaboration Business Unit at Saba Software. Jim also spent fifteen years at Xerox Corporation in a variety of software and hardware sales and marketing positions. Jim has a B.S. in Finance from Penn State University.
Vice President and Research Fellow
Jim Sinur joined Aragon Research in 2016 as a Vice President and Research Fellow. As a distinguished Thought Leader, he covers Digital Transformation, the Digital Business Platform (DBP), the Internet of Things (IoT), Cognitive Delivery, and the Intelligent Workplace.
Prior to joining Aragon, Mr. Sinur spent 20 years at Gartner, where he was critical in creating the first Hype Cycle and Maturity Model, which have become a hallmark of Gartner analysis, along with the Magic Quadrant. Prior to Gartner, Mr. Sinur was a Director of World Wide Technologies at American Express.
Vice President Sales
Bob Sweeney is the Vice President of Major Accounts at Aragon Research. Bob manages new business development and manages our relationships with existing clients. Bob is a veteran sales professional whose spent over thirteen years at LexisNexis. Before LexisNexis, Bob also held a variety of sales positions at Xerox.
Bob has a B.S. in Business Administration from San Jose State University.
CFO, Vice President Operations
Patricia Sweeney is the Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Operations for Aragon Research.
Patricia manages Finance, Human Resouces and Marketing Operations. She has over 25 years of operations and marketing experience, including management positions at a number of Silicon Valley firms, including Hewlett Packard and Xerox Corporation.
Patricia has a BA in Political Science from the University of California at Berkeley.
Nicole Wright is the Executive Assistant to CEO Jim Lundy at Aragon Research. Nicole is a results-oriented, skilled Administrative Support Professional with a solid supervisory background and experience managing projects in a variety of areas, including; technology, accounting, marketing, and outreach. She is skilled in the art of employee motivation. She has adopted the motto of, "teach them to fish”, allowing for her to support employees, but also empower them to do their jobs effectively.
Nicole is trustworthy, ethical, and discreet with a commitment to providing excellent customer service and support. She is resourceful in completing projects; able to multi-task effectively. Her decision-making, leadership and organizational skills are second-to-none. Nicole is confident and poised in interactions with individuals at all levels, and will enable Executive Staff and their teams to achieve goals and objectives through simplifying procedures and reducing overhead. She is extremely focused on identifying potential problem areas, minimizing issues and formulating and executing competent solutions.
Director of Marketing
Patricia Lundy is the Director of Marketing at Aragon Research. She oversees the execution of our digital marketing strategies and spearheads lead generation, customer retention, and public relations campaigns. Patricia also provides support for all digital marketing campaigns and deliverables for sales and ensures that sales and marketing are in alignment.
Patricia graduated Cum Laude from the University of California, Los Angeles and holds a B.A. in English.