Friday, June 29, 2007

VDC Welcomes New Analyst to Embedded Software Practice

VDC is proud to announce that Christopher (“Chris”) Rommel has joined VDC as a Research Associate within the Embedded Software Practice.

At VDC, Chris will be responsible for conducting market research on multiple projects within VDC’s Strategic Market Intelligence Embedded Software Program where he will be working closely with Practice Director Stephen Balacco and Senior Analyst Matt Volckmann. “Chris brings an educational background in methods of analysis, forecasting, and market strategy that fits our profile perfectly,” said Stephen Balacco, Director, Embedded Software Practice at VDC.

"Since 2000, Steve's team has been providing our clients with exceptionally accurate and detailed market intelligence. Every year, our clients demand more of both – and timely coverage of topical issues that are often very difficult to forecast," stated Chris Rezendes, Executive Vice President. "Adding Chris Rommel will enable Steve Balacco, Matt Volckmann, and the rest of our embedded team to meet those growing requirements with speed, accuracy, and ever-more valuable market intelligence and advice."

Prior to joining VDC, Chris attended Brown University where he graduated in May 2007 with a B.A in Business Economics and a B.A. in Public and Private Sector Organization.

Chris is actively involved in working on the Software Development Tools report within VDC’s 2007 Embedded Software Service Year. VDC welcomes Chris aboard and he looks forward to meeting and talking with you.

To contact Chris at VDC:
Telephone: 508.653.9000 x: 123