Group Vice President, Research
Tony Olvet is Group Vice President of the research domains team at IDC Canada. He is responsible for managing the services and research direction of the technology market analysts in Canada. Mr. Olvet is also a member of IDC Canada's Senior Leadership Team.
The analyst team that Mr. Olvet manages helps technology vendors, IT professionals, and business executives make fact-based decisions on technology marketing, deployment and strategy. He has researched and presented on a variety of industry topics including mobility, cloud computing, and top executive technology priorities.
Mr. Olvet has worked with clients across a variety of organizations including global IT manufacturers, Canadian telecom service providers, technology startups, financial institutions and public sector organizations. He is quoted in major print and web publications including The Globe and Mail, The Montreal Gazette, The National Post, CBC.ca, Network World and Computer World.
Prior to leading the research domains group, Mr. Olvet was VP, communications practice; Senior Consultant; and Director of the Canadian partnering research program at IDC. Mr. Olvet earned a Bachelor's degree from the University of Waterloo and a Master's degree from the University of Toronto, specializing in economic geography.
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Changing Hands: Canadian Business Trends in IT Spending — IDC Line-of-Business Survey Results, 2015
Tony Olvet, Mark Schrutt, Timothy Wilson
Jun 2015 - Doc # CA4ICT15 Insight
This IDC Insight is the second of two documents in 2015 based on survey data from 1,600 businesses in North America, including over 500 based in Canada (see The New Buying Environment in Canadian Enterprise: 2015 Line-of-Business Func ...purchase document
The New Buying Environment in Canadian Enterprise:
2015 Line-of-Business Functional Area Survey
Tony Olvet, Mark Schrutt
Jun 2015 - Doc # CA5ICT15 IDC Presentation
This IDC Presentation covers IDC's annual North American research on line-of-business (LOB) approach to information technology. IDC surveyed close to 1,600 businesses in North America, including over 500 based in Canada, about their LOB ...purchase document