About Us

About Nemertes

Nemertes is a global research-based advisory and consulting firm that analyzes the business value of emerging technologies. Since 2002, we have provided strategic recommendations based on data-driven operational and business metrics to help organizations deliver successful technology transformation to employees and customers. Simply put: Nemertes’ better data helps clients make better decisions.


How we do things

Through our ongoing research we conduct in-depth interviews with IT leaders, comprising a wide range of verticals and sizes. Through this process we:

  • Prove/disprove compelling hypotheses
  • Benchmark reality
  • Deliver actionable advice to manage change and foster innovation

Nemertes delivers customized and syndicated research throughout the year, in which we examine:

  • Detailed cost data for a variety of technologies and vendors
  • Global market trends
  • Organizational strategies, staffing, procurement, and program management

Meet our Analysts and Staff

Johna Till Johnson

CEO and Founder
Johna Till Johnson Research Leader: Internet of Things (IoT); Cybersecurity and Risk Management Primary Focus Areas: ...
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Robin Gareiss

President and Founder
Robin Gareiss Research Leader: Digital Customer Experience; Digital Transformation Primary Focus Areas: Digital transformation and digital ...
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Irwin Lazar

Vice President and Service Director
Irwin Lazar Research Leader: Unified Communications and Collaboration Primary Focus Areas: Unified Communications, VOIP/IP Telephony, Video/Audio/Web ...
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Chris Zimmerman

Vice President of Client Services
Chris Zimmerman Oversees the building of relationships with all Nemertes' clients. She also specializes in project ...
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John Burke

CIO and Principal Research Analyst
John Burke Research Leader: Cloud and Networking; Next-Generation Endpoints Primary Focus Areas: Private cloud, private cloud ...
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Kathy Cardinale

Vice President of Sales
Kathy Cardinale Has responsibility for business development within vendor and service provider organizations. Kathy coordinates Nemertes ...
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Jenny Navadomskis

Director, Client Services & Events
Jenny Navadomskis Has the role of Nemertes Director of Client Services & Events. Jenny is responsible ...
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Salomé M. Krell

Manager of Digital Operations
Salomé M. Krell Manages Nemertes' digital projects and digital marketing initiatives. Included in her responsibilities are ...
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Ellyn Waleski

Marketing and Sales Associate
Ellyn Waleski Has the role of Marketing and Sales Associate. Ellyn is responsible for most design ...
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