Stowe Boyd is a well-known futurist, visionary, researcher, blogger, and analyst who focuses on the tectonic forces pushing business into an unclear and accelerating future, which gives him a unique insight into technology trends and directions. He has worked with small, medium, and global 2000 enterprises in numerous industries, and with software companies ranging from small ISVs to huge enterprises like Microsoft.
Stowe has been tracking the social revolution online since 1999, when he coined the term “social tools,” and starting blogging. He worked as an analyst and then lead analyst for Gigaom Research starting in 2011, and as the research lead in social tools, work technology, and the future of work since 2012. He served as head of research for Gigaom from July 2015 to November 2016.