About the Author
BRYAN MAIZLISH, PMP, is Chief Technology OfficerProgram Team at Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems & Solutions. He is also the Chairman for the annual Strategic & Operational Portfolio Management conference cosponsored by the PDMA and IIR. He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP®) by The Project Management Institute (PMI®). He has served in management roles for companies that developed the Internet strategy, design and architecture, systems integration, and implementation for many global 2000 companies. He received his MBA from the Wharton School of Business and was a member of the 1983 Rose Bowl Champion UCLA football team.
ROBERT HANDLER is Vice President, Enterprise Planning & Architecture at Gartner, Inc., the leading provider of research and analysis on the global information technology industry. Prior to joining Gartner, he led the IT portfolio management research for META Group Inc., and is a sought-after speaker and author of numerous research papers on the topic. He has over fifteen years of experience in all aspects of information technology, and has worked at such esteemed organizations as IBM and Ernst & Young LLP. He holds a bachelor of science in business administration from Pepperdine University and an MBA in information and decision systems from San Diego State University. He lives in San Diego with his wife, two children, and two golden retrievers.