Carlton leads the research organization that serves Marketing Leadership (ML) professionals as well as Customer Insights (CI) professionals. He began his Forrester tenure in 2006 as a Senior Analyst specializing in digital channels, emerging products, and enterprise technology in healthcare. Later, he was a founding member of Forrester's CI practice in 2009. He also led Forrester's consumer product strategy practice, where he managed a team of analysts that focused on innovation and digital disruption.
In addition to leading his global research team at Forrester, Carl posts his thoughts and opinions on Twitter and on his blog.
Prior to joining Forrester, Carlton spent nine years as an IT and eBusiness leader in the health insurance industry. He also has experience with two start-ups and a large marketing services provider.
Carlton holds a B.S. in civil engineering management from the University of Vermont.