Paul Gagnon is a trusted consumer electronics analyst and leader with expertise in many aspects of the CE industry, from supply chains and core technologies to consumer CE product adoption. A 20-year industry veteran, he is knowledgeable about display technologies and their application in CE, as well as the overall intersection of CE technology, devices, and applications.
As vice president, industry advisor for the U.S. Consumer Technology practice, Gagnon tracks the CE industry and anticipates market trends to help manufacturers and retailers make data-driven business decisions for the present and future.
Prior to joining The NPD Group, Gagnon was senior research director at Omdia, formerly IHS Markit Technology. He also previously led the TV research team at NPD DisplaySearch, was a senior marketing analyst at Hitachi, and started his career on the retail side of the industry at Circuit City. Gagnon holds an MBA in marketing and a Bachelor of Science in business from San Diego State University in San Diego, California.