J. Wayne Gudbranson is President and CEO of Branham Group Inc., an international information technology strategy and marketing consulting firm. Wayne established Branham in 1990. From its base in Ottawa, Canada, Branham generates over 70% of its business from markets outside of Canada.
An IT industry strategist, Wayne actively advises established and emerging brands in global IT Industry. He has involved in launching and re-launching companies and/or products in the United States, Europe, Canada, and other parts of the world.
Twelve years ago he launched an initiative to raise the visibility of Canadian IT companies with the Branham300 project. The Branham300 is the most comprehensive database of privately held and publicly traded Canadian IT companies ranked on total revenues (www.branham300.com).
Wayne has an Honours B.A. from the University of Guelph and a Master of Arts from the University of Western Ontario. Prior to establishing Branham, Wayne worked for Canada’s leading software company Cognos Incorporated.