Parks Associates Announces Annual List of Over 250 Tech Leaders

DALLAS, December 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Parks Associates today announced its first The best leaders in technology, an annually updated list to highlight the key industry leaders who are advancing the consumer technology and small and medium-sized business (SME) markets through their participation in Parks Associates annual events. As a leading research firm studying the digital lifestyle and technology markets, Parks Associates brings together thousands of industry leaders each year to highlight the changing market, trends in consumer demand and changes in business strategies.

The best leaders in technology includes the following industry categories:
Top tech leaders of 2021
Top 2021 Connected Home and Security Leaders
The best leaders of 2021 in energy management
Top 2021 Connected Health Leaders
Top Video & Entertainment Leaders in 2021

Parks Associates reports an overall increase in the adoption and use of home services, especially broadband, which is the basis for consumers to adopt connected devices and services in the home. In 2021, 11% of US broadband homes reported upgrading to more expensive internet service with higher speeds, and 74% reported owning a home network router.

“It is an uncertain but innovative time in the connected home industries, with opportunities and challenges facing the different verticals that we are studying,” said Elizabeth Parks, President and Chief Marketing Officer, Parks Associates. “From healthcare and safety to energy management, video entertainment, sports and games, we are seeing consumers embrace technology in new ways. consumer and SME technologies. “

the The best leaders in technology features top attendees sharing their perspectives on the stages of the Parks Associates Executive Event, giving thousands of marketers a better understanding of how tech products are spread. These industry influencers brought their vision and support to one of the company’s annual events in 2021, welcoming over 4,000 industry leaders from over 2,000 organizations.

“We like to bring together the best of the best at our events,” said Mindi Sue Sternblitz Rubenstein, Vice President, Marketing, Parks Associates. “In 2022, we are excited to bring our in-person events back and expand our virtual events. We are embracing the changes in B2B marketing.”

Parks Associates’ annual events include its flagship CONNECTIONS ™ event: the Premier Connected Home conference; Smart Energy Summit: involving the consumer; Connected Health Summit: consumer engagement and innovation; The future of video: OTT, pay TV and digital media; and CONNECTIONS ™ Summit: Smart Home Growth Strategies, held annually at CES®. The 2022 calendar is available at

To request data or an interview, please contact Rosey Ulpino at [email protected] or 972-490-1113.

About Parks Associates
Parks Associates, a world-renowned, women-owned and led market research and consulting firm, specializes in emerging technology solutions serving consumer and small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) markets. Celebrating its 35th year in 2021, Parks Associates is a partner of companies navigating the changing landscapes of consumer technology through data-driven market insights, in-depth consumer and industry insights, services personalized marketing and executive networking experiences and conferences.

The company’s expertise includes home automation, control and security systems, digital media and platforms, entertainment and games, home networks, internet and video services, connected health and independent living solutions, mobile applications and services, help desks, consumer electronics and energy management. solutions.

Rosimely Ulpino
Parks Associates
[email protected]

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