IDC’s Kirk Campbell Recognized as a Top 25 E-Champion

FRAMINGHAM, MA – APRIL 2, 2001 – IDC today announced that Kirk Campbell, the global market intelligence firm’s president and CEO, was recognized by BtoB magazine in its second annual Top 25 E-Champions special report. The list honors the industry’s top movers and shakers, innovators, and pioneers who are rewriting the rules of business on the Internet.


Campbell was recognized for his leadership of IDC’s global market intelligence and advisory services and for his success in growing the company 33% and increasing its client base by more than 600 new companies in fiscal 2000.

"I’m honored to be named one of the industry’s top e-champions," Campbell said. "However, this honor truly goes to everyone at IDC who has contributed to the growth of our organization and to the success of our client companies. I am extremely proud of each and every employee, and I share this recognition with them."

IDC has been a leader in technology market research, analysis, and advisory services for over 37 years and is the only market intelligence firm represented on the Top 25 E-Champions list this year. The entire list and accompanying story can be viewed at:

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