Mark Hodgdon

Principal and Senior Client Director

Mark is a Senior Client Director and Principal in Aspirent’s Digital Enablement practice. He is an accomplished IT program, project, and product manager with 30+ years of experience in retail, global logistics, supply chain, manufacturing, and analytics. An insightful planner and project leader, Mark has a proven track record of breaking down-large scale, mission-critical initiatives into attainable goals, milestones, and tasks. He has successfully led a variety of projects—including the development and implementation of data science and advanced analytics initiatives, implementation of modern data platforms and warehouses, and implementation and integration of packaged software —comprising teams of 30+ people and budgets in the multi-million dollars.

Prior to joining Aspirent, Mark spent 10 years working in various aspects of product management for a product lifecycle management software company. He also has Agile practitioner experience in the Big Data and Analytics space and is a certified Scrum Master and Scrum Product Owner. Mark has a BS in Management from Clemson University, with concentrations in International Business and Labor Relations.

Mark recently co-authored a three-part article series on Building Data Product Leadership.



  • Product Management
  • Program and Project Management
  • Retail / Logistics / Supply Chain
  • Agile