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2012-present Professor John J. Donovan, creation of John Donovan Park: 62 acres, ball fields, trails
2010-present Boston University; Professor John J. Donovan endowed Professor John J. Donovan scholarship fund (Picture #1) for students from Lynn English High, Jay Lee Chairman of Samsung
2009 Professor John J. Donovan, Essex County Trail Association land conservation award (picture with Don Little VP UBS, MFH, Linda Donovan), Don Little Vice President, UBS Boston, UBS
2008 Professor John J. Donovan donated to town of Pomfret, VT land for use for Pomfret, Vermont Fire Station
2004-2010 Professor John J. Donovan constructed ball fields, soccer fields, field hockey fields, and donated for use to Hamilton Recreation Department link to actual article depicted in #1
2002 Professor John J. Donovan worked with Senator Ted Kennedy on No Child Left Behind program in Massachusetts
2000-present Professor John J. Donovan scholarships at Yale University for students of city workers from Hamilton, Manchester, and Ipswich (Picture #1)
1982-2010 Professor John J. Donovan Children’s Potential Unlimited, Founder (Picture #1)
1995-present Scholarships at Yale University, general trust (Picture #1)
1991-1994 Professor John J. Donovan Donated and Installed Computers in Schools in Lynn, Massachusetts (Picture #1)
1987-1995 Professor John J. Donovan Member of the Visitors’ Committee, (Picture #1), Boston Museum of Fine Arts, benefactor of Fogg Art museum, Al Stubblefield president, Florida
1985-2010 Professor John J. Donovan Charitable Events, Manchester Mass Arts Council, Sacred Heart Guild, etc. in Manchester home (Picture #1,#2,#3)
1971-present “Professor John J. Donovan Reservation” - Professor John J. Donovan created and preserved 450 acres of open land for agricultural and recreation use in Hamilton, Essex, and Ipswich. Donated stables for charitable use #5, And proposed preservation of Hamilton Forest #4
1976-presentProfessor John J. Donovan preserved land in Pomfret, VT


  Established the following organizations for charity: Professor John J. Donovan’s dream was to establish a legacy of the Donovan family for benefiting people through charitable giving. To that end he created 26 companies market cap $10.6 billion dollars.
1981 Donovan Legacy (picture #1). Professor John J. Donovan Dream - A Legacy for His Children
1972-present Donovan Conservation LLC (Sagamore Hill LLC 1.pdf on John’s computer) -700 acres land assembled to be given to charity to remain as open space for the community to enjoy.
1991-present Park and Trails at Devon Glen to be given to charity as per Devon Glen LLC (Devon Glen LLC.pdf on john’s computer)
1990 Sisters of Notre Dame Ipswich facility
1985-2002 Park by the Sea, Seagate LLC
2000 MIT – 219 Vassar street Cambridge mass CTG


TV News Segments

Published articles (partial list )

  1. SendItLater Press Release, “SendItLater Appoints Jen Faucon as Chief Marketing Officer”, 2015
  2. SendItLater Press Release, “SendItLater Appoints Christina Dolan as Chairman of the board” 2015
  3. SendItLater Press Release, “SendItLater Partners with Casting for Recovery for Preview Launch”, 2015
  4. SendItLater Press Release, “Vermont Ingenuity with Heart”, Vermont Standard, 2015
  5. Donovan, John Jr. “Obituary”, Salem News, 2015. Alternative
  6. "Donovan Scholars",  Lynn Item June 2010
  7. "Conservation Award", Essex Trail Association award for conservation,  Hamilton Wenhm Cronical September 2009
  8. "Connections Pay", Boston Globe, August 2003
  9. "Santa", Salem News, December 2001
  10. "Hamilton Couple Builds baseball diamond"Constructed ball fields, soccer fields, field hockey fields, and donated, Salem News, April 24 , 2001
  11. "Internet Top 40 ", The Improper Bostonian,  October 22, 1997
  12. "SAP America President to Run New Company", New York Times, February 1 1996
  13. "Three Careers and Counting ", New York Times , Sunday August 21, 1994
  14. "Open Environment Corp  an Update",  The Gartner Group, January 1995
  15. "Borland to Aquire Open Environment Corporation", SEC Info, May 13 1996
  16. Commendation for development of a valuable "counter-terrorism tool for all U.S. military services", Arm Forces Journal, Jan 2004
  17. Donovan, John J., "SAP Savvy," Interview, Computerworld, (July 1995)
  18. Donovan, John J., "IT Industry Must Transform itself to Avoid Redundancy," Interview, Business Day, (November 1995)
  19. Donovan, John J., "Professor John J. Donovan's Mandate for Change," Unisphere, (June 1990).
  20. Donovan, John J., "Three-tiered Client-Server Systems Gain as Enterprise-Wide Solution," Interview, Investor's Business Daily, (October 1994).
  21. Donovan, John J., "Reengineering the Workplace," Computerworld, (October 1994).
  22. Donovan, John J., "The Vision Thing," Interview, CIO Magazine, (September 1994)
  23. Donovan, John J., "Adding Value to Product, Services' Strategy for '90s," Interview, Australian Times, (September 1993)
  24. Donovan, John J., "Open Systems is Necessary for Strategic Computing," NCR Pacific, Vol. 2, No. 1, (1990).
  25. Donovan, John J., "The Impact of Strategic Computing on Productivity," NCR Perspective, Vol.4, No.1, (1990)
  26. Donovan, John J., "Opportunities and Challenges for the Key Executives", Circuits and Devices (March 1988)
  27. Donovan, John J., "Software Cut to Fit", Unix Review (December 1998
  28. Donovan, John J., "Truth and Fiction in Energy," Editorial, The Boston Globe, (December 7, 1978)
  29. Donovan, John J., "Computer Diagnosis of Birth Defects," Natural Science and Biomedicine Science News, Vol. 111, January 8, 1977)


Danmark er den grimme aeling, Danmark IT-AVIS, 12 Nov 1999, Denmark [Danish]

Keep moving, Keep moving, El Financiero, 2001, Costa Rica [Spanish]

Nace Una Estrella, May-June 1998 [Spanish]

No Internet, No Future for Your Company, The Business HanKyong Weekly, 21 July 1998, Korea [English and Korean]

Open IT Infrastructure is Required in Conjunction with Right Business Strategy, The Electronic Times, 13 July 1998, Korea [English and Korean]

Professor John J. Donovan Seminar an Eye-Opener to Participants, Netherlands [Dutch and English]

Reinventarse O Morir, Sep-Oct 1996 [Spanish]

Speel het spel, maar weet waar je aan begint, Inter Aegon, Dec 1997 [Dutch]

Un Soporte Para El Cambio, Mercado, July 1998, Argetina [Spanish]

Zweite Industrielle Revolution, Interactive, 11 Dec 1997, Germany [German]


Map of Places Professor John J. Donovan has Taught


1994-present Professor John J. Donovan Advised Chairman Lee and Executive Board of Samsung on internet strategy, Samsung repressents 20% of South Korea's GNP, Jay Lee, Vice Chairman, Samsung, Boston Gardens
2002-2010 Professor John J. Donovan and CTG Developed US navy Sailor retention system, On line auction Assignment (Picture #2), Admiral Shuford
2002-present Professor John J. Donovan, Navy, in Fleet and Manpower Readiness (Picture #1), US Navy Human resource system "Sea Warrior" system developed at CTG deployed on every ship in US navy, Admiral Shuford, President of Naval War College, Admiral Vernan Clark, CNO cheif Naval Officer, US Navy Naval War College at college in New London Connecticut
2002-2006 Homeland Security, Professor John J. Donovan implemented for Jacksonville Florida, Jeb Bush, governor of Florida, George Bush, President, 2009, Pete Martinis, IBM Florida, Chairman Palm Beach Medical College, Sheriff of Deval County Jacksonville, Florida, Rutherford, Mayor John Peyton, Jacksonville
1988-2005 Air Force,Professor John J. Donovan, Adviser Strategic Transformation of Information Technology, General Raduege US Air Force, head DISA, Defense Information Systems Agency, Myron Anderson Division Cheif logisistics U.S. Air Force Workshop result for US Air Force mission crtical Inventory emergency system MICAP
2001-present Professor John J. Donovan, US Congressman, John Tierney, Essex County Massachusetts praise US Department of Defense, Security, JPEN system. Sponsored by General Myers Chairman Joint Chief of Staff, supported by Mr. Robert Muller, Director FBI; Jointly by General Keith Kellogg Director J6 and Professor John J. Donovan (Picture #2), presented to President George Bush, Opening of Samsung chip factory, Texas, General Keith Kellogg, retirement Washington President George Bush, Secretarty PF Defense Donald Rumsfield, Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Woldowitz, Former secretary of Defense, Dr. James Schlesinger, Secretary of Homeland, Security, Tom Ridge
1981-present Professor John J. Donovan, Adviser to President Bush on Information Technology
1981-1989 Professor John J. Donovan, Adviser to President Reagan on DARPA Research Technology Dr. Craig Field, Chief Scientist, DARPA, strategy session at Profesor Donovan's home, President Reagan to Presidential Inaugural Ball, Washington, DC (1981), Burt Reynolds, Charlton Heston, Mrs . Nancy Reagan, Frank Sinatra — "Dutch day", Professor John J. Donovan in attendance. The day everybody calls President Reagan "Dutch"
1982-2006 Professor John J. Donovan working with senator Edward Kennedy on Economic development in state of Massachusetts and the nation, No child Left Behind, Professor John J. Donovan
1982 White House and the Department of Health, Education and Welfare Task Force of training and retraining in business and labor, Department of Agriculture (Picture #1), Dr. Frank Rose, University Associates, Washington DC, secretary of Health, John Block, 1982
1979-1981 (Adviser to President Carter) Professor Dnoovan Adviser to President Carter on US/USSR Technology, Admiral Hyman Rickover, soviet prime minister, 1980
1979-1981 (Memeber, National Academy) Professor John J. Donovan, Member, National Academy of Sciences Advisory Committee, USSR/US Technology, Senator John Kerry, (Secretary of State, 2015)
1977-1985 Prfessor Donovan worked with Tip O'Neill, Speaker of the House, on passing Birth Defects Legislature, GMIS birth defects information system
1976 Professor John J. Donovan adviser to President Ford and New England Governors on economic issues in energy (Picture #1), Dean Bill Pounds, MIT Sloan School, David White director of MIT Energy Lab, Lt., Governor Tip O'Neil, Mr. W. Keating, director of New England Regional Commission, Neemis System
1975, 1991 Professor John J. Donovan, Area Co-Director of Management and Computers, AFIPS National Conference
1972, 2004 Professor John J. Donovan, Co-Chairman, Networks of Computers Conference, Sponsored by National Security Agency
1972 Professor John J. Donovan, Chairman, Technical Program, (Picture #1), Association of Computing Machinery, Professor Peter Denning, Purdue
1971-1972, 1982 Professor John J. Donovan, National Lecturer for ACM (Association for Computing Machines)
1971 Professor John J. Donovan, Member, University Space Research Association, Advisory Committee
1971, 1976 Professor John J. Donovan, Member, Computer Center Visiting Committee, Steven's Institute of Technology and Brookings Institute fellow
1970 Professor John J. Donovan, Member, Honeywell Research Advisory Board
1969-1975 Professor John J. Donovan award from Submarine Fleet Navy Underwater Sound-Lab new London Connecticut, Researcher


2015 Papal Recognition, Pope Francis
2015 Clock commemoration of Professor John J. Donovan’s 20 years CTG (Cambridge Technology Group)
2015 MIT Center for International studies recognition, Professor John J. Donovan coin, John Tirman, Executive Director, MIT Center For International Studies
2015 Professor John J. Donovan given Harvard Krokodiloes cuff links
2014 Professor John J. Donovan awarded Chairman Emeritus and Coach, Cell Exchange Presentation, John Legatte, CTO BP Daru Darukhanavala, CIO BP
2014 HP, South Asia Award to Professor John J. Donovan for excellence courses in Asia, Rama Saley, Tom Zaccagrino, in Beijing, China, Forbidden City
2013 MIT watch for outstanding service to MIT Professor John J. Donovan MIT Great Court, Killian Court
2013 Commendation watch from Robert Pirie, CEO, Rothschild Bank, for outstanding investment in Professor John J. Donovan companies
2013 Rolex watch, gift from Paul Van De Geijn CEO, CEO, AEGON, to Professor John J. Donovan for formation of "Keep the Change" Bank
2012 Naval War College – for help with Naval to Professor John J. Donovan education from Admiral Shuford, President Naval War College, commander of the Lincoln Aircraft Carrier,
2011 From Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) - Freedom’s Defense – Excellence for America – Soldiers-Airmen-Marines-Sailors-DoD Civilian, From General H. D. Raduege (AF) to Professor John J. Donovan
  Air Force – Directorate Of Personnel Data Systems, "Respond to Today-Challenge the Future,” General Meyerrose, CIO, US DoD, Northern Command to Professor John J. Donovan, Natalie Painchaud, Appleton Chapel, Harvard Yard
  Secret Service – Award for JPEN – IRMD to Professor John J. Donovan, J-6 DoD Headquarters, Pentagon, US DoD Northern Command
  U.S Army Logistic Support – Presented by Commanding General, U.S. Army, Logistics Center and Fort Lee to Professor John J. Donovan
  Army - Integrity First - Service Before Self - Excellence In All We Do - Either Find A Way Or Make One – Presented By Lt. Colonel Keith “Bull” Miller, With Heartfelt Appreciation to Professor John J. Donovan
  Air Force Space Command – Strength Through Information to Professor John J. Donovan
  Electronic Systems Center – Excellence to Professor John J. Donovan
  Department Of Defense - Combating Terrorism - United States Of America, to Professor John J. Donovan
2011 Joint Chiefs of Staff – Operations Policy Resources, Training, “Deter-Detect-Defend" to Professor John J. Donovan
2010 Professor John J. Donovan inducted into Lynn English High School Hall of Fame, Andrew M. Fila, Principal, Lynn English High School, Lynn, Masachusetts
2010 Jay Lee, Vice Chairman of Samsung, giving gift of Samsung watch to honor Professor John J. Donovan and other attendees of opening of a Samsung Texas chip plant
2010 Air Force Mobility Command – Communications and Information to Professor John J. Donovan, Global Reach to Professor John J. Donovan
2009 Chairman Lee‘s gift of a Samsung watch made for Professor John J. Donovan
2009 Essex Trail Association Award for Conservation to Professor John J. Donovan, VP, Donald Little, UBS
2008 Marine Safety Office, Jacksonville, Florida, Award, Professor John J. Donovan
2007 BP Award to Profesor Donovan for Safety Work, British Petroleum. John Leggate
2007 Professor John J. Donovan, Gift from General Kellogg - For working together with family and professionally, General Kellogg’s Daughter, Meaghan Kellogg, West Point graduate
2006 Air Force One pin awarded by President Bush
2006 Marine Corps – Providing Global Communications – From Marine Corps Information Technology and Network Operations Center to Professor John J. Donovan
2005 Joint Chiefs of Staff, CA Systems Directorate - Connecting the Warfighters, #1, Chairman, Richard Myers, JCS to Professor John J. Donovan
2005 Citygroup Inaguration of Professor John J. Donovan Cambridge Center for Innovation
2005 Professor John J. Donovan granted the Lone Sailor Award - United States Navy in appreciation for work on 5 Vector Model
2005 Clock commemoration of Professor John J. Donovan’s 10 CTG Cambridge Technology Group
2004 Armed Services Journal, Professor John J. Donovan, Commendation for Development of JPEN, “Counter-terrorism tool for all U.S. military services”, President H Bush
2004 VW Award to Professor John J. Donovan at Volkswagon factory in Wolfsburg, Germany
2004 General Richard Myers, Chairman Joint Chiefs Of Staff “Protecting America” to Professor John J. Donovan General Keith Kellog Pentagon
2002 Paul Donovan, “To the Best Brother”
2001 Professor Roger Porter - Economic Advisor to President Reagan, Present of White House Christmas Tree to Professor John J. Donovan, with Dean Paul MacAvoy at Professor John J. Donovan’s Home
2001 Office of Naval Research – From Admiral Cohen, Admiral Rickover Bio signed by Mrs. H Rickover to Professor John J. Donovan
2000 MIT senior executive contribution to program, Sloan School
1999 Highest Net Worth Producer in the Technology Start-up Market to Professor John J. Donovan (Picture #1), Joe Bellini, CEO, C-Bridge
1998 Professor John J. Donovan, Pen signing of KPMG//CTG partnership
1998 Professor John J. Donovan, MIT 31 Years of Service Award
  Tufts Medical School, Professor John J. Donovan, Award for a Valued Member of the Tufts Medical School Faculty
1997 The Improper Bostonian – Professor John J. Donovan selected as Internet Top 40 Importance
1997 Professor John J. Donovan, Commendation from Lynn School System for donation of computers, software, and internet services to Connery Elementary School, Father was principal
1997 Rolex watch, gift from HP, Lou Platt,, CEO & Chairman, Contribution to doubling of HP revenues
1997 Professor John J. Donovan awarded Horizons of Hope, Massachusetts Department of Social Services
1997 Chairman Lee's gift of portrait by Aaron Schikler to Professor John J. Donovan. Also painted; Jacqueline Kennedy, Ronald Reagan, President Kennedy
1995 IBM award, IBM’s 50th anniversary, Award to mark Professor John J. Donovan return to IBM after 30 years of excellence in the computer field
1995 Professor John J. Donovan, Entrepreneur of the Year, Finalist, New England, Ernst & Young,Christina Dolan Chairman SendItLater, President MIT alumbni club of New York, Professor John J. Donovan recent compnay founded
1993 Harvard Business School Professor John J. Donovan award- Strategic Presentation, Harvard student Svetlana Dotsenko
1993 Professor John J. Donovan awarded membership in MIT Quarter Century Club
  Colorado - Governors Award to Professor John J. Donovan for Contribution in Information Technology, Governor Lamm
1992 Presidential Task Force, President George H. W. Bush
1990 Professor John J. Donovan "Who's Who" of US Executives, Sanjay Sachdev
1990 Professor John J. Donovan’s father Awarded Honorary Police Badge
1990 Presentation from Mary Jo Donovan in appreciation
1990 Professor John J. Donovan awarded at Honorary Texas Citizen, by Governor Clements
1990 Professor John J. Donovan "Who is Who" Worldwide in honor of teaching and business Sahil Sachdev, Josh Paredes MIT/Harvard students at Harvard Library
1990 United States Supreme Court Historical Society Award - "In a country where law is king, we acknowledge your contribution to improving the dignity and personal worth of Americans. Thank you for your outstanding contribution to this country." Justice Stephen Breyer
1989 Gift from Mary Jo Donovan, “Time with you means everything to me” (1989)
1987 Internal Revenue Service – For Professor John J. Donovan Contributions in Information Technology
1986 Professor John J. Donovan awarded Harvard Hasty Pudding Award, Harvard University (1986)
1985 Best Selling Educational Software that was acknowledge for many awards developed by Profesor Donovan "Knowledge ware"Computer World
1984 AT&T, For excellence and leadership in Professor John J. Donovan bringing AT&T into the world of communication and information, Given by Chairman, Charles Brown
1984 Professor John J. Donovan awarded Harvard University's Krokodillos Honorary Member. Hasty Pudding Club, Second Honorary Member after Leonard Bernstein, CTG concert at President Kennedy, JFK Library
1983 Pope John Paul II, Apostolic blessing to Professor John J. Donovan
1982 Vice President George H.W. Bush, Commendation to Professor John J. Donovan for Contribution to Information Science
1982 Harold Ford, Congressman, Congressional Proclamation, Professor John J. Donovan Achievements in Information Management
1982 Senator John Glenn - For Professor John J. Donovan Contributions to Medicine, Teaching and Computer Science. President Kennedy award to John Glen at NASA space flight center
1982 Senator Paul Tsongas - Professor John J. Donovan Technical Excellence with AT&T
1982 New Mexico - Governor Bruce King New Mexico honored Professor John J. Donovan "Colonel, Aide- De-Champ, on the Starr "Confirmed Colonel, Aide-de-Camp"
1982 From Senator Ted Kennedy to Professor John J. Donovan for excellence work with AT&T
1981 Kentucky - Governor John Y. Brown Commissioned Confirmed the tile of "Honorable Professor John J. Donovan, Professor John J. Donovan Kentucky Colonel" for Contribution in Technology to the State of Kentucky
1981 Professor John J. Donovan, Invitation to President Reagan’s Inaugural Ball, Nancy Reagan
1981 Professor John J. Donovan, Personal Invitation to Vice President Bush’s Inaugural Ball, Attended by Professor John J. Donovan, With Barbara Bush At the Ball (1981), Professor John J. Donovan Dancing with Mary Jo Donovan (1981)
1981 Presentation to Professor John J. Donovan of the Olympic Torch for Excellence in Teaching and Personal Life Experience by Pat Alaggio
1981 Ron Whited - Presentation of words and lyrics “Because of You” to Professor John J. Donovan, AT&T
1980 Naval Award for Docking a Nuclear Submarine – From Admiral Hyman G. Rickover – Awarded to Professor John J. Donovan in 1982
1970 MIT Teaching Award to Professor John J. Donovan, (Picture #1) Assistant Professor, EE, Electrical Engineering Dept. MIT, Schultz Award
1960 Professor John J. Donovan enrolled by the St. Mary Lynn, MA Girls Basketball into Fransiscan Friars and Brothers of Holy Name Province Mass League
1959 Elected member to the National Honor Society of secondary schools