Abbey Teunis

Founder & Director, Embark Insight

Adeline Ong

Head of Education Research, Choice

Adrienne Cardy

EVP, Explorer Research

Alex Hodge

Co-Founder, KiKu Ltd
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A freelance market research consultant + career & business coach.I have 17yrs experience working in small-medium agencies as well as consulting and secondments in client organisations.  I've been freelance for 2.5yrs which allows me to keep up my research work whilst growing my coaching business at the same time.  The majority of my research work has been international and focused on automotive, tech, media & entertainment (but I've dabbled in everything in between!)

Ali Smith

Senior Director, Firefish

Alice Moss

Head of Qual, 2CV

Alisa Hamilton

Founder, Harvest Insights
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Alisa Hamilton is the President of Harvest Insights, a boutique market research firm based in Atlanta.  She specializes in focus group and online community moderating as well as in-depth interviewing, quantitative analysis and executive reporting.  She is the host of the Atlanta chapter of Women in Research (WIRE), and in her free time is a foster mom to rescue puppies for Angels Among Us Pet Rescue.

Aliza Pollack

Founder, Aliza Pollack Consulting

Allie Dautrich

Insights Consultant, Escalent

Allison Burgueno

Senior Staff UX Research, Sony Electronics

Allison Schoer

Senior Market Research Manager, LinkedIn

Amanda Keller-Grill

SVP, Global Innovation & Product Strategy, InnovateMR
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As an industry veteran of 10+ years, Amanda is responsible for streamlining and creating new products as InnovateMR’s SVP of Global Innovation and Product Strategy.  With a tenured background in Operations, Amanda was Innovate’s VP of Global Client Service for several years; leveraging her expertise in client delivery, sample design, and quantitative methodologies including hard-to-reach audiences, longitudinal research and non-traditional recruitment techniques.  Prior to Innovate, Amanda led the North American, LATAM, and APAC Operations at Cint.  Amanda got her start in Market Research at Toluna, where she played a key role in developing process to service high revenue clients.

Amanda Randall

Amy Davidoff

Global Market Analyst, Allison Transmission

Amy Baer

Head of Consumer & Sensory Insights, 1440Foods

Amy Knowles

Senior Vice President at Research Strategy Group Inc.
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Amy has always been fascinated by what makes people tick. She focuses on understanding the why – not just the who or what – to drive the kind of brand innovation that makes a difference in consumers’ lives. Amy is known for her engaging presentations and is happiest when delivering insights that effect real change.

Amy Spencer

Qual VP, 2CV

Andrea McCoy

Director, Custom Research, Collage Group

Andrew White

Principal Solutions Engineer, Qualtrics

Andy Brown

Strategic Advisor, Catallyze

Angel Bassett

Marketing Research Manager, American Heart Association

Angela Brooks

Director, McNair Yellow Squares

Anjul Sharma

Head of Client Development, Fresh Minds

Ankita Dutta

Founder, ResearchNex

Ann Bracken

Senior Director, InsightsNow Inc
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I'm a research professional with over 25 years of supplier side experience working with syndicated scan and household panel data as well as custom quantitative data. Over the years I have worked with many top CPG manufacturers spanning a breath of categories including food & beverage, personal care, beauty care, home care and OTC pharmaceuticals and supplements. I am energized by learning my clients business and partnering with them on the best research design; providing actionable insights to progress their business as it was my own.

Annetta Moses

Director, Market Insights at Abbott

Antonio Leon Villapalos

Founder & Head of Strategy, Zapiens, Evolutive Thinking

Arindam Bhattacharya

Vice President, Supply Partnerships, Cint

Audra Priluck

SVP, Business Development, SmithGeiger Group

Baillie Buchanan

Co-Founder, Research for Good
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Since co-founding Research For Good in 2012 Baillie has helped RFG grow into an industry leading audience, fieldwork and research technology company focused on connecting researchers with real people to enable true human understanding. Baillie's depth of experience includes roles in sales, marketing, operations and product development in the MR industry since 2005 at GMI (Kantar) and PeanutLabs (Dynata) prior to co-founding Research For Good in 2012. As COO, Baillie is focused on customer delivery, managed services, privacy/regulatory compliance, information security, marketing and launching RFG's groundbreaking DataForceConnect, Collect and Community research tech solutions.

Becky Edwards

Customer Research Manager, Woolworths

Becky Miles

Commercial Insights Manager, Holland & Barrett

Ben Leet

Industry Executive & Longtime WIRe Ally

Beth Ann Bender

President and Founder, FieldQuest, LLC

Bonnie Chiurazzi

Director of Market Insights, Glassdoor

Brin Moore

Partner, Trusted Talent
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Brin is a Partner at Trusted Talent, a firm specializing in helping Market Research firms find the right talent for the right jobs. An industry leading executive, Brin has over 20 years of diversified expertise in building, leading and mentoring world-class sales, business development, product and marketing organizations in the Market Research Industry. Brin started in quantitative & qualitative research at companies such as IRI and Greenfield Online and has experience in both custom and syndicated research. With a move to the San Francisco Bay Area in the early days of online, was a member of the founding management team at Greenfield Online, Brin has stayed at the forefront of emerging technologies for market research and consumer insights and has had experience with online sample, mobile research, video and data visualization, among other

Brin has been responsible for building new products, growing international markets, full P/L management, brand marketing, and ROI. Demonstrated leadership in partnering with senior teams, transforming margin challenges into sustainable, high yield profit centers and on strategic initiatives focused on increasing market share, profitability, and shareholder value. The key to her success has been building and mentoring the right team(s) for the business.

Caitlin Moynihan

VP, Research & Analytics, Yes&

Carly Kinney

Consumer Research & Insights Specialist, Pearson

Carmen Day

VP, Client Services, The Americas, Toluna Corporate

Carolyn Stuenkel

Managing Director, Conifer Research

Chelsea Burkey

Senior Director, Newristics

Cherie Leonard

Head of North America Insights, Colgate-Palmolive Company
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Cherie’s passion for insights stems from connecting the dots and weaving them together across people, culture and brands. She is focused on driving a deeper people-centric mindset through Insights, identifying future-focused and culturally relevant opportunities for growth, championing disruptive category innovation and creating a deeper omnichannel grounding. Previously, she held a variety of Global and North America Oral Care roles at CP, including the development of Foresight with a focus on cultural influence and evolution. Cherie earned an MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s A.C. Nielsen Center for Marketing Analytics & Insights, with prior experience in CPG, hospitality and retail.

Cheryl Hung

Vice President of Research, DIG Insights

Chris Grabarkiewicz Davis

Sr. Manager Market Insights & Analytics, Abbott Nutrition

Christine Holt

Vice President of Qualitative Services, Russell Research

Claire Macleod

Head of Customer Insights, Woolworths

Colson Steber

Co-CEO, Communications for Research, Inc.

Dan Young

Director, Boxclever

Dana DiGregorio

Managing Director, NA at MESH Experience
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As Managing Director at MESH Experience, Dana is a strategic member of the global management team leading business strategy while being a ground zero representative in the America's working hand in hand with marketing, advertising and research experts across various different brands and categories.  Dana has a strong history of team leadership and coaching, strategic relationship building and close to 15 years of making agile business decisions to create the best outcomes for her clients and team in her day to day role.  She has been able to combine her insider’s knowledge of the market research landscape and her experience uncovering impactful and actionable insights, to help propel businesses forward.  Previous to MESH Experience, Dana was the Vice President of the Nielsen Opinion Quest, and has also been a primary research consultant within Nielsen focused on large social, digital, and technology clients.  At home in Rochester, NY, she is often a guest lecturer at colleges like Rochester Institute of Technology and St. John Fisher, most recently bringing the value of Experience Driven Marketing to our up and coming marketeers. A passionate diversity champion, long time member and mentor in WIRe and a C-Level executive member of Chief, it is a personal goal of Dana’s to help bolster and support women in business in any way she can.  Outside of her professional walls, Dana is the mom of two young boys and a certified Yoga instructor.  She has a deep love for animals, a passion for plant based healing and eating and is a self-proclaimed documentary watching nerd!

Dana French

Danielle Figueroa

Marketing Delivery Manager, QuestionPRo

Danny Gardner

Head, Social Media Insights & Analytics, Haleon (GSK Consumer Healthcare)

David Shanker

Founder, David Shanker Consulting
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After 20+ years in C-level positions in the Market Research Industry (IRI, OTX Research, Ipsos, Lightspeed/Kantar), formulating game-changing sales strategies, and delivering results, David decided it was time to start DAVID SHANKER CONSULTING, LLC. His consulting practice helps sales teams meet/exceed their revenue targets and improve their sales performance. David helps sales teams get to the next level.

Debi Hart

VP Qualitative Products, Forsta
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Experienced business leader with expertise leading global, cross-functional teams. Over 20 years of experience in technology, product development and market research which has created my data focused mindset - enabling me to identify areas to improve efficiencies and experiences for my customers and being successful by driving alignment, communication and processes. Proven skills in relationship development with internal stakeholder and clients on a global basis, helping build solutions that meets their needs and exceeds their expectations.

Deepa Iyengar

Co-Founder & CEO, InnerSights, LLC

Delicia Cooney

Director, Insights, Trends & Innovation, WestRock

Denise Brien

Managing Director, Insights Operations at Purple Strategies
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Denise Brien serves as managing director of research operations for Purple Strategies—a corporate reputation strategy firm—working with a team of researchers and analysts to deliver integrated data and compelling insights for Fortune 500 companies, associations, coalitions, nonprofits, and some of the most recognizable brands in the world. She has worked in research for 20 years and has extensive experience leading quantitative and qualitative research. Prior to joining Purple, Denise held positions in research and consulting at AOL, Premium Knowledge Group, and JD Power and Associates.

Diego Adolfo Chavez Terrazas

Country Lead and Insights Director, EyeSee

Dr. Danyi Liu

Senior Employee Experience Researcher,

Dyna Boen

Managing Director at Escalent
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Dyna is the Managing Director of the Consumer & Retail, Technology and Telecommunications practices at Escalent. She has a propensity for action and is on a quest to advice and inspire insights leaders across the world. Over the course of her career, Dyna has been on the executive team of multiple venture/private equity backed start-ups, including two that she co-founded herself. On this journey, she's experience an IPO, scaled a company, and been through two acquisitions. She also co-founded the WIRexec Leadership Summit to promote collaboration among other female executives in the industry. Above and beyond, Dyna believes in diversity and inclusions as well as providing mentorship to young women. Dyna and her partner live in Northern California. They love to mountain bike, ski, and do yoga when they are not busy sorting drama between their two teenage girls, teen-age boy exchange student, and rambunctious Frenchie named Matcha.

Edith Bardin

Global Insights Lead E-mobility, Shell

Elisabeth Trawinski

Director, Insights & Analytics, Reckitt

Eliza Frascaro

Head of Research Southern Europe and MENA, Toluna

Elizabeth May

Director, Product Insights

Elizabeth Roberts

On Sabbatical

Ellen Abamonte

Consumer Insights Team Lead - Series, Amazon Prime Video

Ellen Pieper

Chief Client Officer at Research Results
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Ellen is the Chief Client Officer of Research Results. She is responsible for the leadership, vision, and financial performance of the team of subject matter experts and offerings. Ellen was previously the Chief Revenue Officer for Symmetric, a sampling firm based in Arlington TX. Prior to this, She spent almost7 years at WPP-owned Lightspeed GMI, where she latterly served as Account Executive, as well as a Client Operations Coordinator in Bellevue, WA. She has a degree in Psychology with a concretion in statistics and research from Columbia University in New York City. She has also achieved the designation of Professional Researcher Certification from the PRC Board of the MRA.   In 2020, Ellen was named to the GRIT Future List, by Greenbook. In 2020 she was also the President of the Southwest Chapter of the Insights Association. As she is passionate about the next generation of Market Researchers, she sits on the Board of Directors for the Masters of Market Research (MMR) program at the University of Georgia.

Emma Cooper MD

Chief People Officer, System1 Group
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Emma has been part of System1 since 2004, channelling her great energy to help us grow from a UK start up to a global industry leader. She treasures her diverse experience across the business, ultimately settling in global operations for over 5 years – which more than satisfied her curious and enquiring (she says nosey!) personality and her enjoyment of problem-solving.

When Emma did her MBA she recognised her passion and clear talent for managing people. As a genuinely caring person it was a natural progression for Emma to join our Exec Team in April 2020 as Chief People Officer. Emma’s highly effective at spotting and nurturing talent, resulting in the united world-class team we are today. At every step along the way she supports our people to be the very best they can be. Emma also advocates that a symbiotic relationship between individual growth and the growth of the business leads to success for all.

Outside of work, Emma has 2 children and cherishes family time. Her adventurous spirit motivates her to experiment with different experiences and try out new hobbies and activities, particularly travel and exploring. Emma is also a keen runner, enjoying Park Run every Saturday, and regularly paddleboards. She’s also a member of a craft beer club.

Emma Gillingham

Meat & Livestock Australia

Erin Benton

AVP, Research & Insights, The Wonderful Company

Estrella López-Brea Pérez

Fabrizia D'ajello

Insights and Analytics Sr Manager, Pop-Tarts at the Kellogg Company

Febronia Ruocco

Director, FPR Insight Consult & Executive Coaching Ltd.

Felicity Stevens

European Insight Expert, Nestle Purina
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Felicity is an Insights Expert at Nestlé Purina PetCare EMENA, providing insight and analysis on consumer trends, brand health tracking, and ad hoc research studies, supporting the company's vision to enrich the lives of pets and the people that love them. Before her current client-side experience, Felicity worked for Kantar, accumulating a solid base of research experience from which she has been able to grow. Other roles include brief brand management experience for a mass media and entertainment conglomerate. Her academic achievements include a master's degree in language interpretation and translation.

Fiona Ka Ki Wong

Associate Director, Quantam Market Research

Francesca Cruz

Global Consumer Insights Director, eBay

Gabriela Gaut

Senior Director Nike Direct Analytics - EMEA, Nike, Inc

Gaelle Bertrand

Gaelle Bertrand, Research and Insights, External Affairs, PMI
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Gaelle is a Head of Insight, with 20+ years of experience in the research industry. Gaelle has spent the past 10 years focusing on messaging and communications research. Currently leading consumer insights, for External Affairs at PMI, Gaelle previously led research and insight at NHS Digital, and headed up Kantar’s social media intelligence division. Gaelle has also worked for Dunnhumby and Synovate (now Ipsos) and client-side, for Coca-Cola and GSK. Gaelle has been a WIRe Mentor since 2021.

Geoff Lowe

Director, Infotools

Greg Braun

Head of Research and Insights, Domain

Greg Mishkin

Senior Vice President, Consumer, Retail and Telecom Insights. Escalent

Gwynne Villota

Audience Insights, NPR

Heather O'Brien

Solutions Architect, Prodege

Heide Tierney

SVP Consumer Insights & Trends at Constellation Brands

Helen Bakewell

Expert in Consumer and Economic Research for Shopping Centres and Property - Retired
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Expert in Consumer and Economic Research for Shopping Centres and Property - Retired

Hilary Borndahl

CEO, Miix Analytics Inc.

Horst Feldhaeuser

Group Services Director (SVP), Fellow of RANZ, MR Insights Evangelist, Presenter and regular contributor, QPR

Ian Elmer

Chief Client Director, Ipsos

Ioana Danila

Global Insights Manager, World Federation of Advertisers (WFA)

Isabelle Landreville

President & Chief Insight Seeker, Sylvestre & Co.