Escalent Names Six New VPs
March 19 2021
US-based Escalent, previously Market Strategies International-Morpace, has promoted 5 of its workforce to the rank of Vice President, whereas hiring former Toluna exec Rick Naff as Vice President, Technology and Consumer & Retail.
The company, which mixes proprietary information seize strategies and applied sciences with trade experience and a visualization toolset, was fashioned when analysis corporations Morpace and Market Strategies International have been acquired and merged in 2018 by non-public fairness agency STG (Symphony Technology Group), after which later rebranded. Naff (pictured) joins in San Francisco from Toluna, the place he served as Senior Director, Account Executive, liable for gross sales, enterprise growth and nurturing shopper relationships. Prior to this he held senior roles with ProdegeMR, MetrixLab and Q & A Research. In his new place, Naff will function a enterprise growth chief for Escalent’s Technology and Consumer & Retail divisions.
The agency has additionally made 5 promotions. In Portland, OR, Liz Wagner will now function VP and medical health insurance sector lead within the Financial Services workforce, after eight years with the corporate. Former Chartwell exec Okay.C. Boyce turns into VP Energy, main the event of the agency’s Cogent Syndicated vitality research and new merchandise, from the workplace in Atlanta. In Livonia, MI, Pam Cooper has additionally been named VP Energy, serving as the corporate’s Qualtrics partnership supervisor. Matt Benard, who is predicated in Atlanta, GA, takes up the place of VP, Compliance & Privacy, liable for the corporate’s info safety and regulatory requirements compliance and overseeing vendor administration efforts. Finally, in Livonia, MI, Dave Mangold has been named VP, Automotive & Mobility, main the event and supply of world model monitoring analysis, after fifteen years with the agency.
CEO Melissa Sauter feedback: ‘We are thrilled to welcome Rick to the Escalent household and acknowledge Liz, Okay.C., Pam, Matt and Dave for his or her progress and contributions to the corporate. Each has demonstrated their distinctive skills, bringing management abilities and deep subject material experience to the desk. We stay up for supporting them of their new roles as they proceed to assist our purchasers navigate an ever-changing market’.
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