Escalent, a human habits and analytics agency based mostly in Livonia, introduced six new vice presidents. Five have been promoted from different roles on the agency.
Liz Wagner shall be vice chairman and medical health insurance sector lead for Escalent’s monetary companies division. In the position, she’s going to handle main analysis applications and assist shoppers translate findings into enterprise technique. She brings greater than a decade of educational and market analysis expertise in consultative and analytical roles.
In her eighth 12 months at Escalent, Wagner has been an analyst, supervisor, moderator, and a part of the Health Insurance and Delivery Systems workforce. She holds a Ph.D. in communication from the University of Missouri with an emphasis in public well being.
Ok.C. Boyce will lead the event and supply of cogent syndicated power research and new merchandise, serving to power corporations to create relationships with clients. Before Escalent, Boyce was senior vice chairman at Chartwell, the place he led business and client analysis, convention manufacturing, and advertising. He has a Master of Business Administration from Georgia State’s Robinson College of Business.
Pam Cooper is taking the position of vice chairman of the power division, serving as the corporate’s Qualtrics partnership supervisor. She will oversee enterprise improvement, buyer expertise, product improvement, and branding applications for electrical, fuel, and water utilities within the U.S. She has a Master of Business Administration in advertising from the Eli Broad Graduate School of Management at Michigan State University.
Responsible for the corporate’s info safety, regulatory requirements compliance, and vendor administration efforts, Matt Benard would be the vice chairman of compliance and privateness. His position consists of reviewing consumer compliance necessities, negotiating on behalf of the enterprise for compliance issues with shoppers and distributors, possession of consumer audit response, and offering management to the inner strategic sourcing workforce.
He can also be answerable for conducting oversight actions for inside auditing, sustaining HITRUST certification and main the corporate’s annual SOC2 reporting course of. He has a grasp’s diploma in archival research from Clayton State University.
Dave Mangold is vice chairman of the automotive and mobility division, main the event and supply of worldwide model monitoring analysis. Mangold joined Escalent in 2006 as an analyst on the automotive model workforce and has helped develop the worldwide attain of the automotive division, launching applications in additional than 50 nations. He has a bachelor’s diploma in advertising and philosophy from the University of Notre Dame.
A enterprise improvement chief, Rick Naff shall be vice chairman of the patron and retail divisions. Naff has labored with a number of analysis companies, serving to shoppers in tech, web, client packaged items, retail, promoting and branding, and monetary companies.
“We are thrilled to welcome Rick to the Escalent household and acknowledge Liz, Ok.C., Pam, Matt, and Dave for his or her development and contributions to the corporate,” says Melissa Sauter, CEO. “Each has demonstrated their distinctive skills, bringing management abilities and deep material experience to the desk. We sit up for supporting them of their new roles as they proceed to assist our shoppers navigate an ever-changing market.”