Happy MR Podcast

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Ep. 139 – Shelly Bouren – Detroit Pistons – Bridging The Gap Between Technology And Market Research

Today, my guest is Shelly Bouren, Research Manager at Detroit Pistons. The Detroit Pistons are an American professional basketball team based in Detroit, Michigan. Prior to the Detroit Pistons, Shelly worked in the financial sector for several institutions including Crestmark Bank as a Vice President, Marketing Analyst and Chrysler Financial as a Sr. Project Manager….

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Ep. 138 – Marc Zionts – Automated Insights – Cultivating Culture in Market Research

Hi, I’m Jamin Brazil and you’re listening to the Happy Market Research Podcast. Today, my guest is Marc Zionts, CEO of Automated Insights. Automated Insights is the creator of Wordsmith, the world’s first public natural language generation platform. Wordsmith allows users to generate human-sounding narratives from data. Prior to Automated Insights, Marc has been a…

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Ep. 137 – Stacey Walker – Adobe – The So What and Now What of Market Research

Today my guest is Stacey Walker, consumer insights leader here at Adobe. Adobe is the global leader in digital media and digital marketing solutions. Stacey has headed up insights for Netflix, Walmart, Visa and has taught at Columbia University in the Sociology Department. Find Stacey Online: LinkedIn [00:44] Over the last decade the market research industry…

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Ep. 136 – Robert Porter – Research America – Why Talent Is Important in Market Research and Beyond

Hi, I’m Jamin Brazil and you’re listening to the Happy Market Research Podcast. Today, my guest is Robert Porter, CEO of Research America. Research America is a leading marketing research and consumer insights company, serving the likes of PWC, Little Caesar’s, and Wrangler. FIND ROBERT ONLINE: http://www.researchamericainc.com/ Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/robert-porter-1271454/#experience-section FIND US ONLINE: www.happymr.com Social Media:…

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Ep. 135 – Sima Vasa – Paradigm Sample – The Importance Of Continuous Learning In Market Research And In Life

Today my guest is Sima Vasa, founder of Paradigm Sample, Chairperson of SampleCon, and founder of Infinity Squared Ventures. Additionally, Sima has recently started Data Gurus, a leading market research podcast. FIND SIMA ONLINE: https://www.linkedin.com/in/simavasa/ FIND US ONLINE: www.happymr.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/happymrxp Twitter: @happymrxp Instagram: @happymrxp LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/happymarketresearch/ [00:50] Over the last decade the market research…

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Ep. 134 – Baillie Buchanan – Research For Good – How to Give Back Through Market Research and Grow

Today, my guest, Baillie Buchanan, is the Co-Founder and CRO of Research For Good, an online sample company with a mission to provide reliable, high-quality respondents for market research while at the same time ending childhood deaths from hunger and malnutrition globally. FIND BAILLIE ONLINE: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bailliebuchanan FIND US ONLINE: www.happymr.com Social Media: @happymrxp LinkedIn [00:55] Over…

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Ep. 133 – John Papadakis – Pollfish – How to Start a Market Research Tech Company

Today, my guest, John Papadakis, is the Founder and CEO of Pollfish,  Inc. Pollfish is a platform that provides brands a revolutionary way to learn, communicate and interact with existing and prospective customers. FIND JOHN ONLINE: https://www.pollfish.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/papadakisjohn/ FIND US ONLINE: www.happymr.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/happymrxp Twitter: @happymrxp Instagram: @happymrxp LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/happymarketresearch/ [00:01:08] Over the last decade the market…

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Ep. 132 – KaRene Smith, Creative Insight Geek at Shine Insight

Today, my guest is KaRene Smith, the owner of Shine Insight. Founded this year, Shine Insight was created to address the challenges corporate researchers face today by offering an alternative to the traditional market research agency model of operating, scaling, and delivering results. Prior to joining Shine Insight, KaRene has worked in marketing and account…

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Ep. 131 – Rudy Nadilo, President of Dapresy

Today, my guest is Rudy Nadilo, President of Dapresy. Dapresy partners with today’s top companies to help them create state-of-the-art InfoGraphics that brings your data to life. Prior to working at Dapresy, Rudy has had extensive experience at some of today’s top marketing research agencies. FIND RUDY ONLINE: https://www.dapresy.com/ Twitter: @rudynadilo LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rudy-nadilo-291192/ FIND US ONLINE: www.happymr.com…

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Ep. 130 – Tim Peacock, COO of Affectiva

Today, my guest is Tim Peacock, COO at Affectiva. Affectiva is a spin off from MIT and is the pioneer of Emotion AI. Prior to joining Affectiva, Tim has had deep experience in all areas of technology. FIND TIM ONLINE: https://www.affectiva.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tim-peacock/ FIND US ONLINE: www.happymr.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/happymrxp Twitter: @happymrxp Instagram: @happymrxp LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/happymarketresearch/ [00:46]…

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