Happy MR Podcast

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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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Ep. 129 – Gaby Villa, High School Entrepreneur

Today, my guest is Gaby Villa, a student from the Patino School of Entrepreneurship. Patino develops entrepreneurial skills through a project-based curriculum. FIND CULTACKS ONLINE: https://cultacks.com/ Twitter: @cultackss Instagram: @cultacks FIND US ONLINE: www.happymr.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/happymrxp Twitter: @happymrxp Instagram: @happymrxp LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/happymarketresearch/ [00:26] Over the last decade the market research industry has been disrupted. Our…

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Ep. 128 – Jessica Richards, Market Research Program Director at MSU

Today, my guest is Jessica Richards the program director for the marketing research program at Michigan State University. Michigan State is one of the top research universities. FIND JESSICA ONLINE: https://msu.edu/ Twitter: @MSUSpartanFan77 LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jessica-richards-mba-8b56699a/ FIND US ONLINE: www.happymr.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/happymrxp Twitter: @happymrxp Instagram: @happymrxp LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/happymarketresearch/ [00:30] Over the last decade the market research industry…

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Ep. 127 – Ricardo Alvarez, Head of Insights for Mastercard

Today, my guest is Ricardo Alvarez. For the past 10 years, Ricardo has been the Director of Research & Insights at Mastercard and has recently left to pursue a career as a consultant. As a technology company, Mastercard is in the global payments business connecting consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses in more than…

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Ep. 126 – Dave Carruthers, Founder and CEO of Voxpopme

Today, my guest is Dave Carruthers, Founder and CEO of Voxpopme. Voxpopme is a platform optimizes and automates insights gained from video. Prior to founding Voxpopme, Dave had worked extensively in tech dating back to 2001. FIND DAVE ONLINE: Twitter: @DaveCarruthers LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/davecarruthers/ FIND US ONLINE: www.happymr.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/happymrxp Twitter: @happymrxp Instagram: @happymrxp LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/happymarketresearch/ [00:00:00]Here is…

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Ep. 125 – Frederic-Charles Petit, CEO of Toluna

Today, my guest is Frederic-Charles Petit, CEO and Founder of Toluna. Toluna connects businesses with consumers to deliver real-time insights. Under his leadership, Toluna has had a successful and storied legacy playing a key role in the market research space. FIND FREDERIC ONLINE: Twitter: @TolunaGroup LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/frederic-charles-petit-6ab967/ FIND US ONLINE: www.happymr.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/happymrxp Twitter: @happymrxp Instagram: @happymrxp…

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Ep. 124 – Ray Fischer, CEO of Aha! Online

Today, my guest is Ray Fischer, CEO of Aha! Online. Aha! Online offers a full range of services and technology to conduct your research project – do it yourself or let their experts do it for you. Prior to founding Aha! Online, Ray Fischer has been working and leading in the market research space for…

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Ep. 123 – Lori Iventosch-James, Senior Director of Customer and Market Research at GoDaddy

Today, my guest is Lori Iventosch-James, Senior Director of Customer and Market Research at GoDaddy. GoDaddy is the largest registrar of internet domain names and offers a full range of tools to help you build your online presence. Prior to working at GoDaddy, Lori has been a leader at top market research firms and technology…

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