Chief Executive Officer
Gary brings over 25 years of executive leadership and industry experience in using data to power marketing decisions for clients, most recently serving as Chief Executive Officer of KBM Group and as Global Chief Data Officer of Wunderman. His experience in growing businesses both organically and through acquisitions will further support Research Now’s innovation, customer focus and growth in this dynamic industry.
Managing Director, EMEA
Chris serves as Managing Director of EMEA and he is responsible for leading the growth and development of the company’s regional business. Since joining the company in 2006 as Client Development Director, Chris has played an integral role in significantly increasing revenue and presence for Research Now’s business in Europe.
Executive Vice President of Integrated Data Solutions
As Executive Vice President of Sales and Business Development, Greg Ellis leads Research Now’s overall client development efforts in the Americas.
Managing Director – Asia Pacific
James serves as Managing Director of Asia Pacific. In this role, he oversees and manages the corresponding sales leadership team and is responsible for leading the growth and development of the company’s regional business covering Australia, New Zealand, Japan, India, China and Southeast Asia.
General Counsel and Chief Human Resources Officer
Kathy serves in a dual role as General Counsel and Chief Human Resources Officer within the executive leadership of the company. As General Counsel, she oversees all global legal matters for the company and is responsible for managing multiple teams across the business, including Legal, Security, Data Privacy and Compliance. Additionally, Kathy serves as Chief Human Resources Officer, leading global human resources, technical and nontechnical training, and internal communications functions company-wide. Kathy also serves as Corporate Secretary.
Mayer has over 15 years of business development, operations, and product management experience. He has worked in start-up and corporate environments where he achieved growth due to extensive knowledge of online product management and subscriptions services. He brings the ability to translate customer and market needs into effective marketing strategies, product direction, and pricing.
Executive Vice President, Global Products & Client Services
Melanie serves as Executive Vice President of Global Products & Client Services at Research Now. Since joining the company in 2011, Melanie has played an integral role shaping a team that is passionate about research sampling, quality and world-class client service. She has also played a key role in guiding the product development and thought leadership advances made at the company.
Chief Technology Officer
As Chief Technology Officer, Mike is responsible for leading Research Now’s global technology function, supporting the company’s technology strategy and infrastructure globally, and delivering against the company’s technology-enabled initiatives and budget.
Senior Vice President, Panels and Partnerships
Ryan serves as Senior Vice President of Panels and Partnerships at Research Now, leading the global teams responsible for panel recruitment, engagement and retention. In this role, Ryan works across Research Now’s traditional online panels, as well as emerging growth areas, including mobile, cookied and behavioral panels.
Chief Financial Officer
Stephen serves as Research Now’s Chief Financial Officer and oversees finance, accounting, tax, treasury and corporate development.
SVP, Americas Sales
Tom Johnson is an astute, sophisticated sales executive with a deep understanding of the market research industry and a track record of leading and re-invigorating sales organizations at Gartner, Survey Sampling (SSI), and Interactive Data Corporation (IDC). Tom honed his sales and management skills during his 14 years with Gartner, tapped by the CEO to lead sales operations during a period of 20 percent annual growth and later to develop the strategic accounts group. Focusing on sales performance, training, and replicating techniques and tools from his most successful sales leaders, Tom has rebuilt sales team and delivered revenue growth throughout his career.