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Steve Wakefield


Steve is a senior research executive with 14 years of market research experience and 11 years in the healthcare industry. He manages the group also but is very involved in research projects, particularly regarding methodologies and advanced analytics.

Steve was formerly employed as a market researcher at IntelliQuest (now Millward-Brown) and as a marketing analyst at USAA and NCR. He holds a B.S. in Natural Sciences and Mathematics from Washington and Lee University and an M.S. in Healthcare Research/Statistics from Texas State University.

Leadership team

Allen R. DeCotiis, Ph.D.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Martha Rea

President and Chief Research Officer

Scott A. Spry, MBA

Chief Operating Officer

Sanford M. Schwartz, Ph.D.

Advisor to the Chairman

Elizabeth L. Trachte, MA

Chief Financial Officer

Tamil Selvan

Chief Technology Officer

Heather Still

EVP Human Resources and Chief Privacy Officer

Andrew Grant

Head of Europe Operations

Pritica Hogg

Regional Managing Director - Asia Pacific

Brian Maraone, MBA


Jaime Hodges

Communications and Brand

Mark Willard

Customer Experience

Neal Chambliss

Financial Services / Innovation & Analytics

Anne-Marie Duffy

Financial Services / Communications & Brand

Steve Wakefield


Edye Twer


John Schiela, MBA


John Antonello

Travel & Leisure / CPG / Multicultural