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Yoris SebastienFounder & Creative ThinkerOMG Consulting, Indonesia
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Ian ZeleskoSVP, Strategy DirectorPublicis North America, United States
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Sara OnurHead of ResearchRapp, United Kingdom
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Stefan SwanepoelCEORealSure, Inc., United States
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"Your team does great work. I’ve told about 20 associates in various industries to get this service!"
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"The trends featured in the Premium Service give us a different and refreshing perspective on our consumers and the world we live in. It’s an intriguing and inspiring read each time that helps us to think outside our usual paradigms and challenges us to look at our brands and consumers in new and different ways"
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Cyd T. CotingtingMktg Intelligence AssociateMeralco, Philippines
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Leslie EadesCreative ConsultantLeslie Eades Consultancy, United States
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Alejandra Romero OtáloraMKT Analyst PHCLubrizol, Brazil
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Magda RopotanInnovation ConsultantMagda Ropotan, Romania
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Tony RizzoCreative DirectorMARQUIS, United States
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Johanna SteinSr. Manager Consumer InsightsMattel, United States
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Christoph AuböckHead of Research and InsightsMedia1, Austria
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Elena YepesDirectorMelborp.co, Colombia
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Richard El HachemKnowledge & Intelligence HeadMemac Ogilvy & Mather, Lebanon
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Toby ReevesResearch ManagerMTV Europe, United Kingdom
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Alexey SergeevSr Research Comms SpecialistRussian telco, Russia
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Chris HarrisGlobal Marketing DirectorVertu, United Kingdom
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"The Premium Service is so useful in making the trends come alive - PPT's are invaluable too. We’ve been sharing extracts from them with a wider team, using them as inspiration for strategy sessions. Keep the inspiration coming!"
"Trendwatching reports have helped us to put together the landscape of key e-commerce consumer trends - even sourcing from unrelated fields in the region. By not only identifying through observation of trends, but also providing a relevant connection to the industry, it helped us to start applying and identifying the key business opportunities here in SEA to be developed as pilot priorities."
Ana AlbinoCMI Global RefreshmentsUnilever UK, United Kingdom
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Rudy LefèvreOwner & FounderUNLOCK, Belgium
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Judy BlessingMarket Research ManagerVisteon, Germany
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Willemijn van BommelMarket Insights AnalystVodafone, Netherlands
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Anais GuillemaneStrategic Planning ManagerW, France
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Peter van LierInnovation ManagerWar Child, Netherlands
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Geoff TurnerSenior Insights AnalystTourism Australia, Australia
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Jean DommisseHead: Client & Market InsightsSanlam, South Africa
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Whitney PowerInnovation & Technology Commercialization – Project ManagerSeton Healthcare Family, United States
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Minsoo PakVP, Chief Creative OfficerSparks Grove, United States
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Sharmila MartisHead of Knowledge ManagementStandard Chartered, Singapore
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Elisabet SjölundSenior Mgr Business PlanningStora Enso, Finland
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Tony ElischerManaging DirectorTHINK Consultancy, United Kingdom
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Jonathan AlbumGlobal Marketing DirectorStrauss Water, Israel
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Jason de KauweGlobal Innovation ManagerBP, United Kingdom
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Oi-Lin ManMarket IntelligenceCanon, United Kingdom
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Natalie GaisserMembership ChairColumbia Women's Business Society Leadership Conference,
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Kim RivielleManaging Director, Marketing & Business StrategyInstitute for International Research, United States
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Marta MartínKnowledge ManagerGallina Blanca Star, Spain
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Rick HolmanHead of Global Trends NetworkGeneral Motors, United States
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Jérôme CharlezResearch & Strategy DirectorGeoPost, France
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April BertramInnovation Management DirectorGOJO Industries, Inc., United States
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