Canada Industry Analysts

Jeff Bowes

Jeff Bowes

Jeff Bowes covers the Canadian B2B technology industry, providing analysis and overall strategic insights to leading IT brands and distributors. Prior to working in B2B technology, Jeff spent 10 years working with NPD’s retail partners, helping them utilize NPD’s data to understand market trends and identify growth opportunities. Today, Jeff’s focus includes working with manufacturers …

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Alecsandra Hancas

Alecsandra Hancas

Alecsandra Hancas has more than 10 years of experience working closely with leading Canadian brands and retailers to build successful marketing, merchandising, and communication strategies. She helps brands deliver their messages and better communicate with their consumers. Alecsandra joined The NPD Group in Canada in 2012 as part of the Fashion practice, joined the Beauty …

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vince sgabellone

Vince Sgabellone

Vince has worked in many different roles across the food and foodservice industry. From sales to marketing, distribution to product development, from manufacturers to operators. All of this has served him well since entering the research industry with The NPD Group more than a decade ago. In his role Vince combines his analytic abilities and …

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Tamara Szames

Tamara Szames

Tamara, industry advisor of The NPD Group, is an expert in fashion and retail in Canada. She has over 15 years of experience in the Canadian fashion industry, working across functions such as design, product development, merchandising, sales, planning, and strategy. Tamara joined NPD in 2015 as part of the Fashion practice and assumed the …

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Chris Brugman

Chris Brugman

Chris Brugman covers the Canadian technology industry providing analysis and overall strategic insights to leading IT and CE brands. Chris has over 16 years of retail and market research experience. Since 2013, Chris has been focused on understanding market trends across various industries in Canada covering technology, appliances, and housewares. Today, his analysis is concentrated …

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Pam Wood

Pam Wood

Pam Wood is The NPD Group’s director and industry analyst for the home industry in Canada. Pam has more than 25 years of experience in the market research industry, collaborating with leading manufacturers and retailers to identify growth opportunities. Developed through her roles with The NPD Group and previously with Nielsen, Pam combines an extensive …

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