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Industry Expertise

Leveraging NPD’s unmatched data assets, our team of industry experts deliver actionable insights to help companies boost their bottom line.

Industry Advisors

Leading brands and retailers rely on our industry advisors for fact-based perspective on the current state of retail and shifting consumer tastes and trends. From preparing for specific events such as earnings calls to participating in long-term strategic planning, our industry advisors provide guidance to executives across a diverse array of industries.

Marshal Cohen

Chief Industry Advisor, Retail

Stephen Baker

Vice President, Industry Advisor, Technology & Mobile

Joe Derochowski

Vice President, Industry Advisor, Home

Larissa Jensen

Vice President, Industry Advisor, Beauty

Juli Lennett

Vice President, Industry Advisor, Toys

David Portalatin

Vice President, Industry Advisor, Food

Matt Powell

Vice President, Senior Industry Advisor, Sports

U.S. Industry Analysts

With in-depth knowledge of the industries they serve, our industry analysts help clients understand and react to changes in the market by thoroughly examining the key drivers behind category performance and trends.

Brad Akyuz

Executive Director, Connected Intelligence

Ben Arnold

Executive Director, Industry Analyst, Consumer Electronics

Natallia Bambiza

Manager and Makeup Category Analyst, Beauty

John Buffone

Executive Director, Industry Analyst, Connected Intelligence

Kristen Classi-Zummo

Director of Market Insights, Apparel

Mike Crosby

Industry Analyst, B2B Technology

Jennifer Famiano

Director, Industry Analyst, Beauty

Beth Goldstein

Executive Director, Industry Analyst, Accessories and Footwear

Kristen McLean

Executive Director, Industry Analyst, Books

Leen Nsouli

Executive Director, Industry Analyst, Office Supplies, Home Improvement

Mat Piscatella

Industry Analyst, U.S. Games

Maria Rugolo

Director, Industry Analyst, Apparel

Darren Seifer

Executive Director, Industry Analyst, Food Consumption

Nathan Shipley

Executive Director, Industry Analyst, Automotive

Dirk Sorenson

Executive Director, Industry Analyst, Sports

Jacquelyn Wenskus

Director, Fragrance Category Analyst , Beauty

Canada Industry Analysts

Armin Begic

Executive Director, Canada Retail

Chris Brugman

Industry Analyst, Canada Technology

Alecsandra Hancas

Industry Analyst, Canada Beauty

Ali Naqvi

Industry Analyst, Canada B2B Technology

Joan Ramsay

Industry Analyst, Canada Entertainment

Tamara Szames

Industry Analyst, Canada Fashion and Footwear

Pam Wood

Industry Analyst, Canada Home

Vince Sgabellone

Industry Analyst, Canada Foodservice

Mexico Industry Analysts

David Jaime

Executive Director, RBG

Ismael Mata

Director, Toys & Sports

Europe Industry Analysts

Dominic Allport

Insight Director, Foodservice

Mathilde Lion

Director and Industry Analyst, Beauty

Fernando Perez

Analyst, Toys

Jochen Pinsker

Senior Vice President, Industry Advisor, Foodservice

Frédérique Tutt

Global Industry Analyst, Toys

APAC Industry Analysts

Gimantha Jayasinghe

Deputy Managing Director/ SVP

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