Dennis Brown Group Operating Officer
Dennis Brown is Group Operating Officer of the NPD Group, responsible for the budget implementation and prioritization of NPD’s top projects and initiatives. In this role, Dennis heads up the Americas Operating Committee and the Global Operating Committee meetings.
Dennis is the former Group President of NPD’s Americas Commercial Business, where he led the commercial teams for all industry sectors across the Americas. He is also the former Group President of The NPD Group’s Home and Consumer and Commercial Technology business. He joined The NPD Group in 2003.
Dennis has more than 30 years of marketing, sales, and general management experience. Before joining The NPD Group, he was Senior Vice President of World Kitchen, Inc., where he led the sales, distribution, and marketing departments for the housewares company. Earlier in his career, he was Chief Operating Officer for Krups North America and President of JBL Consumer Products. Dennis earned his Bachelor’s degree from Union College and his MBA from Syracuse University.