Garden City, NY (PRWEB) July 29, 2014
NAPW honors Ellen Gottlich, Founder and President of EG Marketing Strategies, as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Gottlich is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in business. As the largest networking organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) is a vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and nearly 300 Local Chapters.
Ms. Gottlich is a recognized expert at managing the development, execution and analysis of cost effective market research programs. She has held many impressive titles throughout her career including Project Director at J. Walter Thompson, Project Director at Market Science Associates, Market Research Manager at Weight Watchers International, Associate Direct at Unilever North America and Sr. Group Manager (VP) at Chase Credit Card Services.
In 2002, Ms. Gottlich founded EG Marketing Strategies, which provides strategic insight and project management in all areas of primary market research. She specializes in new product development, brand positioning, advertising evaluation, lifetime value of a customer, and concept and product testing using qualitative, quantitative and hybrid methodologies as appropriate. She is known for taking a 360° view of an issue synthesizing data from a variety of sources to provide informed insights and answers to her clients. Ms. Gottlich's passion is to bring the voice of the ordinary consumer into the boardroom to make better, customer-centric business decisions. She has experience working in consumer package goods, financial services and nonprofit.
Ms. Gottlich is currently involved with Qualitative Research Consultants Association (QRCA), Market Research Association (MRA) and Creative Problem Solving Institute (CPSI). She was invited to participate in the 2014 Market Research Exchange in Austin, Texas in June where she gave her point of view on the state of market research today. She has an M.B.A. in Marketing from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. in Math from the University at Albany and has also successfully completed the facilitation and tools and techniques programs at the Creative Problem Solving Institute.
Awards & Accomplishments
2014 Continental Who's Who Lifetime Achievement Award; M.B.A., Wharton School of The University of Pennsylvania, Business; B.A., University at Albany, Math; QRCA; NYAMA; CPSI; MRA
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