Waltham, MA (PRWEB) March 18, 2013
Applied Marketing Science, Inc. (AMS), a leading-edge market research and consulting firm, is pleased to announce that John Mitchell has re-joined the firm as a Principal working in the Product & Process Innovation practice area of the company. With more than 15 years of market research, marketing strategy, innovation, and management consulting experience, John will be responsible for client management and will design and deliver customized research studies to help clients achieve success in innovation and new product development. John was with Applied Marketing Science from 2004 to 2008, and will resume and increase his responsibilities as Principal.
As a seasoned management consultant and market researcher, John has held a wide range of positions in market research, both on the consulting side and on the client side. He has served clients across many industries, with specific expertise in high-tech and telecom, software, medical devices, travel and hospitality, as well as consumer packaged goods. He has extensive experience leading both domestic and international research engagements, having studied customers in South America, Europe and Asia. Most recently, John was a Manager at Innosight, an innovation strategy consulting firm founded by Harvard Business School professor Clayton Christensen, where he managed and executed high level innovation process engagements. Before joining Innosight, John led the North American customer insights team at Vistaprint, a global provider of custom printing and small-business marketing solutions. Prior to his time at Vistaprint, John was a Customer Insights Expert in the Marketing and Sales practice of McKinsey & Company, where he provided consulting on marketing, innovation, and new product development.
“We are pleased to have John Mitchell back on our team. He will bring his considerable research expertise and will be a strong advocate for Voice of the Customer research,” said AMS Executive Vice President Gerry Katz.
John holds an M.B.A. in Management and Finance, with Distinction, from New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business, and an A.B. from Harvard College in Government.
About Applied Marketing Science
Applied Marketing Science (AMS) is one of the leading Voice of the Customer consulting companies in the world, with proven methodologies for gathering the Voice of the Customer, training and coaching clients in VOC methods, and brainstorming using state-of-the-art, web-based tools. Over the past twenty years, we have helped hundreds of clients in a broad range of industries incorporate “best practices” into their product development processes. Founded in 1989 with roots in the MIT Sloan School, AMS offers an array of services to meet client needs, and specializes in developing customized solutions for each situation.