Founder of SpeedyGroups
Matt has over a decade of experience running hundreds of online and in-person focus groups on behalf of brands like Dell, Kraft, General Mills, T-Mobile, Hyatt, Mercedes Benz, College Board, Pfizer, Microsoft (and many more).
He began his research career at Harris Interactive, where he was a Senior Qualitative Consultant responsible for running focus groups across a wide range of applications, from new product development to ad testing and website usability.
In 2006, Matt co-founded PluggedIN, a pioneer in the development of market research online communities (MROCs). PluggedIN was acquired in 2011 by Edelman PR, the world’s largest independent PR firm, where Matt stayed on as a Senior Vice President.
Matt is a professionally trained focus group moderator through the RIVA (Research in Values & Attitudes) Institute, and has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Boston University.