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Profit from change

Understand

Change

CLARITY about what is changing & why

Anticipate

Change

CERTAINTY about change for better decisions

Shape

Change

CONFIDENCE to create & define the future

Shape

Change

How we can build CONFIDENCE

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Selling more homes through lifestyle insights

Setting investment priorities for flavors and fragrances

Making big bets in automotive

Seeing the future of global youth

Bending the cost curve in healthcare

Aligning digital products with technology needs

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FutureView 2016

Strategy

The Fear of No Change: Connecting with Consumers in the Encroaching Era of Stagnation

In this biannual FutureView LIVE Webinar, Executive Chairman J. Walker Smith spotlights what's really going on in the marketplace and the critical new imperatives that the fear of no change brings to brands and business planning.

Defying Gravity

Branding and Marketing, Demographic Trends, Macroforces (Technology/Economy), Strategy

Defying Gravity:

Sources of Growth in a Slower Growth Global Economy

by J. Walker Smith, Andrew Curry, Joe Ballantyne and Mark Inskip Slower growth is the new normal for the global economy, and it has business leaders worried. The fear is… Read More »

MIllennial shoe

Branding and Marketing, Demographic Trends

Millennials: Setting the Pace

Millennials: Setting the Pace was presented by Henry Tucker, Managing Director, EMEA at a 2016 Kantar Worldpanel event.  

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Our Team

Mark Inskip

Mark Inskip

Global CEO

Joseph Colliver

Joseph Colliver

Global CFO

Lloyd Burdett

Lloyd Burdett

Head of Global Clients and Strategy

J. Walker Smith

J. Walker Smith

Executive Chairman

Kevin Brown

Kevin Brown

North America CEO

Henry Tucker

Henry Tucker

Managing Director, EMEA

Stephane Alpern

Stephane Alpern

Managing Director, Asia-Pacific

Bernardo Geoghegan

Bernardo Geoghegan

Managing Director, Latin America

Don Abraham

Don Abraham

President of Consulting Services

Charlotte Abrahams

Charlotte Abrahams

Graduate Analyst

Francine Aguilera

Francine Aguilera

New York Office Manager

Stephane Alpern

Stephane Alpern

Managing Director, Asia-Pacific

Zeynep Arat

Zeynep Arat

Analyst

Aarti Asrani

Aarti Asrani

Analyst

Joe Ballantyne

Joe Ballantyne

Associate Director, EMEA

Christine Baskin

Christine Baskin

EVP, Consulting Services

Brittany Beisner

Brittany Beisner

Consultant, Advisory Services

Emma Bennett

Emma Bennett

Senior Consultant

Libia Billordo

Libia Billordo

Consultant, Consulting Services

Elisa Birtwistle

Elisa Birtwistle

Director

Catalina Borquez

Catalina Borquez

Business Development and Marketing Executive

Jonathan Brimfield

Jonathan Brimfield

Director of Business Development

Kevin Brown

Kevin Brown

North America CEO

Lloyd Burdett

Lloyd Burdett

Head of Global Clients and Strategy

Ted Calhoun, Jr.

Ted Calhoun, Jr.

Senior Consultant

Rob Callender

Rob Callender

Director of Youth Insights

Chris Carbone

Chris Carbone

VP, Consulting Services

Andrew Cardman

Andrew Cardman

Vice President

Mike Carlucci

Mike Carlucci

Account Manager, Advisory Services

John Catlett

John Catlett

Manager, Production and Publication

Sarah Catlett

Sarah Catlett

Senior Vice President

Ann Clurman

Ann Clurman

EVP

Sebastian Codeseira

Sebastian Codeseira

Director, Trends & Futures

Joseph Colliver

Joseph Colliver

Global CFO

Andrew Curry

Andrew Curry

Director

Gayle Davey

Gayle Davey

Director of Business Development

Emmanuel Davis

Emmanuel Davis

Junior Designer and Developer

Katherine Diaz

Katherine Diaz

Consultant

Elizabeth Doragh

Elizabeth Doragh

Consultant

Wanda Elfenbaum

Wanda Elfenbaum

Consultant

Casey Ferrell

Casey Ferrell

VP, Head of U.S. Yankelovich MONITOR, North America

Mark Fowler

Mark Fowler

EVP, Business Development

Gemma Francino

Gemma Francino

SVP, Consulting Services and Global Client Lead for The Coca-Cola Company

Marco (Max) Fulgoni

Marco (Max) Fulgoni

Analyst, Consulting Services

Hugo Gallego

Hugo Gallego

Graduate Analyst

Ben Garbe

Ben Garbe

Senior Creative Consultant, Video and Animation

Bernardo Geoghegan

Bernardo Geoghegan

Managing Director, Latin America

Heather Granger

Heather Granger

Analyst, Advisory Services

Ian Greene

Ian Greene

Vice President

Andrew Hawn

Andrew Hawn

VP, Consulting Services

Callie Henson

Callie Henson

Analyst, Advisory Services

Chris Hloros

Chris Hloros

VP, Associate Head of Global MONITOR

Elisabeth Holm

Elisabeth Holm

Analyst

Ruthie Horazeck

Ruthie Horazeck

Consultant, Advisory Services

Jeff Howanek

Jeff Howanek

Senior Consultant and Associate Head of the U.S. Yankelovich MONITOR

Christina Hughes

Christina Hughes

Associate Director

Mark Inskip

Mark Inskip

Global CEO

Emily Jackson

Emily Jackson

Client Coordinator

Lezlie Jensen

Lezlie Jensen

Research Project Manager

Patrick Kalgreen

Patrick Kalgreen

Director of Business Development

Simon Kaplan

Simon Kaplan

Director of Sales Operations

Yannis Kavounis

Yannis Kavounis

Director, Strategy & Innovation

Andrew Kawalek

Andrew Kawalek

Senior Manager of Business Development

Sarah Kelly

Sarah Kelly

Global Financial Controller

Monica Kohli

Monica Kohli

Senior Consultant, Consulting Services

Lindsay Kunkle

Lindsay Kunkle

Senior Consultant, Advisory Services

Justin Laborde

Justin Laborde

VP, Advisory Services

Vicki Lai

Vicki Lai

Consultant

Michelle Lam

Michelle Lam

Senior Consultant, Consulting Services

Izzi Lambert

Izzi Lambert

Consultant

Paula Maouyo

Paula Maouyo

Analyst, Consulting Services

Karina Marshall

Karina Marshall

Senior Vice President, Consulting Services

Sofia Mavros

Sofia Mavros

Associate Director

Ryan McConnell

Ryan McConnell

SVP, Head of North America Subscription Services

Stephanie McDonald

Stephanie McDonald

SalesForce.com Administrator

Erik Medina

Erik Medina

VP, Co-Head of U.S. TRU Youth MONITOR and Youth Consulting

Zuleika Milan

Zuleika Milan

Senior Consultant, Consulting Services

Lisa Moes

Lisa Moes

Resource Director

Sylvain Molinier

Sylvain Molinier

VP, Consulting Services

Tom Morley

Tom Morley

Director of Business Development

Kaley Mullin

Kaley Mullin

Senior Consultant, Consulting Services

Gus Newsam

Gus Newsam

Multimedia Designer

Paul O’Shea

Paul O’Shea

SVP, Consulting

Chris Olliff

Chris Olliff

Senior Manager of Business Development

Wayne Pan

Wayne Pan

Senior Consultant

Mary Panks-Holmes

Mary Panks-Holmes

Vice President, Advisory Services

Emily Parenti

Emily Parenti

Director, North America Marketing

Carrie Parker

Carrie Parker

President of Advisory Services

Sarah Peterson

Sarah Peterson

SVP, Consulting Services

Jo Phillips

Jo Phillips

Director

Valeria Piaggio

Valeria Piaggio

VP, Head of Multicultural Insights

Jeanne Riek

Jeanne Riek

Account Manager, Advisory Services

Silvia Rigoni

Silvia Rigoni

Consultant

Angela Rocca

Angela Rocca

Consultant

Phoebe Roer

Phoebe Roer

Analyst, Insights Integration

Peter Rose

Peter Rose

EVP, Advisory Services

Steve Rzeszutko

Steve Rzeszutko

Financial Controller

Omar Sahi

Omar Sahi

Analyst, Consulting Services

Jaclyn Salem

Jaclyn Salem

Designer

Aaron Saltzman

Aaron Saltzman

Director of Business Development

Leo Sanders

Leo Sanders

Senior Consultant

Imke Schuller

Imke Schuller

Director

Colleen Sharp

Colleen Sharp

VP, Associate Head of Insights Integration

Gaëlle Siourakan

Gaëlle Siourakan

Analyst

J. Walker Smith

J. Walker Smith

Executive Chairman

Heather Streeter

Heather Streeter

Chapel Hill Office Manager

Pendragon Stuart

Pendragon Stuart

Senior Consultant

Trevor Sudano

Trevor Sudano

Analyst

Kara Sundby

Kara Sundby

Senior Consultant

Alice Sweitzer

Alice Sweitzer

Product Manager, Cultural Streetscapers

Shannan Tarshis

Shannan Tarshis

Chicago Office Manager

Toby

Toby

D.O.G., Director of Greetings

Steve Travers

Steve Travers

EVP, Insights Integration

Michelle Trayne

Michelle Trayne

Director of Communications

Henry Tucker

Henry Tucker

Managing Director, EMEA

Kate Turkcan

Kate Turkcan

Vice President, Co-Head of the TRU Youth MONITOR

Charlie Warwick

Charlie Warwick

Consultant

Anna White

Anna White

Senior Consultant, Consulting Services

Ben Wood

Ben Wood

Consultant

Bridget Wood

Bridget Wood

Office Manager and Executive Assistant

Kelley Zeller

Kelley Zeller

Senior Designer & Developer

Wanqi Zeng

Wanqi Zeng

Analyst

Graham Zimmerman

Graham Zimmerman

Analyst, Advisory Services

Stephane Alpern

Stephane Alpern

Managing Director, Asia-Pacific

Katherine Diaz

Katherine Diaz

Consultant

Vicki Lai

Vicki Lai

Consultant

Sofia Mavros

Sofia Mavros

Associate Director

Wanqi Zeng

Wanqi Zeng

Analyst

Charlotte Abrahams

Charlotte Abrahams

Graduate Analyst

Zeynep Arat

Zeynep Arat

Analyst

Joe Ballantyne

Joe Ballantyne

Associate Director, EMEA

Emma Bennett

Emma Bennett

Senior Consultant

Elisa Birtwistle

Elisa Birtwistle

Director

Catalina Borquez

Catalina Borquez

Business Development and Marketing Executive

Lloyd Burdett

Lloyd Burdett

Head of Global Clients and Strategy

Joseph Colliver

Joseph Colliver

Global CFO

Andrew Curry

Andrew Curry

Director

Hugo Gallego

Hugo Gallego

Graduate Analyst

Elisabeth Holm

Elisabeth Holm

Analyst

Christina Hughes

Christina Hughes

Associate Director

Mark Inskip

Mark Inskip

Global CEO

Emily Jackson

Emily Jackson

Client Coordinator

Yannis Kavounis

Yannis Kavounis

Director, Strategy & Innovation

Sarah Kelly

Sarah Kelly

Global Financial Controller

Izzi Lambert

Izzi Lambert

Consultant

Gus Newsam

Gus Newsam

Multimedia Designer

Jo Phillips

Jo Phillips

Director

Silvia Rigoni

Silvia Rigoni

Consultant

Leo Sanders

Leo Sanders

Senior Consultant

Imke Schuller

Imke Schuller

Director

Gaëlle Siourakan

Gaëlle Siourakan

Analyst

Pendragon Stuart

Pendragon Stuart

Senior Consultant

Henry Tucker

Henry Tucker

Managing Director, EMEA

Charlie Warwick

Charlie Warwick

Consultant

Ben Wood

Ben Wood

Consultant

Bridget Wood

Bridget Wood

Office Manager and Executive Assistant

Sebastian Codeseira

Sebastian Codeseira

Director, Trends & Futures

Wanda Elfenbaum

Wanda Elfenbaum

Consultant

Bernardo Geoghegan

Bernardo Geoghegan

Managing Director, Latin America

Angela Rocca

Angela Rocca

Consultant

Don Abraham

Don Abraham

President of Consulting Services

Francine Aguilera

Francine Aguilera

New York Office Manager

Aarti Asrani

Aarti Asrani

Analyst

Christine Baskin

Christine Baskin

EVP, Consulting Services

Brittany Beisner

Brittany Beisner

Consultant, Advisory Services

Libia Billordo

Libia Billordo

Consultant, Consulting Services

Jonathan Brimfield

Jonathan Brimfield

Director of Business Development

Kevin Brown

Kevin Brown

North America CEO

Ted Calhoun, Jr.

Ted Calhoun, Jr.

Senior Consultant

Rob Callender

Rob Callender

Director of Youth Insights

Chris Carbone

Chris Carbone

VP, Consulting Services

Andrew Cardman

Andrew Cardman

Vice President

Mike Carlucci

Mike Carlucci

Account Manager, Advisory Services

John Catlett

John Catlett

Manager, Production and Publication

Sarah Catlett

Sarah Catlett

Senior Vice President

Ann Clurman

Ann Clurman

EVP

Gayle Davey

Gayle Davey

Director of Business Development

Emmanuel Davis

Emmanuel Davis

Junior Designer and Developer

Elizabeth Doragh

Elizabeth Doragh

Consultant

Casey Ferrell

Casey Ferrell

VP, Head of U.S. Yankelovich MONITOR, North America

Mark Fowler

Mark Fowler

EVP, Business Development

Gemma Francino

Gemma Francino

SVP, Consulting Services and Global Client Lead for The Coca-Cola Company

Marco (Max) Fulgoni

Marco (Max) Fulgoni

Analyst, Consulting Services

Ben Garbe

Ben Garbe

Senior Creative Consultant, Video and Animation

Heather Granger

Heather Granger

Analyst, Advisory Services

Ian Greene

Ian Greene

Vice President

Andrew Hawn

Andrew Hawn

VP, Consulting Services

Callie Henson

Callie Henson

Analyst, Advisory Services

Chris Hloros

Chris Hloros

VP, Associate Head of Global MONITOR

Ruthie Horazeck

Ruthie Horazeck

Consultant, Advisory Services

Jeff Howanek

Jeff Howanek

Senior Consultant and Associate Head of the U.S. Yankelovich MONITOR

Lezlie Jensen

Lezlie Jensen

Research Project Manager

Patrick Kalgreen

Patrick Kalgreen

Director of Business Development

Simon Kaplan

Simon Kaplan

Director of Sales Operations

Andrew Kawalek

Andrew Kawalek

Senior Manager of Business Development

Monica Kohli

Monica Kohli

Senior Consultant, Consulting Services

Lindsay Kunkle

Lindsay Kunkle

Senior Consultant, Advisory Services

Justin Laborde

Justin Laborde

VP, Advisory Services

Michelle Lam

Michelle Lam

Senior Consultant, Consulting Services

Paula Maouyo

Paula Maouyo

Analyst, Consulting Services

Karina Marshall

Karina Marshall

Senior Vice President, Consulting Services

Ryan McConnell

Ryan McConnell

SVP, Head of North America Subscription Services

Stephanie McDonald

Stephanie McDonald

SalesForce.com Administrator

Erik Medina

Erik Medina

VP, Co-Head of U.S. TRU Youth MONITOR and Youth Consulting

Zuleika Milan

Zuleika Milan

Senior Consultant, Consulting Services

Lisa Moes

Lisa Moes

Resource Director

Sylvain Molinier

Sylvain Molinier

VP, Consulting Services

Tom Morley

Tom Morley

Director of Business Development

Kaley Mullin

Kaley Mullin

Senior Consultant, Consulting Services

Paul O’Shea

Paul O’Shea

SVP, Consulting

Chris Olliff

Chris Olliff

Senior Manager of Business Development

Wayne Pan

Wayne Pan

Senior Consultant

Mary Panks-Holmes

Mary Panks-Holmes

Vice President, Advisory Services

Emily Parenti

Emily Parenti

Director, North America Marketing

Carrie Parker

Carrie Parker

President of Advisory Services

Sarah Peterson

Sarah Peterson

SVP, Consulting Services

Valeria Piaggio

Valeria Piaggio

VP, Head of Multicultural Insights

Jeanne Riek

Jeanne Riek

Account Manager, Advisory Services

Phoebe Roer

Phoebe Roer

Analyst, Insights Integration

Peter Rose

Peter Rose

EVP, Advisory Services

Steve Rzeszutko

Steve Rzeszutko

Financial Controller

Omar Sahi

Omar Sahi

Analyst, Consulting Services

Jaclyn Salem

Jaclyn Salem

Designer

Aaron Saltzman

Aaron Saltzman

Director of Business Development

Colleen Sharp

Colleen Sharp

VP, Associate Head of Insights Integration

J. Walker Smith

J. Walker Smith

Executive Chairman

Heather Streeter

Heather Streeter

Chapel Hill Office Manager

Trevor Sudano

Trevor Sudano

Analyst

Kara Sundby

Kara Sundby

Senior Consultant

Alice Sweitzer

Alice Sweitzer

Product Manager, Cultural Streetscapers

Shannan Tarshis

Shannan Tarshis

Chicago Office Manager

Toby

Toby

D.O.G., Director of Greetings

Steve Travers

Steve Travers

EVP, Insights Integration

Michelle Trayne

Michelle Trayne

Director of Communications

Kate Turkcan

Kate Turkcan

Vice President, Co-Head of the TRU Youth MONITOR

Anna White

Anna White

Senior Consultant, Consulting Services

Kelley Zeller

Kelley Zeller

Senior Designer & Developer

Graham Zimmerman

Graham Zimmerman

Analyst, Advisory Services

Zeynep Arat

Zeynep Arat

Analyst

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Defying Gravity

Defying Gravity

Slower growth is the new normal for the global economy, and it has business leaders worried. The fear is “a world of zeroes,” the phrase used by Nigel Wilson, Global CEO of insurance giant Legal and General, to describe a world of zero inflation, zero GDP growth per capita, and zero productivity growth. In short, a global economy in which progress is zeroed out.

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The Consumer Health Mindset Report 2016

The study explores the health attitudes, motivators, and preferences of consumers across the U.S.— particularly employees and their dependents as they interact with their employer-sponsored health plans, wellness programs, and the broader health landscape.

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The Future of Home

As homebuilding slowly recovers from the financial crisis, consumers are reassessing what home means to them. Download our complimentary infographic Millennial Homeowners? and register to access our premium content on the future of home.

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LIVING Well Silver 65+ Segmentation

The LIVING Well segmentation—created by The Futures Company—identifies six unique consumer segments who differ in their health challenges and health engagement, enabling insightful profiles and impactful and targeted communications and programs.

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