MarketsandMarkets Launches North American Operations

World's Largest Provider of Premium Research Opens North American Headquarters in Seattle, Washington; Hires Top Industry Leaders

SEATTLE, Sept. 20, 2016 /CNW/ - Today, leading international market research provider, MarketsandMarkets, announced the launch of its North American headquarters in Seattle, Washington. The India-based firm, which employs more than 1,000 worldwide including a team of 850 full-time research analysts and consultants, also announced it has hired a new team to lead its North American operations.

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Key executives joining the MarketsandMarkets North American leadership team include Dan Holmes, a 14-year veteran of Gartner who will serve as Senior Vice President and Head of the North American Operations; Frank Capovilla, a long-time Gartner sales leader who will serve as Group Vice President; former General Motors and Frost & Sullivan executive, Lisa Whalen, who will serve as Vice President of Consulting for the automotive practice; and Jagdish Rebello, PhD, a former IHS executive who will serve as Global Vice President for the firm's semiconductors and electronics practice.

MarketsandMarkets helps companies of all sizes and in all industries remain competitive in today's marketplace by providing quantitative research and custom consulting projects. While most traditional research firms focus on mature markets, MarketsandMarkets reports are designed to unveil never-before-available insights and opportunities on niche markets with high growth potential. Each year, MarketsandMarkets' large team of analysts releases more than 1300 studies across 12 industry verticals.

"Organizations today are faced with an unprecedented task of navigating a complex world of new technologies and markets that are constantly changing," said Dan Holmes, Senior Vice president, North America at MarketsandMarkets. "To remain competitive, meet revenue goals, and deliver value to shareholders, industry leaders must be able to identify and quantify new opportunities quickly. MarketsandMarkets meets this critical need by delivering a wealth of never-before available research on fast-growing markets that can be quickly customized to meet a clients' needs. It's an honor to join the team bringing this service to the North American market," said Holmes.

About MarketsandMarkets:

MarketsandMarkets is one of the world's fastest growing research firms with more than 850 full-time analysts delivering quantitative research, market sizing, and exclusive insights on 35,000 high-growth niche markets. This specific focus, combined with a competitive cost structure and an ability to fully customize all studies enables MarketsandMarket's growing list of Fortune 1000 clients to stay competitive in today's marketplace. All of MarketsandMarkets studies are available on its cloud-based market intelligence platform, Knowledge Store, the world's largest single source platform of exclusive insights on high growth niche markets.

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