Who we are: A focused team combining 35 years of consumer market research experience with engaged, local fieldwork

Jonna Cartwright
Jonna started her career at Hallmark Cards where she trained in marketing research in such areas as retail research and international research. She spent a few years with the brand and communications research agency, Hall-and-Partners, working across industries such as FMCG, technology, hospitality, and retail. Jonna most recently worked at the Wrigley Confectionary Company in the consumer research area researching brands such as Eclipse, Juicy Fruit and Solano in countries across the globe, including Russia, China, the US, Germany, and India. Jonna holds a Master of Marketing Research from the Coca-Cola Center for Marketing Studies at Terry Business School of the University of Georgia.

Denis Surkov
Denis, a native of Moscow, Russia, brings to the team 5 years of marketing experience in Russia. In Russia he has held various marketing positions at Mobile Telesystems, Russia’s largest carrier with 4 billion in revenue. Denis holds a PhD in economics from Moscow Automobile and Road Institute and an MBA from Kellogg School of Management.

Robert Schieffer
Bob Schieffer, Co-Founder of Amry, is Clinical Associate Professor of Marketing at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Prior to joining the Kellogg faculty, Bob spent 30 years in industry, leading world-class marketing research organizations in successful global corporations. Positions held include Director, Global Marketing Research, at Abbott Laboratories in Chicago, Illinois, and Director, Marketing Research, at Adolph Coors in Golden, Colorado. Bob teaches Research Methods in Marketing at Kellogg and has developed and led Kellogg Executive Education seminars for GE, Ashland and International Paper. Bob earned his Masters Degree in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin, where he graduated with honors. His areas of expertise include market segmentation, product optimization, global marketing research and customer satisfaction and loyalty measurement.

Bob is the author of “Ten Key Customer Insights: Unlocking the Mind of the Market” (2005) .