NEWS7 November 2011

Industry veteran John Gilfeather joins Koski Research

North America People

US— Koski Research has appointed former Casro chair John Gilfeather as executive vice president. He will be based in Stamford, Connecticut.

Gilfeather has spent 40 years in the research industry, including a 30-year spell with Yankelovich where he last served as managing partner. From there he went on to work for Roper Public Affairs before setting up his own firm, John Gilfeather & Associates, in 2009.

As well as his commercial work, Gilfeather is a past chair of the Council of American Survey Research Organisations (Casro), past president of the Market Research Council (MRC) and a founding member of the Institute for Public Relations Commission on Measurement and Evaluation.

Koski Research founder and president Lilah Koski said: “John is a superb researcher with deep and broad experience in the areas we want to emphasise. Our approach is about crafting research studies that begin with a focus on great questions. John’s skills are an excellent fit.”