KJT Group Hires Two Senior Vice Presidents of Research
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
HONEOYE FALLS, NY, April 24, 2014 – KJT Group, Inc. is pleased to announce the hiring of Marite Talbergs and Brian Attig, PhD as Senior Vice Presidents of Research.
Marite has over 25 years of experience in the market research field and is well versed in both qualitative and quantitative research. Prior to joining KJT Group, Marite served as Senior Vice President at GfK Healthcare where she was responsible for managing a senior sales and research team, designing and leading market research projects and managing strong client relationships. Prior to her position at GfK, Marite spent sixteen years at Harris Interactive where she progressed to Senior Vice President, a role that included managing client relationships and multiple research teams.
Marite received her BA from the American University and pursued her Masters studies at Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies in Washington.
Dr. Brian Attig, brings over 20 years of experience conducting custom primary research in the healthcare field. His experience includes business development, client satisfaction, staff management and advanced quantitative methodologies. Brian joins KJT Group after serving as Senior Vice President, Global Research at Phoenix Marketing International and prior to that, Vice President, Quantitative Services Division at Psyma International. His experience spans a variety of clinical treatment areas, markets and audiences including physicians, patients and payers.
Brian received his BA and MA from Wake Forest University and his PhD in Communication from the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania.
As Senior Vice Presidents of Research at KJT Group, Marite and Brian will be responsible for custom research and consulting, as well as the professional development of research staff. They will be integral in continuing to provide evidence-based solutions for our clients’ strategic marketing challenges.
KJT Group President and CEO Kenneth Tomaszewski, PhD, MS noted “Brian and Marite immediately captured our attention as natural leaders with exceptional research capabilities and analytical skills that will allow us to continue to expand our presence worldwide. They bring a perfect mix of attributes to our rapidly growing company and strong customer-centric culture.”
About KJT Group: KJT Group (www.kjtgroup.com) is a full service life sciences market research and insight consultancy firm. Established in 2007, KJT Group employs nearly 50 full-time staff in New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, and The Netherlands. KJT Group is a member of the National Council on Public Polls (NCPP), the European Pharmaceutical Marketing Association (EphMRA), the Pharmaceutical Marketing Research Group (PMRG), and the European Society Opinion and Marketing Research (ESOMAR) with numerous staff also members of the International Society For Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR).
Lynn Clement, MPH
Chief Operating Officer
KJT Group Inc.
6 East Street
Honeoye Falls, NY 14472