Keynote - 1:20 – 2:30 pm

Connecting, Competing & Winning in a Challenging Business Environment!

During this engaging 70 minute presentation, Merrill Dubrow, CEO of M/A/R/C Research, will illustrate ways to think differently, be creative, and connect with the current state of the qualitative research industry.

The session will specifically provide strategies that will connect you to:

All are geared towards one thing – MOVING YOUR BUSINESS FORWARD!

Attendees of this lively session (which promises to include lots of excitement, surprises and giveaways), will leave feeling energized, a different perspective about QR and developing innovative strategies to connect in creative, new ways.


Merrill Dubrow
CEO, M/A/R/C® Research

With a passion for building strong relationships and a mission to drive innovation, For over nine years Merrill has been leading this top full-service marketing research company into its fifth decade. He and his team form actionable research strategies and solutions by combining an intimate understanding of clients' business objectives with the design strength and marketing expertise required to drive business growth.

Merrill served on the MRA Board of Directors for six years and is a past National Treasurer. He currently Chairs the University of Wisconsin Advisory Board for the A.C. Nielsen Center, was a past President of the AMA Boston Chapter and Co-chaired two AMA Leadership Summits. In addition, he is a much sought after key-note speaker for industry conferences including AMA, CASRO, CMOR & MRA and as well as Northeastern, Boston, Emory and Hofstra universities and the University of Pennsylvania. Since 2006, Merrill has been the prolific author of The Merrill Dubrow Blog.