Michael Gade – Advisory Board Member

EXPERIENCE: 25+ Years
Senior Advisor, Boston Consulting Group
CMO, GMM and SVP Business Development, 7-Eleven
CMO and Executive Vice President, Strategic Marketing and Development,Associates First Capital Corporation
Chairman and CEO, Coopers & Lybrand Consumer Products
President and CEO, MERET, Inc.

Savitz Research Solutions

Savitz Research Solutions is a marketing research consultancy who has served leading brands in domestic and global markets for over 30 years. Our purpose is to create growth opportunities for our clients through a better understanding of “consumers” in the business-to-consumer environment and “buyers” in business-to-business markets. We accomplish this through our advanced insights frameworks that we have developed by way of formal marketing sciences training and our experiences over the years with some of the world’s leading brands.

CURRENT BOARD APPOINTMENTS: Rent-A-Center, Inc.
The Crane Group, Inc.
MFRI, Inc.
StarPower, Inc.
EDUCATION: B.S.B.A., Ohio State University
M.B.A., Ohio State University