Roddy Knowles

Roddy Knowles

VP, Product and Research Innovation: Feedback Loop 

Throughout his career, Roddy has been a persistent champion of research innovation, standard-bearer for data quality, and vocal advocate for research participants. 

He is an active and well-known speaker at industry events, having written and presented on an array of topics at industry events globally. Going back to his days as a professor, he has a true passion for research and education. He has architected several research initiatives focused on improving data quality and the credibility of insights, most notably contributing to the industry and academic corpus on mobile research. 

He currently serves as VP of Product and Research Innovation at Feedback Loop and hosts the This is Product Management podcast. Previously, he spent eight years at Research Now/Dynata across multiple roles. Outside of his day job, Roddy actively supports industry organizations in leadership and advisory roles. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for MRII and as an Advisory Board Member for WIRe. He served two years as an ESOMAR representative for North America and four years on the Insights Association Southeast Chapter board, most recently as President.

Roddy holds a BA in Religious Studies and BS in Business Administration from the College of Charleston. He also holds an MA in Religion and Society from Boston University - and is a proud PhD dropout.