Niels Schillewaert is Professor of Marketing at the Vlerick Management School and managing partner of InSites Consulting. At InSites Consulting he manages client as well as innovation projects as a member of InSites Consulting’s ForwaRD Lab. Niels also heads InSites Consulting’s US operations out of the New York office. Niels is an ISBM Research Fellow at PennState University (U.S.A.), was awarded for his research several times, is a frequent speaker at international conferences and a Council member of Esomar (www.esomar.org).
Tom De Ruyck is responsible for InSites’ global activities in terms of ‘community research’: thought leadership, steering innovation and business development. Tom has been invited speaker at international marketing & research conferences, leading in-depth workshops and chairing research events. Tom published several white papers, next to articles in academic journals, business books and trade magazines. Recently, Tom was awarded for his work by ESOMAR.