Data, analytics and AI company Cynozure has appointed Jane Usoskina as senior solutions architect.

Unimrkt Research has appointed Kajal Rawat and Divyanshu Bhandari as business research associates.   

Research company Market Xcel has appointed Nisha Sheth as director, client services, U.S.

Behaviorally has appointed Maitri Patel as insights manager. 

RED C Research has appointed Sarah Hargaden as qualitative director. 

DVJ Insights has appointed Adrian Sanger as head, shopper domain.  

Insights company MetrixLab has appointed Christina Holstein as VP, client director. 

Health care and life science insights provider Apollo Intelligence has appointed Steven Blum as global corporate development principal.  

Research company Opinions has promoted Emma Woodhead to research project manager.

Research & Marketing Strategies has hired Katya Dashkevich as research associate. 

Kantar has appointed Simon Atherley as head, marketing effectiveness practice. 

Breakthrough Research Inc. has hired Danny Whelan as senior vice president.

Research solutions provider InnovateMR + Ivy Exec has promoted Chris Young to SVP, global head, sales, Alex Baranpuria to SVP, global strategic growth and development and Sam Lippin to VP, market insights and business development.  

Creative effectiveness platform DAVID has appointed Mitch Eggers as chief scientist. 

DJS Research has appointed Michael Astakhov as senior research executive.  

Research agency 2CV has appointed Zoie Kehrli as senior research executive and Gurpinder Sidhu as research director. 

Media measurement company VideoAmp has appointed Amy Madden as SVP, revenue and growth, Jeff Schmidt as SVP, advertisers, Conor Burgess as VP, agency partnerships and Adam Bush as VP, sales, local markets. It has also promoted Aaron Lilly to SVP, client success.

MFour Mobile Research has appointed Edward Farias as chief financial officer.  

Research and strategy firm InsightsNow has hired Dawn Cranga as senior research director. 

Research company Market Xcel has appointed Gerald Lim as client relationship director, APAC.

Tesco Media and Insight Platform has appointed Steve Edwards as head, agency and Russell Franklin as head, client business development.  

Marketing communications firm The Bliss Group has appointed Charlotte Chadwick as associate director to support its growth.

Ipsos has appointed Mary Ann Packo as CEO, Ipsos North America.

ResTech company InnovateMR has expanded Sandeep Singh’s role as managing director, APAC, to include India operations. 

Veridata Insights has appointed Heather White as chief panel officer. 

The Research Agency has appointed Alexandra Fulton as account lead, Melbourne, Nana Kawaura as account lead, Sydney, Jemimah Gray as qualitative lead, Melbourne, Claire Timmons as senior qualitative consultant, Melbourne, Charlotte Saunders as senior consultant, Sydney and Sam Stalley as consultant, Sydney.

Research agency Opinium has appointed Nigel Magona as junior finance executive and Anne Cunliffe as associate project director. 

Attention measurement company Adelaide has added Brendan Ripp to its board of advisors.  

Rakuten Insight Global has appointed Steve Lonergan as region head, Americas. 

Behaviorally has appointed Anika Buse as insights associate. 

Insights platform Ideally has appointed Maura Halpin as senior marketing lead.

Luth Research has appointed Stephen Montgomery as SVP, research.

Swift Research has appointed Charlie Terry as graduate data executive.

Unimrkt Research has appointed Mike Swander as SVP, sales.   

Research agency 2CV has appointed Cher-Maine Lee as junior research executive.

Marketing data and audiences company Wiland has appointed Mike Gingell as CEO.

Insights platform Stravito has appointed Ross Dempsey as director, insights engagement, Monica Öberg as VP, people and Victoria Welvaert as account executive.   

Thinks Insight & Strategy has promoted Talia Coroniti to director. 

Data and analytics solutions provider Wood Mackenzie has appointed Jason Liu as CEO.

DVJ Insights has appointed Pia Stork as client consultant.

Research firm AMC Global has appointed Vanessa Giraldo as director, qualitative insights.  

Qualitative insights platform Voxpopme has renewed Jamin Brazil’s role as chief revenue officer and has promoted Braden Johnstone to chief customer officer, Victoria Hedley to chief operating officer and Skyler Martinson to SVP, finance. 

Informa has appointed Jil Dougan as group chief marketing officer and Penny Ladkin-Brand as chief executive, Taylor & Francis. 

Luth Research has promoted Samantha Lindstrom to senior research manager.

Jim Lane, CEO and president of Directions Inc, will retire on December 31. The company’s board of directors has elected Chief Client Officer Elizabeth Finn as its next CEO.

Research and consulting firm Smarty Pants has appointed Terry Cudmore as a senior-level insights genius.

Marketing technology provider RTB House has appointed Sophia Cao as director, private advertising advocacy.  

Kantar Media has appointed Lucy Bristowe as CEO, U.K. and Western Europe, effective June 2024.

Behavioral science insights agency BEESY Strategy has appointed Kari Terzino as research principal and Shelby Walia as behavioral associate.

Precision Sample has appointed Jeremy Strawn-Carreño as SVP, client development. 

Research and consulting firm Smarty Pants has appointed Hannah Hutchinson as insights whiz, an analyst-level role.

HOK Research has appointed Clare Dunn as lead project manager, client services.  

Brand lift measurement company On Device has appointed Matt Earle as finance director.

Research firm SIVO has named Julie Rose as CEO, replacing Cindy Blackstock who is stepping down from the position. Blackstock will serve as a temporary chief growth officer to ensure a smooth transition.

Research agency 2CV has appointed Maria Hom as research director and Zoie Kehrli as senior research executive. 

Medical research company MedSurvey has appointed Britt Hutton as senior account manager and Lace Cates as senior project manager. In the past six months it has also appointed Laurie Shapiro as SVP, global partner strategy, Sonia DeMarco as VP, strategic accounts, Jordan Henry as account manager and Dan Romualdo as senior project manager.  

Dentsu UK&I has appointed Indy Saha as chief experience officer. 

Survey Healthcare Global has appointed January Khoshnood as SVP, global customer success.  

Translations provider Toppan Digital Language has promoted Ewa Browning to service delivery director and Steph Jackson to senior team lead.

Broadcast Audience Research Council India has appointed Bikramjit Chaudhuri as chief of measurement science and analytics.

Ipsos India has appointed Rajashree Ivaturi as partner, Ipsos Strategy3. 

Insights platform Discuss has promoted Adam Mertz to chief growth officer. 

Fluent Research has hired Kelly Sheehan as senior user experience researcher and has promoted Mary Meyn to chief of staff and research director. 

Decision Analyst has promoted Felicia Rogers to corporate executive vice president. 

DVJ Insights has appointed Martin Hellich as head, brand and innovation.

Advertising platform StackAdapt has appointed Ryan Nelsen as chief marketing officer.

Media and advertising company MiQ has appointed Ryan Griffin as SVP, strategic partnerships, U.S, Amanda Whiteman as regional VP, mid-Atlantic, Corrie Overby as regional VP, account management, Midwest, Megan Birschbach as regional VP, Great Lakes and Marli Varian as regional VP, account management, Northeast. 

Consumer behavior platform Azira has appointed Lenny Blyukher as SVP, technology and Amy Holland as SVP, product. 

Creative effectiveness platform DAVID has appointed Eli Drake as head, data science. 

Research and analytics company Factworks has appointed James Crease as senior director. 

Unimrkt Research has appointed Aditi Verma, Harshit Sharma, Arghadeep Mandal and Keshav Shyam as research associates.

Insights firm Delineate has hired Ana Gorozpe as insights director.   

Research consultancy Smarty Pants has appointed Parsa Taheri as insights whiz, an analyst-level role.  

Russell Research has appointed Sean Jecko as VP, qualitative research. He will also serve as a senior account executive.

Dynata has appointed Henry Dack as SVP, sales and customer experience, U.K. 

Insights consultancy Nature has appointed Kevin Crouch as senior associate director. 

Research company The Futurum Group has appointed Dion Hinchcliffe as VP and practice lead, CIO.   

Research services company Torfac has appointed Aayushi Rastogi as HR manager.

Research Strategy Group has appointed Caroline Noon and Judy Taylor as research directors and Joe Beier as EVP.

Insight agency STRAT7 Jigsaw has promoted Luke Perry to head, qualitative research. 

Insights platform Ideally has appointed Henry Cole as customer success manager.  

Data company ThisThat has appointed Tom Shannon as VP, sales and Joe Adsett as VP, growth.