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Biographies

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Chris Julias

Chris's strong business and personal ethics are the guiding principles of the company and the secret to its success. His honesty, respect and integrity in all interactions whether with clients, colleagues, employees, vendors or the public are a testimony to his leadership style and the fundamentals the company was built upon.  Chris received his BS in Chemistry from University of Pittsburgh.
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MaryPat Julias

Under her guidance, RDTeam has become a market leader in consumer research and continues to deliver beyond clients expectations.  Her strategic understanding of client goals and objectives and the ability to design research solutions to meet those objectives play an integral part in the success of all projects.  She embraces challenges with a problem solving mentality and unyielding perseverance. She credits her team loyalty and dedication for the tremendous successes of the company.  Mary Pat holds BS in Nutritional Science and MS in Food Science from Penn State University.  She is a formally trained sensory scientist and a highly skilled focus group moderator with over 20 years of experience.

Kimberly Maxwell

Kimberly has over 9 years of experience in the qualitative arena and is known for her engaging personality and her unending high energy that she brings to each of her groups.  She began her career as a trained sensory scientist which segued into cross-functional roles in marketing, market research and R&D.  Her well rounded background is the cornerstone for her multifaceted approach to research that provides valuable insight championing any research project.  Kimberly holds a BS and MS in Food Science from Penn State University.
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Kendra Bell

Kendra's responsibilities include the overall management of all consumer quantitative studies including central location tests, home use tests, and on-line studies.  Kendra and her team provide full service research services such as: screener and questionnaire design, statistical analyses, and report writing.  She and her team are industry experts at designing, managing and executing large scale multi-market consumer research studies.  Kendra has over 10 years experience in both sensory and consumer research which provides her with a unique insight into data enabling her to provide meaningful recommendations actionable for both marketers and product developersKendra has a BS in Food Science from Penn State University and an MS in Food Science from Rutgers University.

Marci Seder

She has championed numerous qualitative projects and is experienced with both traditional and innovative methods. Marci's moderating work covers a wide range of concepts, products and services.  She has extensive in-depth experience moderating traditional focus groups, brainstorming sessions, ethnography, and one-on-one interviews.  Marci holds a BS in Food Science from the University of Maryland, College Park, MD
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Amy Futchko

Her primary responsibility is ensuring projects run efficiently and effectively to which there is no other.  Amy has the innate ability to visualize a project through to completion in order to proactively prepare for any obstacle that may arise.  Her attention to detail and exceptional organizational skills provides our clients with the 'peace of mind' that everything is being taken care of.  Prior to her position at RDTeam, Amy was an Assistant Manager for new home construction where she managed all the operational building logistics for the company.  Amy is a graduate of Bloomsburg University with a B.S. in Business Administration with a Minor in Management.
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Janet Cary

Janet manages our panel department comprised of several company owned databases.  Janet and her team operate as a partnership with these clients in recruiting, scheduling and managing their databases to support both internal and external testing.  She is diligent in providing her clients with well organized research plans that include project objectives, roles and responsibilities, timelines, and deliverables.   Her leadership and management style empowers her team to accept any challenge knowing they will successfully deliver what is requested.  Janet holds a BS in Marketing from DeSales University and has over 10 years experience in the market research industry. Janet is the president of the Souderton-Telford Business and Professional Women's club, and attends  the Business Professional Women of PA convention yearly.