Robert Ameo, PhD, Managing Director
Robert Ameo has over 20 years experience in health care management, marketing and business development. Prior to founding Market Modelers, he served in the corporate development group at Johnson & Johnson. He is a recognized expert and innovator in the modeling and forecasting of new technology adoption. Robert has extensive experience evaluating new product and technology opportunities in pharmaceutical, medical device, and consumer health care. He holds a PhD from the University of Miami in counseling psychology with a sub-speciality in behavioral research design and statistics. Dr. Ameo holds memberships in the International Institute of Forecasters (IIF), the Pharmaceutical Market Research Group (PMRG) and the European Society for Opinion and Market Research (ESOMAR).
Bob Roda, Executive in Residence/VP
Bob Roda has over 25 years of Commercial and General Management experience in the MedTech and Life Science markets. Most recently, Bob served as Vice President and General Manager at Becton Dickinson. In this capacity Bob had operational responsibility for the largest business segment within BD. Bob served as a member of the Becton Dickinson Leadership team, the Worldwide business unit leadership team as well as the US leadership team. Prior to joining BD, Bob spent 18 years at Johnson & Johnson where he held commercial roles of increasing responsibility across multiple business segments. His last role at J&J was WW VP, Marketing and Emerging Markets. Bob holds a B.A. in Economics and has completed course post-graduate work at the Kellogg Graduate School of Management.
Stacey Davis, Executive in Residence/VP
Stacey Davis has over 20 years experience in Healthcare in a variety of roles including General Management, Commercial Execution, Strategy and Business Development. Her broad background includes Pharmaceuticals as well as Medical Devices and Diagnostics inclusive of early stage technologies to mature products. Most recently Stacey was recruited by a set of blue chip venture firms to lead a start-up/spin-out of a novel molecular diagnostic technology. Prior to that she spent 10 years at Johnson & Johnson in roles of increasing responsibility spanning multiple segments of J&J’s businesses including Janssen Biotech, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics and JJDC. Prior to joining J&J, Stacey held roles in Strategic Consulting at The Carson Group and in Investment Banking at Merrill Lynch, both in New York City. She holds a BSE in Biomedical Engineering from Duke University and attended Smith College’s Executive Leadership program.
Michael A. Kubica, MBA, MS, Senior Director Forecasting and Research
Michael Kubica has over 15 years consulting experience in long term forecasting for major pharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostic companies. He is a recognized expert in forecasting and predictive modeling. Michael has extensive experience in building forecast models for evaluating licensing and acquisition opportunities, strategic planning and supply chain optimization. He holds a MBA with specialization in healthcare finance and economics, and a MS degree in psychology both from Nova Southeastern University
Shannon Maschmeier, MBA, MEd, Research Consultant
Shannon Maschmeier has over 20 years’ experience managing details and timelines in the health care industry. She has extensive project management and professional research recruiting experience. She has managed all phases of research projects, including planning, design, fieldwork, analyses and presentations. Shannon holds an MBA from Webster University and an M.Ed. in Counseling from the University of Missouri.
Bridget McElwee, Operations Manager and Research Moderation
Bridget McElwee is an engaging and dedicated professional with over 20 years experience in healthcare and consumer marketing and education. She is an accomplished direct consumer marketer, event planner, and qualitative and quantitative research moderator. Bridget is a certified focus group director and an experienced health and wellness educator. Bridget is a member of Marketing Research Association and holds a bachelor's degree in psychology from Nova Southeastern University.
Belinda Hanlon, MPH, Senior Quantitative Consultant
Belinda has over 10 years’ experience designing and executing strategic, custom market research studies for a range of clients. This experience spans domestic and international research and analysis projects for pharmaceutical, Medtech, consumer, and technology clients. Specializing in research operations, Belinda uses a hands-on approach in all phases of a research project: methodology and survey design; programming, fielding and field management; data processing and analysis, and report design. She is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and holds a Master’s degree in Public Health from Emory University.
Chris Stever, Research Analyst and Video / Audio Engineer
Chris Stever is Market Modelers' dedicated audio / video engineer, editor and content analyst. Chris has produced thousands of audio and video recordings of research interviews skillfully reducing hundreds of hours of conversations to focused and meaningful summary recordings for executive summaries and board level presentations. Chris provides us with professional in-field research videography that consistently captures the critical moments that power insights.