David A. Oshlag - President
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA

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Areas of Expertise:

• Strategic Insight
• Project Management
• Brand Management
• Market Research
• Data Analysis
• Customer Relationship Management

Academic Credentials:

MBA Marketing & Finance, University of Chicago

BS Chemical & Biomedical Engineering, Carnegie-Mellon University

Over 25+ years of marketing and market research experience for both B2B and B2C companies.

Cathy Conner- Senior Associate
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA

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Areas of Expertise:

• Packaging Design
• Digital and Social Media
• Direct Mail/Brochures
• Signage and Billboards

Academic Credentials:

Art Institute of Pittsburgh

25+ years of graphic design and brand strategy. Experienced both with the client’s and consumer’s needs in an ever-changing retail climate. Positions as Art Director, designer, and packaging artist for Fortune 500 companies and organizations has led to successful product launches and campaigns with profitable results. 

Stephanie Ausefski - Senior Associate
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA

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Areas of Expertise:

• Consumer Insight
• Marketing Strategy
• Brand Management
• Shopper Marketing
• New Product Development

Academic Credentials:

BS Business Administration, Marketing - Miami University

Expertise in B2B & CPG marketing and advertising - aligning research, consumer/customer insights, market trends, brand and retail strategies with business needs.

Sam Oshlag - Senior Media Producer
Cherry Hill, New Jersey USA

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Areas of Expertise:

• Director 
• Cinematographer
• FAA Licensed Drone Operator
• Digital Media
• Post Production
• Motion Graphics Editing
• Social Media Content  
• Video Archiving

Academic Credentials:

BA Film & Media - Temple University

Creating cinematic visual content for 12 + years, results in producing work for clients that consistently adds value and exceeds expectations. Take pride in making videos that accurately target and influence the right audience, when we live in a world constantly inundated with digital video messages.  

Angie Joint Kweder - Senior Associate
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA

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Areas of Expertise:

• Strategy
• Marketing Strategy
• Shopper Marketing
• Project Management
• Data Analysis

Academic Credentials:

MBA, University of Pittsburgh - Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business

BS Labor and Industrial Relations, Penn State University

Over 20 years of Senior Marketing experience across multiple industries including Information Technology, Consumer Packaged Goods and Healthcare.

Andrea Mar Harkins - Senior Associate
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA


Areas of Expertise:

• Consumer Insight
• Market Research
• Shopper Behavior
• Program Evaluation
• Education & Training

Academic Credentials:

M.E. Duquesne University
B.S. University of Pittsburgh

Post Graduate:

Katz School of Business
Doctoral in Educational Research
Educational Psychology

Expertise in marketing research and consumer insights - previous senior marketing research manager GlaxoSmithKline. 

Stephanie Foster - Senior Associate
Brunswick, Maine USA

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Areas of Expertise:

• Market Data Assessment
• Marketing
• Product Management
• Institutional Research

Academic Credentials:

MBA Marketing, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University 

BA History and French, Dartmouth College 

Language skills: French

Ruth Oshlag -  Copywriter
Chicago, IL USA

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Areas of Expertise:

• Business journalism
• Web content and design
• Social copy and graphics
• Email campaigns
• E-blasts and T-blasts
• Digital banners and ads
• Print collateral
• Press releases
• Scriptwriting (radio, podcast, ads)

Academic Credentials:

Dual Degree: BA Communication Studies, BA English - Temple University


Published works and writing samples: visit ruthoshlag.com

5+ years of copywriting experience for both B2B and B2C projects. Has worked with both agencies and in-house teams to produce high-quality content that reflects company values and is curated to target audiences and specific KPI goals. 

Catherine Carlson -  Associate
Minneapolis, MN USA

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Areas of Expertise:

• Cross Functional Team Leadership
• Product Development
• Consumer Products

Academic Credentials:

Masters in Marketing, Espirito Santo University, Brazil

Food Engineering, Viçosa University,  Brazil

Language skills: English, Portuguese, Basic Spanish.

Jacqueline Ping Yu -  Associate
Cologne Area, Germany

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Areas of Expertise:

• Conducting Business in China
• Business / Legal Insights
• New Product Launches
• Database Management
• Marketing Communication
• Multilevel Business Training

Academic Credentials:

Executive MBA, Rutgers University Shanghai 

BE Mathematics, Eastern China University, Shanghai

Language skills: English, Mandarin, Cantonese

Israel Weisser -  Associate
Modin, Israel

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Areas of Expertise:

• International Marketing
• Competitive Analysis
• Cross Functional Team Leadership
• Marketing Management
• Business Development

Academic Credentials:

MBA Marketing & Strategy, Carnegie Mellon University

BS Chemical Engineering, Universidad Iberoamericana (Mexico City)

Language skills: English, Spanish, Hebrew

Project Marketing Associates