Adil Husain is the CEO of Emerging Strategy, a global market intelligence firm. During his career as a corporate strategist and market intelligence expert, he has worked with leading international companies and non-profits in Education, Healthcare, Technology, Business Services, and other industries.
Adil and Emerging Strategy have been cited in major business newspapers including the Wall Street Journal, Fortune, and EdWeek. Adil frequently shares his experience and expertise around the challenges of international business expansion and the role of market intelligence in avoiding blind spots. He has been a featured guest, speaker or panelist on radio, television, and at international conferences.
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Marc Litvinoff is the Managing Partner at Global Strategy Group, a leading public affairs, communications and research company. Marc is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the firm, including go-to-market strategy, technology, talent and finance. Prior to joining full time, he served as a GSG board member. Previously, Marc served as Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ORC International, a global market research firm. In July 2011, he led a successful management buyout of ORC from Infogroup in partnership with Lake Capital with the objective of creating a platform to accelerate the company’s global growth initiatives.
Marc also served as Chief Executive Officer of Guideline, a business and market research company. He led the sale of the company to InfoUSA in August 2007. Prior to Guideline, Marc was the Chief Executive Officer of RHK, an advisory and research services provider. He also served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Knowledge Networks, a market intelligence and research company. Marc had a distinguished career with Gartner Inc. holding multiple positions, including Senior Vice President of Gartner’s Technology Provider Group and Group Vice President/Worldwide Director for Dataquest. Additionally, he directed Gartner’s research as it applied to small and medium-sized organizations and the higher education marketplace, fulfillment of the newsletter business, and was Research Director for the PC services’ desktop hardware and peripheral research.
Marc’s career also includes positions with ADP, MONY Financial Services (formerly Mutual of New York) and The Dreyfus Corporation. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Banking, Finance, and Investments from Hofstra University, New York.
Marc is an avid photographer and traveler, having been to all 50 states and over 60 countries. In his free time he is usually off looking for the perfect shot.