“Steve French and the Institute are absolutely invaluable resources for any marketer – business-to-business or business-to-consumer. Steve's research enables you to cut through the clutter and conjecture about all things "green" and "sustainable" markets and get to the real truth. His personal advice and counsel, backed by the enormous quantity of excellent research his firm performs, can become the essential ingredient in navigating today's changing markets. In addition, candidly, Steve's personal style, patience, and eloquence in explaining “what's really happening” makes connecting with him and the Institute a very valuable experience all around.”
- Penn State Professor of Marketing, Faculty Leader
"Thanks SOO much for the great work and presentation today to the DW team here! The team was engaged and listening and jotting notes. We shared a LOT with them in two hours and we will all need time to digest it and dig into the deck but you planted some good thought-starter seeds for future innovation and opportunities."
Manager Consumer Insights, Fortune 500 Conventional Brands
"Natural Marketing Institute has been an instrumental partner in helping us understand our core consumer target in a way that goes beyond what you might gather from a typical point in time segmentation study. Combining primary proprietary research with additional insights from the Institute’s rich health and wellness database has been a critical resource as we defined our go-forward brand strategy."
CEO, Global Snack Food Company
"Your presentation from Sustainable Brands-London was extremely interesting, relevant and my personal favorite of the day!"
Communications Manager, Rainforest Alliance
"I'm a big fan of Natural Marketing Institute and LOHAS; your organization and your LOHAS data for 10 years opened my eyes about segmenting sustainable consumers!"
Deputy Program Manager, U.S Department of Agriculture (USDA)
"I wanted to thank you for your excellent presentation at our annual conference. I was so glad to be in the audience for your session because I thought it was one of the best presentations we have presented over the years for understanding the dietary supplement consumer. Your remarks on the importance of segmentation and how to analyze those purchase motivations were truly insightful and meaningful for our attendees. I'm also thankful for your participation in our panel discussion. Thanks again for being such a valuable part of our conference."
President & CEO
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