In US, Simmons Research names Steven Millman as Chief Scientist

NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Simmons Research, a leading cross-channel consumer analytics company, announced the addition of 3 key executives to its senior leadership team. With the appointments of Steven Millman (Chief Scientist), Alan Resneck(Chief Financial Officer), and Pyeush Gurha (Chief Technology Officer), Simmons continues to add to the strong foundation laid by Pat Pellegrini (President), Kalyan Lanka (Chief Strategy Officer), Gerry Dirskz (SVP, Research Ops), and Jackie Anderson (VP, Custom Analytics). In addition, Simmons has also retained Bill Harvey as a strategic consultant, supporting several high-impact R&D efforts, including advance psychographic measurement and cross-channel video analytics. In December of 2015, Symphony Technology Group acquired Simmons Research from Experian. Since then, Simmons has successfully transitioned into a stand-alone business, and these additions will accelerate its growth and innovation.

As Chief Scientist, Steven Millman [pictured] will oversee a strong measurement science team responsible for creating advanced techniques to combine measurement technology and methodology.   Throughout his career, Steven has maintained a focus on quantitative and statistical analysis, survey, research design, and other applied research techniques. Prior to joining Simmons, Steven was Senior Vice President of Research at comScore, where he led the ad effectiveness line of business, along with all custom survey work, combining self-reported and behavioral data. More...