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Competiscan gives our clients the ability to analyze direct marketing activity. Our comprehensive coverage is updated daily and will enable your organization to react to your competitors quickly. Competiscan and its powerful web-based search utility will allow you to mine our dynamic direct media tracking database. With this user-friendly engine, our clients are better informed to make their marketing campaigns even more effective. Each record contains detailed images and data about every campaign. This will allow marketers, product managers, and competitive intelligence professionals a direct view into the offers and products presented by competitors.

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Meet our Team

Competiscan demonstrates a keen understanding of the importance of reliability, promptness, and overall client satisfaction. Our goal is to always meet and exceed the expectations of our clients.

Richard Goldman

Richard Goldman

CEO

Rich Goldman is the leading and longest tenured expert in the process of collecting competitor direct marketing communications and materials. He has redefined the ability of companies to track their competitors while gauging an understanding of the impact of their own materials and communications in the marketplaces they serve.

Jim Frisch

Jim Frisch

EVP of Business Development

Jim’s expertise lies in his ability to facilitate the acquisition and retention of clients along with driving cultural initiatives within our staff. Jim has worked with direct response industry leaders like Precision Dialogue and Fiserv. His experience includes working with a wide range of clients in the financial retail insurance and hospitality industries.

Sarah Prohm

Sarah Prohm

Director of Client Services

Sarah Prohm joined Competiscan in 2010 with over 20 years of marketing experience. She serves Competiscan as a trusted advisor to the top payment card issuers, global banks, lenders, retailers and telecommunications providers. Her data driven insights help clients position themselves competitively, grow revenue and strengthen loyalty in highly competitive verticals.

Joe Radtke

Joe Radtke

Vice President, Research and Client Services

Joe Radtke has over 15 years of experience in strategic consulting and market research. Throughout his career, he has been responsible for research and client management across multiple financial services segments. Joe has worked closely with Fortune 1000 companies to better inform their businesses of competitive threats through custom research that includes product benchmarking, go-to-market strategies, competitive profiles, marketing and communication strategies.

Frank Cirrincione

Frank Cirrincione

Vice President, Director of Operations/Panel Management

Frank has spent the last 20 years at one of Chicago’s largest Advertising Agency’s as an accomplished executive with extensive experience across all marketing channels with a broad and unique skill set including both external facing brand capabilities / internal facing operational excellence geared to optimize an organization’s core competencies. He is currently responsible for the overall growth, consistency, and quality of our direct marketing panel.

Scott Hoffman

Scott Hoffman

Director of Client Services

Scott Hoffman offers more than eight years of Market Research experience and currently manages Health Insurance and Worksite/Voluntary projects at Competiscan. He works directly with clients to ensure they receive an impactful result.

Colleen Condon

Colleen Condon

Director of Client Services

Colleen Condon is the Manager of Competitive Intelligence. Prior to joining Competiscan she worked at DraftFCB on blue chip accounts including SC Johnson Hilton Hotels and Qwest Communications. Colleen is the primary point of contact for Competiscan projects focusing on investments life insurance and annuities.

Stacey Siejka

Stacey Siejka

Competitive Intelligence Analyst

Stacey has been with Competiscan since 2011. Her earlier data entry and production management experience at Competiscan has given her an in-depth understanding of Competiscan’s database, content, and categorization which helps her deliver thorough and comprehensive reports for clients with very specific requests. Stacey’s product experience includes mailbox study analysis, banking and credit card best practices, loyalty communication strategies, and custom claims validations.

Bujeta Vokshi

Bujeta Vokshi

Director of Human Resources and Office Administration

Bujeta brings over 5 years of Human Resources experience working in various industries, including manufacturing – Aerospace Engineering and medical supply distribution. Bujeta’s focus lies in the employee relationship in which her strategic thinking and implementation has resulted in greater employee retention with the company. She is passionate and driven to succeed. Her area of expertise includes but not limited to: resource management and development, employee benefits, onboarding and training of the new and continuous employees, and employee compensation to name a few.

Nate Hart

Nate Hart

Senior Director, Infrastructure

Nate Hart enjoys solving Competiscan’s business challenges. During his time with Competiscan, he designed and built a new product while also establishing numerous time and money saving processes. He effectively leads a large team and continues to position Competiscan for growth through IT related projects.

Laura Wright

Laura Wright

Senior Competitive Intelligence Analyst

Laura Wright offers more than seven years of Market Research experience and currently works on projects that cover a variety of verticals at Competiscan. She works directly with clients to ensure they receive an impactful result on any subject from insurance to investments and annuities.

Fallon Kinaya

Fallon Kinaya

Executive Assistant to Founder/CEO Richard Goldman

Fallon Kinaya has more than 9 years of experience as a highly effective Executive Assistant and has supported companies in all stages of the business lifecycle. Fallon is dynamic, reliable, proactive, and possesses superb organizational skills. Areas of expertise include, but not limited to, client retention, scheduling meetings, coordinating travel, as well as overseeing budget and accounting functions.

What people say about us

Competiscan is a reliable source for (our Company) to receive timely competitor intelligence with national and local perspectives. The information provides us with insight on the tactics of employee benefit plans. It is also useful as a benchmark for our communications with agents, employers, and providers. Competiscan provides the platform to create search criteria that routinely produces tailored alerts. We are very highly pleased with the functionality, results, and relationship.
VP Strategic Marketing Health Insurance Carrier
We’ve subscribed to Competiscan for several years to keep tabs on our competition and spot trends in the market. Their database is thorough and easy to search but what really stands out is their research. Fast, responsive, and friendly, these folks go the extra mile to understand and respond to our needs.
Creative DirectorDirect Marketing Agency
I wanted to thank you again for your work on this project.  The information you provided was absolutely spot-on for what I needed.  I tried several resources and your response was by far the most helpful and thorough.  You made a tight timeline possible and I appreciate everything Competiscan did on this project!  I finalized this project today and realized that it wouldn’t have been possible without your help.
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