Marc Pitcher

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    It’s been an interesting week in technology, and we thought we’d take the time to recap for you a few of the top...

    Facebook and Instagram: The Heat Is On

    by Marc Pitcher on Tue, Apr 10, 2012 @ 08:15 AM

    I think I last heard the once ubiquitous “You’ve Got Mail” voice chime a couple years ago while watching a Tom Hanks/Meg...

    35,576 feet below the ocean’s surface. According to James Cameron, a “desolate, foreboding, and moon-like” place. His...

    With the recent announcement regarding Apple's latest iPad offering, (named not the iPad 3, or iPad HD, but quite...

    The Venture Market and Six Points of Risk

    by Marc Pitcher on Fri, Feb 24, 2012 @ 02:05 PM

    Last Friday I slipped the gentle bonds of silicon valley research and attended the University Of Pennsylvania's Wharton...

    Much has been made of Facebook’s planned IPO, and many have picked over the carcass that is the filing paperwork,...

    2011 was a challenging year. The global economy, natural disasters, access to capital…all we’re factors that effected...

    On Friday, I shared with you the first part of a message from noted business success guru Jay Abraham. As promised, I...

    We're pleased to bring you the second in our Two Minute Market Research Manager video series, "Tablet vs. PC", a...

    When it was announced this month that Ron Johnson would be leaving as VP of retail Operations at apple to occupy the CEO...

    So an unusual discovery as I made my weekly online research rounds. A claim by easy listening/electronica music...

    The Voice of the Customer can be a key differentiator in today’s hyper-competitive economy. Successful organizations...

    Understanding your customers is a key strategy in preparing your business to not just respond to customer needs, but to...

    Silicon Valley Research Group Inc. is a global market research and strategy development firm focused exclusively on...

    The “Pull” Marketing Strategy

    by Marc Pitcher on Mon, Mar 14, 2011 @ 05:10 AM

    How can vendors re-align their marketing strategy to the a new customer-driven sales paradigm; “more pull, less push”?

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    Thanks To All Participants

    by Marc Pitcher on Tue, Dec 01, 2009 @ 09:16 PM

    Thank you to everyone who participated in our recent studies: 2010 IT Outlook and Holiday Trend study! Congratulations to...

    Silicon Valley Research Group is releasing its 2009 Holiday Spending report which will focus on the following items: What’s...

    Silicon Valley Research Group is proud to announce the release of its new market trend report titled “IT Outlook 2010”. The...