Vivek Bhaskaran is the founder and CEO of QuestionPro, one of the industry's leading providers of web-based research technologies. His life motto is simple - “The two things that drive me every day are motorcycles and client success!” In 2008, his startup made Inc. Magazine's list of the fastest-growing private companies, ranking 25th among business-service providers. Since that time, Vivek has never looked back by spearheading both the product and global expansion of QuestionPro. He continues to play a key role in defining the company’s strategy, technology and leadership in the industry. You’ll often find Vivek on the road visiting our clients and helping them strategize and design solutions to their ever-evolving research and business objectives.
Erik Koto joined QuestionPro in 2010 to lead the operations and strategic vision of the company. Erik brings over 15 years of digital and analytical leadership to QuestionPro and has worked with companies such as Chase, Nokia, Ford, Microsoft, and Dell to create award-winning customer-centric online experiences and products that support it. A self-described 'data junkie', Erik brings a deep background in predictive analytics and a passion for quantitative, research-based decisions making. Erik completed a Bachelor's degree in Operations Engineering from the University of Michigan, and an MBA from the University of Washington.
John Johnson is the face QuestionPro and leads the Customer Success team. With over 13 years of market research industry experience, John knows exactly how important it is to find a trusted survey partner who “gets you.” His team works tirelessly to drive project success by building genuine relationships and continuously providing smart solutions that result in long-term partnerships. As a passionate advocate for our customers, John will stop at nothing to ensure that projects are delivered on time and with meaningful insights. “Teamwork makes the dream work” is what John lives and breathes each day and every customer his team works with is an important part of his customer success philosophy.
Often referred to as the Yoda of QuestionPro, Anup Surendran joined QuestionPro in 2013 as QuestionPro’s VP of Product and Engineering. He oversees product management, software development, and the technological architecture for the organization. Anup’s wealth of wisdom and problem-solving abilities comes from 20 years of experience serving Fortune 500 companies as a software solution and product architect - blueprinting what is needed to deliver high-quality experiences. He believes in empowering businesses and their key stakeholders by providing awesome client solutions and products that get things done.
Aditya Bhat, a.k.a. ‘Adi’, is a thought leader on market strategy and business development. One day, we suspect he’ll publish a book of quotes he’s coined around business ideas and successes he’s had throughout his career. As the director of global sales, he leads QuestionPro's global sales teams to partner with companies, government organizations, and nonprofit institutions by designing solutions that meet and exceed their business and research challenges. Adi is obsessed with learning new technologies, riding his motorcycle around India, and creating immersive videos of his travel experiences around the world.
Dan Fleetwood believes that software can help companies get better feedback, uncover actionable insights, and ultimately develop better products and services. As President of QuestionPro Communities, Dan is constantly working to develop cutting-edge market research tools that deliver actionable insights. With over 15 years of market research experience, he is passionate about the role that software plays in helping businesses engage with their customers and develop a positive sense of community.
Ken Peterson has over two decades of experience in the marketing research, retail, technology, hopsitality and transportation industries with a recent focus on Big Data Business Insights, and SaaS deployments. This ties in with his long history of P&L responsibility and detailed understanding of improving business operations. He has had the privilege of helping clients in retail, hospitality, technology, travel, sports and media better understand how to make use of the vast quantities of data that is now available, but often underutilized and misinterpreted. He enjoys delivering relevant insights, fact-based execution and bottom-line results.
Andres Muguira brings an incredible mix of energy, resourcefulness, and over 10 years of experience in sales, marketing and business strategy to QuestionPro. He currently leads our initiatives towards becoming the top survey software in the Latin American market. Prior to joining the company, at the age of 21, Andres started a successful entertainment company by raising over $3 million dollars in funding and had the pleasure of working with international artists including Pitbull, Shakira, LMFAO, Flo-Rida, Sean Kingston.
Mike Wilde is an industry veteran with 15 years of experience in market research and joined the QuestionPro team in January 2016. He was the founder and CEO of two successful companies, IPERCON and FEEDBACKCLOUD.COM, which were acquired by QuestionPro. Based in Berlin, Germany, he is responsible for our D-A-CH operations. With his knowledge and expertise in European markets, he has been a key element in expanding our business in the EU region.