Vivek Sagi

Vivek Sagi

Vivek supports clients with data driven insights about price and promotional planning. He holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from VIT( Pune, India), a dual MS from Texas A&M in Finance and Economics with a focus on quantitative finance and econometrics, and is currently a candidate in the CFA Program preparing for the Level III… Read more about Vivek Sagi

The Natural Products Playing Field Has Changed: Have You Changed Your Position?

The Natural Products Playing Field Has Changed: Have You Changed Your Position?

By Stew Bishop, President and CEO As we prepare to head to Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim next week, I have been thinking about what has changed over the past year. Leading up to 2017, CPG brands typically handled ecommerce as a bolt-on: hire an ecommerce channel manager, sign up with an Amazon broker,… Read more about The Natural Products Playing Field Has Changed: Have You Changed Your Position?

Myra Harrison

Myra Harrison

Myra assists CMG’s clients in executing successful business strategies through effective account planning, forecasting, and scenario analysis. With experience in applied statistical analysis and project management, she is highly skilled in translating and applying analytical findings to business decisions. Myra holds a B.Math with Honours Mathematics and Business Administration from the University of Waterloo.

Jim Fuller

Jim Fuller

Jim Fuller As Director of Business Intelligence, Jim manages the design and construction of CMG’s software products and services. His background spans 15 years of software strategy, development, and product management with firms including Coca Cola, IBM, Campbell’s, Hillshire Brands, and most recently as a Senior Technical Manager at Tyson, Inc. Jim has a BS… Read more about Jim Fuller

Leanne Donaldson

Leanne Donaldson

Leanne ensures that CMG’s day-to-day office operations run smoothly. Her many responsibilities include managing office scheduling and assisting with HR functions. Her excellent organizational skills keep the office running efficiently each day. Leanne has a BS in Business from Missouri State University.

Binoy Chacko

Binoy Chacko

Binoy’s primary responsibilities include providing clients with actionable items in regards to pricing and promotion strategies. With a solid background in mathematics, he has worked with a variety of data sets and has gained expertise in formulating business plans through the analysis of data. Binoy holds a BS in Mathematics from the University of Texas.

Robert Calvin

Robert Calvin

As a Director, Rob oversees content development as well as communication with General Managers and the client sales’ organization. Through management of the analyst team, he provides actionable trade strategies through account planning, promotional and pricing analyses, and overall business analytics. Rob has experience in statistical and behavrioral economic theory through his work experience and… Read more about Robert Calvin

Jenna Butler

Jenna Butler

Through her role as a Sr. Trade Fund Manager, Jenna provides  analytical oversight and expertise to content development including trade strategies and execution recommendations.  She is also responsible for the training and management of analysts in the South and Eastern regions. Jenna holds a B.S. in Economics from Texas A&M University and has more than 10… Read more about Jenna Butler

Reid Bishop

Reid Bishop

Reid works in both an analytical and research capacity to drive client and methodological insights. He holds a dual BS in Mathematics and Management Science from MIT, a MS in Operations Research from Georgia Tech, and is a currently a PhD candidate at Georgia Tech in Operations Research with a research focus on data-driven stochastic… Read more about Reid Bishop

Mike Stanford

Mike Stanford

With more than 30 years experience in CPG, Mike brings broad skills leading sales teams across multiple channels, represented by direct sales teams, and by regional and national sales agencies. Mike has over 12 years of customer marketing experience developing strategic plans and implementing tactics that lead to improved efficiencies of trade spending and sales… Read more about Mike Stanford