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Ruth Berghammer Research Director & Senior Consultant


Ruth has extensive expertise in branding and positioning, general marketing and strategy consulting, process facilitation, and organizational development. She has consulted to many Fortune 500 companies and has consulted to virtually every major industry sector, including electronic commerce, financial services, retail, automotive, professional services, information services, and technology, packaged goods, home improvement, transportation, package shipping, home accessories, and leisure products, among others. She employs proprietary market research protocols to help clients develop compelling communications strategies and programs targeting customers and employees, alike. In addition, she focuses on strategy development, general research design and analysis, and implementation support. Ruth is also a Marketing Research professor for advertising majors at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT).


Ruth began her career as a corporate lawyer at the legal department of Metro Holding AG. The Metro group is Europe's biggest wholesaler as well as a large retailer with holdings in the insurance, travel, and financial industries.


A native of Germany, Ruth is fluent in English, French and German. She holds a German law degree and is specialized in international private and corporate law. In addition, Ruth is a certified organizational psychologist and is licensed in various employee and management assessment programs. She is also a member of German American Chamber of Commerce.