December 18, 2013
Marla Commons has been named vice president of research at Mintel research firm. In the new role, Commons supervises the Mintel U.S. Consumer Research and Insight teams, working with commercial stakeholders and clients to deliver reports and content. Prior to rejoining Mintel, where she previously specialized in social and consumer trends, Commons was managing director for qualitative research at Frank Magid Associates. She has a Ph.D. in experimental psychology from DePaul University.