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Marta Villanueva

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Contact Info
Company/Employer: NuThinking, Inc.
Phone - Office: 210-233-8965
Phone - Mobile: 210-392-6319
San Antonio, USA 78253
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/martavillanueva
Facebook: @nuthinkinginc
Twitter: @nuthinkinginc
Facilitator Qualifications
Years Facilitating: 1-5
Skills/Expertise (Select all that apply):
  • Subject Matter Expert / Speaker
  • Project Management
  • Effective Teams / Team Building
  • Meeting Facilitation
  • Innovation Facilitation (New products; services)
  • Strategic Planning
  • Branding / Brand Image / Brand Strategy
  • Process Improvement
  • Training Others in Creativity/Facilitation/CPS
Industries Served:
  • Advertising / Branding / Marketing
  • Consumer Packaged Goods
  • Education
  • Entertainment
  • Fashion / Personal Care
  • Financial Services
  • Food & Beverage
  • Health / Medical
  • New Products & Services
  • Retail
Affiliations: Qualitative Research Consultants Association (QRCA)
Education: M.S. in Creativity, Creative Problem Solving & Change Leadership from State University of New York (SUNY); B.B.A in Management and Marketing from Idaho State University
Awards: MaryAnne Pflug Spirit Award (QRCA)
Languages Spoken:
  • English
  • Spanish

Bilingual and bicultural expert with nearly 20 years’ experience in consumer insights for product and brand strategy. Creative thinker, grounded in marketing, gets more from consumers – General Market and Hispanic. Expertise in facilitating workshops to make insights work harder within organizations.

  • Unleash the unconscious in consumers, leveraging experience from 1500+ insights and strategy sessions
  • Empower respondents to provide richer responses through using customized techniques with backing from Anthropology, Behavioral Economics, and Psychology
  • Uncover new thinking that leads to innovative ideas through adept use in various creativity models including Design Thinking, Synectics, and the Thinking Skills Model
  • Facilitate groups to uncover breakthrough ideas which gives brands a competitive advantage, using the Creative Problem Solving process which has been successful for companies like Disney, MIT, Kimberly-Clarke, New Balance, Kraft, Google, and many more
  • Bridges the gap between insights and strategy, M.S. in Creativity, Creative Problem Solving & Change Leadership from State University of New York (SUNY); B.B.A in Management and Marketing from Idaho State University
  • Award-winning service, awarded the 2015 Maryanne Pflug Spirit Award
  • Expertise in marketing and advertising strategy, lead account strategist for several Procter & Gamble accounts spanning several years
  • Provide clients with cutting edge knowledge gained through several years as Co-Chair for the Creativity and Innovation Special Interest Group of the Qualitative Research Consultants Association

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