Innovator. Connector. Seasoned Marketing Professional.
Jason Williams is the owner of SPYCOMPS. It is neither a traditional business intelligence firm, nor a traditional market research firm. SPYCOMPS' value is provided through a unique combination of competitive pricing and research data with observations, ideas and insights from the market. They provide actionable insights and knowledge that drive actions and strategy for manufacturers, retailers and other industry decision makers. By connecting people to ideas, SPYCOMPS identifies opportunities for your market place. They are your eyes and ears on the competition, industry trends and new market innovations.
Before starting SPYCOMPS, Jason spent more than a decade as the US Marketing Director for one of the world’s largest manufacturers of resin-based household and garden consumer products. As the eyes and ears on the US market, it was his responsibility to track a wide variety of product categories and consumer segments. He provided sales and product direction, in-depth competitive landscapes, competitor and market feasibility analysis, consumer insights and research, online marketing, tradeshow management and brand building. Jason has worked directly with some of the largest retailers in the world including Walmart, Home Depot, Costco Wholesale, Amazon.com and many others.
He is also the Marketing & Communications Director for Centric: Indy's Innovation Network. Jason manages all of the group's social media and email marketing, writes all of Centric's newsletters and manages most of the event planning for the organization.
Jason is a contributing writer to Innovation Excellence, the Indianapolis Business Journal and Centric. Additionally, Jason serves on several boards and committees including those for Butler University, TEDx Indianapolis, the World Economic Forum’s Global Shapers Community and The H(app)athon Project. Connect with him on Twitter @jawbrain.