Cascade Insights is a competitive intelligence and market intelligence firm that works with a number of well-known companies around the world, including Microsoft, Symantec, Salesforce, Cisco, T-Mobile, Intel, Dassault Systems Salesforce, EMC, and many others.
The firm is owned by Sean Campbell and Scott Swigart. Sean and Scott have worked together for the past 14 years across two different companies. Their first company was a consultancy that they grew over a period of seven years and then subsequently sold in 2006, after which they founded Cascade Insights.
Sean and Scott are regularly asked to present at conferences and both have delivered workshops and seminars hosted by organizations such as SoftwareCEO, the Silicon Valley AMA, the Silicon Valley Product Management Association, the Investigative Reporters and Editors conference, the AIPMM, MarketingProfs, the Marketing Research Association’s, the Marketing Research and Intelligence Association of Canada, Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals conferences (US, Europe, and APAC) and on the campuses of many Fortune 500 organizations.
Sean and Scott are also the co-authors of Going Beyond Google: Gathering Internet Intelligence, now in its 4th edition. The book was listed as a must read by the Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals Society as early as it’s 1st edition. Sean and Scott were also co-author of two other books focused on technology topics published by Microsoft Press.
Sean is also an elected Board member of the Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals society – www.scip.org.