Dennis is Research Director, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning with SAR Insight and Consulting. In his current role, Dennis focuses on voice assistant platforms, natural language processing, adaptive machine learning, user interface technologies, and Edge AI processing providing comprehensive coverage on the latest artificial intelligence market trends and developments.
Dennis has over twenty years of consumer research and market intelligence experience across a broad range of entertainment and technology industries. Dennis has worked for major motion picture studios including both the Walt Disney Company and Twentieth Century Fox where he has held numerous senior level consumer insight roles on a global scale. He has managed both qualitative and quantitative methods and has conducted numerous domestic and international studies. Some of these include brand positioning, attitude and usage, user experience testing, prototype evaluations, and concept testing that have provided strategic planning insights for senior management. Most recently Dennis was Senior Director of Research and Consumer Insights for DTS, an audio technology company where he held numerous marketing, strategic planning and research roles for over a decade.
Dennis provides a wealth of knowledge in designing and delivering innovative research methods and market intelligence reports that produce measurable results. His exceptional analytical and strategic planning skills have been instrumental in driving effective business performance.
Dennis earned a master’s degree in international management from the University of Maryland, and a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Massachusetts.