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Predictive Research Group, LLC Founded in 1997, Predictive Research Group is a company run by successful Competitive Intelligence and Strategy Professionals. Our work and experience has proven the incredible value and successes attributed to Competitive Intelligence and Deep Market Research. We have been fortunate to have served many Fortune 500 executives.

We are not a huge firm charging colossal fees to support personnel and infrastructure that are not germane to your needs. We draw from domestic and international management and experts with entrepreneurial, academic, executive, and board level experience in Information Technology (IT), Mobile Devices, Web 2.0, RFID, Business and Financial Services.


Ronald Goedendorp Ron is an entrepreneurial Corporate and Business Development executive with experience in SaaS, Internet, Software, Social Media, Mobile Applications and Finance industries. He was Founder and CEO of WarrantyNow where he built and managed cross functional teams, led $20 million financing and drove corporate and business development until the company’s acquisition by CNET (CBS). He has developed partnerships and alliances including Facebook, Texas Instruments, General Physics, Norsk Hydro, AIG, AON, Bertelsmann, Zurich Financial and GE representing over $200 million. Ron has managed and released several products into the marketplace including WarrantyNow’s online/shopping cart product warranties and extended service contract manager, TimeOuts Sport Wipes, and Equals’ BuzzMe mobile applications (iPhone, Android). His experience includes multinational enterprise and sales experience. Ron has served in CEO, COO and Business Development roles with a keen understanding of value building strategies, operations, marketing and sales. He also presents and speaks on emerging technologies, social intelligence, and executive management topics. Ron is a graduate of the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), and has played an active role in the Bay Area Alumni Association's Leadership. .

Favorite Quote "Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought."

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Darrell S. Mockus Darrell is an experienced executive and entrepreneur who has been actively involved in the Internet, telecom, software and venture capital industries for over 15 years.  Darrell was the VP of Operations for TimeOuts Sport Wipes overseeing all manufacturing and distribution.  There he brought the product from concept to the shelf in national retail locations.  He has a deep technical background in software and web development helping define and develop dozens of Web sites, including the original in the mid-1990's and more recently, the world's 2nd-largest ticketing website. At LiveNation Darrell was a Director of Engineering where he was responsible for integration of thousands of independent ticket agencies into the LiveNation platform and managed a team of multi-disciplinary engineers. In addition, Darrell has been actively involved in the venture capital industry performing due diligence and strategic consulting for numerous early-stage start-ups on behalf of firms including: JP Morgan, Warburg Pincus, and Fremont Ventures, representing over $800MM in investment dollars. Darrell holds a degree in Computer Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with a minor in Engineering Management and Economics.

Andrea M. Rourke, PhD Andrea is a bioengineer/pharmaceutical scientist with more than 15 years experience in the development of therapeutic products at several pharmaceutical/biotechnology companies including Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Nektar Therapeutics (formerly Inhale Therapeutic Systems), Matrix Pharmaceutical and Amgen. Her primary work focuses on the area of drug delivery solutions. Andrea has a BS and PhD in Bioengineering from University of California, San Diego (UCSD).

Favorite Quote "It is easier to do a job right than to explain why you didn't."

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We are driven to make sure our clients don't just succeed, but that they develop the skills to win consistently. We draw from industry experts to assure you the highest quality support and expertise for your specific needs.

We serve clients worldwide from our San Francisco Office.

All of us value loyalty, courage, integrity, clear and responsive communication, innovation, experience and accountability. You will get these values, our experience and our dedication when you work with us.

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