[October 1st, 2018] ResearchFDI is thrilled to announce the appointment of Erika Magder as Vice President of Global Sales & Products. Ms. Magder is an innate leader and market strategist bringing fifteen years of experience in economic and business development. Ms. Magder will lead the firm’s International Business Development team, promoting our portfolio of business intelligence data products.
Ms. Magder has spent the past 8 years working as Director, Business Development at the world’s largest language services and related technologies company including clinical software, document management solutions and translation management software. Throughout her time there Ms. Magder worked with Fortune 500 and fast-growing companies to provide language services and solutions to support their international growth initiatives. Additionally, she gained extensive knowledge of the software solutions (SaaS) market and is looking forward to using that knowledge to promote ResearchFDI’s FDI attraction software and strategic solutions.
Ms. Magder received an Honors Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario; specializing in marketing and international business. She began her career as Vice President of Business Development at a start-up in the technology industry where she was responsible for strategic partnerships, marketing and business development. Previously, she gained extensive experience in economic development by developing advanced research protocols and surveying techniques in addition to acting as an in-market business development representative for the UK-based East and West Midland Investment Promotion Agency; wherein Ms. Magder met with large companies throughout Canada in a variety of industries including, energy and environment, manufacturing, services and technology.
Bruce Takefman, President at ResearchFDI, said “We are privileged to appoint Erika as a Vice President, Global Sales & Products. Erika brings over a decade of industry experience, an uncanny ability to get the job done, and a deep network that will ultimately propel our firm to continue its rapid growth and assist our clients to get in front of potential investors primed for expansion.”
Erika Magder added, “I am extremely excited to join the talented team at ResearchFDI. The team has a proven track record of providing International Promotion Agencies with first-class research and products. I look forward to re-entering the Economic Development industry and promoting the suite of products and services we can offer.”
About ResearchFDI, Inc.
Based in Montreal, ResearchFDI is a specialized market research firm that provides customized lead generation and business intelligence services for economic development organizations and regional promotion agencies, intended to identify and capture FDI and direct investment opportunities. We position Economic Developers in front of corporate decision makers that are seeking to expand or relocate their businesses to new geographic locations. We are focused on helping our clients create important business relationships that will serve to grow awareness of their region, promote its economic strengths and attract direct investment.
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