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A staggering 92% of people say that they rely on recommendations from people they know. The 2nd biggest influence was consumer opinions posted online (70% of people said this influenced them) See Source

Meet Our Past Clients

Every customer interaction is an opportunity to go beyond expectations and work with you to solve problems. We take pride in finding the answers and we work hard, and dive deep, to make it happen. We have delighted a host of customers over the years, and they have plenty of nice things to say about us.

  • “I call Cindy the ‘Time Machine’ because every time I work with her she saves me at least 6 months! How many people do you have a meeting with and that buys you have a year?!?”

    Richard Weddle, CEO – tech startup

  • “I can’t thank Cindy enough for the timely and professional research she did for me. I needed to locate and validate a lot of content to support a new business I was forming. Cindy did it! She provided me a wealth of important factual data that I used as a foundation for my new business Purse Strings.”

    Barb Provost, Founder – Purse Strings, LLC

  • “Cindy’s research uncovered new and novel insights that really helped our creative folks understand how they can exemplify “Grit” tangibly each and every day, while remaining steadfast to track toward their long term goals. We’re better and stronger as a result of Cindy’s research, and I hope we get more opportunities to engage her in the future”

    Kevin Bethune, Principal and Strategic Design Director – BCG Digital Ventures


    “Cindy has an amazing ability to reach people who are hard to reach and engage them in a conversation. The result is a highly informative, extremely well-presented analysis that is easy to act on. I worked with Cindy on multiple projects and she never failed to impress.”

    VP of Marketing – Major Information Industry Provider


    “I’ve had the pleasure of working with Cindy as both a colleague and a consultant since 1995. From researching various chemicals in the late 1990’s to setting up a focused current awareness service for a lean nonprofit that needed to keep on top of a rapidly growing number of environmental and social issues, she’s done it all in a professional, friendly, and genuinely curious way. She also has a wicked sense of humor. I recommend her without question.”

    Heidi McClosky – McClosky Consulting


    “We have worked with Cindy in a variety of contexts including collaboration on customer solutions and leveraging her expertise in information management and taxonomy for our product design. Across all of these engagements Cindy gets straight to the point, earns top marks from the customers and executes with an energy level that is contagious.”

    Charlie Davidson – CEO Attensa, Inc.


    “Romainiacs is always our first stop, when we start exploring a new product innovation opportunity. Cindy has a great sense of understanding our research questions and uses a variety of search tools to get us consistently actionable results.”

    Senior Researcher – Major Sportswear and Apparel Company


    “Romainiacs are rockstar info pro consultants. They can find you almost any information known to man—if you can afford it. They are experts at competitive intelligence and customer insights. They deliver!”

    Christian Gray – Atlas Consulting Inc.


    “Cindy is an absolute delight to work with. She’s smart, articulate, organized, and trustworthy. She asks excellent questions and more importantly, will work hard to find the answers. She’s a strategic-thinker and understands what business executives need to know to make wise decisions. I’ve used her services on multiple projects and recommend her without hesitation. Do yourself a favor: hire Cindy if you have questions which need answers.”

    Len Blackstone – Blackstone Inc.


    “Cindy was a pivotal resource for ICANN when we initiated and launched the successful myICANN website that organizes internal and external information on key issues for our multi-stake holder audiences. With Cindy’s expertise we built information streams and our stake holders are now better informed on critical issues.”

    Joyce Thomas – ICANN Project Manager