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21st May 2024

Jeanne Hurlbert


Dr. Jeanne Hurlbert is an expert in survey research, social networks, and “big data;” she specializes in getting the information businesses need to ensure continuous process improvement and transform their marketing. She earned her BA from the College of William and Mary, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. After earning her MA and PhD at the University of North Carolina, she served on the faculty of Louisiana State University for more than 25 years, teaching social science students and marketing students how to read people’s minds with surveys.

She now helps companies meld research and marketing, bringing “big data” strategies to businesses of all sizes. She is co-founder, with Todd Ramse of the Social Proof Doctor platform and offers her consulting services in conjunction with her social proof platform via Consulting Gold.

Her clients include Extra Space Storage, The Tony Robbins Companies, Cox Media, CEG Worldwide, Vie Healthcare, and six New York Times bestselling authors. Jeanne has been featured or quoted in media that includes The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The LA Times, USA Today, Oprah and Friends,, US News and World Report, National Public Radio, The History Channel and ABC News Now.

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