Jaimy Szymanski is a technology industry analyst and founding partner of Kaleido Insights. She is an author, speaker, and advisor, focused on organizational change brought by digital disruption. Zeroing in on the impact of technology on customer experience (CX) and behavior, Jaimy advises corporate leaders and change agents in managing digital transformation and innovation efforts to reach evolving consumers and employees.
Through her client relationships and research experience, Jaimy has worked in strategic advisory and planning capacities with many large organizations, including: AARP; Cisco; Enterprise Holdings; Facebook; Google; Hallmark; HBO; Intel; LinkedIn; Nestle; Ogilvy & Mather; and Save the Children International. She also has deep expertise in technology’s impact on the manufacturing sector via her long-term work with the Quad Cities Manufacturing Innovation Hub, a Department of Defense initiative.
Her research has been covered by USA Today, Mashable, Forbes, Inc., Huffington Post, and more. Jaimy is the co-author of Content: The Atomic Particle of Marketing and a contributing author to Ogilvy on Advertising in the Digital Age. She is a TEDx speaker and has provided regular research on corporate innovation to the Catalyst Companies council.
Out of the office, you’ll find Jaimy researching a new travel spot, checking out the latest restaurant opening, scouting a rooftop view, or sipping a smart cocktail. Impress her with your wit and humor to make fast friends.