Nineteen Insights is the marketing research and advisory firm run by Nate Elliott. For two decades Nate has been working at the leading edge of marketing and technology. He helps brands create great marketing programs and he helps technology companies build products brands can't live without.
As a marketing advisory firm, Nineteen Insights helps brands like Capital One and Factory define their social marketing visions and write social road maps and strategy plans. We run strategy and training workshops, conduct social audits, and offer project consulting.
As a technology advisory firm, Nineteen Insights helps vendors like LinkedIn, Lithium, and Simply Measured build and launch new products. We counsel product teams on features and functionality, we advise marketing teams on launch plans and positioning, and we deliver white papers and speeches that help our clients generate leads.
Previously Nate was VP and Principal Analyst at Forrester, where he developed big ideas like the Marketing RaDaR and The Database of Affinity and then helped marketers implement those ideas. Over 12 years he led Forrester’s coverage of social media, European marketing, and rich media and video advertising. In 2003 he founded JupiterResearch’s coverage of search. Nate created Forrester’s Social Technographics Score data model and ran the annual Forrester Groundswell Awards. Before that he developed online ad products and standards for DoubleClick (now Google), Macromedia (now Adobe), and the IAB.
Clients and the media call on Nineteen Insights to provide insight into digital marketing and media. Nate has been quoted in lots of places and speaks at big events like SXSW, NEXT Berlin, and Ad:Tech.
Nate was born in Syracuse, NY, and studied computer mediated communication at Cornell University. He's worked in New York, London, Berlin and Vancouver. In his spare time he cooks at St. Joseph's Soup Kitchen and helps disabled people learn to sail on Jubilee Sailing Trust tall ships.