Ricardo Guardiola

Ricardo Guardiola (Of Counsel) is a graduate of Mercyhurst University having recently earned his Master's of Science in applied intelligence. He is a market researcher at Decision Associates where he helps clients move into the top 20 percent of their industry through analytic support to the firm’s core practices. His background includes strategic intelligence planning support at the US Department of State, dashboard development at a Florida-based trucking company, and prediction market forecasting for a prototype federal intelligence program.  Currently located in Florida, Ricardo is working with us on an "Of Counsel" basis in our marketing and research practice.


Market Research
Strategic Planning Support
Business Intelligence Infographic Design


BA, Sociology, International Political Economy, National and Competitive Intelligence
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
ICPSR Summer Program Graduate Scholar, Social Network Analysis, Statistics
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
MS, Applied Intelligence
Mercyhurst University, Erie, PA

Ricardo Guardiola
Direct: 814.528.9414
Mobile: 813.400.7875

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