SSI Appoints Tom Johnson SVP North America Sales and Client Services

Connecticut, USA, November 8, 2012 — SSI announced today the appointment of Tom Johnson as Senior Vice President of North American Sales and Client Services, effective immediately.

Johnson brings 15 years of experience with Gartner, Inc. where he most recently held the role of Group Vice President, North American Consulting, focused on optimizing the sales and marketing productivity of Gartner’s consulting business and enhancing relationships with strategic clients.

Prior to this role, Johnson was the Group VP Strategic Account Channels at Gartner. Additionally, he led Gartner’s Global Sales Operations team.

Earlier in his career, Johnson worked at Advanced Digital Information Corporation as a Regional Sales Manager and at the Columbia Institute in Washington, DC, a company focused on research in health care and economic development.

SSI CEO Chris Fanning comments: “I am very pleased to welcome Tom to the SSI team. His significant experience in sales leadership, technology consulting and process improvement will be a key addition to SSI as we focus on growing our business and providing flawless execution for every client project.”

Johnson holds a BA in Political Science from the University of Colorado and currently resides in New Canaan, CT.

About SSI…
SSI ( is the premier global provider of world-leading sampling, data collection and data analytic solutions for survey research. SSI reaches respondents in 72 countries via Internet, telephone, mobile/wireless and mixed access offerings. Value-add services include questionnaire design consultation, programming and hosting, data processing and real-time reporting. SSI serves more than 3,000 clients, including the top-50 research organizations. It has 27 offices serving clients around the world.