Iowa City-based Kleffmann Group has appointed Dr. Thomas Klobucar as Managing Director for its North American Operation. He also joins the Groupís Global Management Team.
Klobucar retired from the US Air Force in 1993, and worked in custom research with the US State Departmentís Office of Intelligence. He later moved to Vernon Research Group in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where he was Director of Research, responsible for the design and execution of domestic and international quant and qual studies. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Iowa and an undergraduate degree in political science and management.
Group CEO Burkhard Kleffmann welcomed the appointment: ĎWith Dr. Klobucar we have an excellent market researcher with extensive experience and sophisticated management skills. The combination of these abilities increases his understanding of the clientís perspective from a management point of view.í