Thea has over 20 years of experience in the research industry, including more than eight years of experience in the library science field. She provides competitive analysis, industry research, media analysis, social media research, marketing channel analysis, and influencer research and strategy to clients across a wide range of enterprise technologies. She has deep domain expertise in the areas of Cyber Security, Big Data, Software/Application Development, and Analytics, to name just a few. Her clients have included multiple Fortune 500 companies. Prior to joining Kulesa Faul, Thea served as Vice President of Research at a strategic communications technology firm in San Francisco. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Santa Clara University.