& ROI Research On Investment Welcomes New Chief Marketing Officer & ROI Research on Investment, a leader in lead generation and business intelligence in the economic development sector, is pleased to announce that Juan Venegas has joined the team as Chief Marketing Officer. Venegas will be responsible for the planning, development, and implementation of all global marketing initiatives. As a marketing strategist with proven experience in the technology and economic development domain, Venegas has a track record of executing high-impact marketing strategies.

“Juan has an impressive background in the digital marketing landscape, as well as experience in the economic development sector. We look forward to leveraging his talent and know-how to help us build sophisticated marketing strategies for our clients through our suite of Digital Lab services and build awareness for our AI-powered platform,” said Steven Jast, CEO and Founder of and ROI Research on Investment.

I’m thrilled to join such a customer-centric organization,” said Juan Venegas, Chief Marketing Officer. “By combining the best people and technology, & ROI have created a unique organization in the economic development space. I am excited to join such an innovative company and I look forward to contributing!”


Launched in 2017, is an award-winning sales intelligence platform deploying custom-built AI capabilities to forecast company growth and expansion. The platform is now deployed by over 2,000 users in over 30 countries. Since launching, was nominated as Canada’s top AI Company for 2019, was a finalist at the Collision Conference PITCH Competition and was further recognized as one of “Canada’s Top New Growth Companies” by Canadian Business magazine.

About ROI Research on Investment

Founded in 2003, ROI Research on Investment is an award-winning authority on investment attraction for economic development organizations. In 2021, ROI launched its new digital marketing suite of services “ROI Digital Labs,” to enhance branding, lead generation and lead nurturing by deploying omni-channel marketing programs. Learn more at:

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