Steve August

FocusVision USA


Steve is Chief Marketing Officer of FocusVision. A pioneer in online qualitative research, he created Revelation, the industry leading platform for mobile diaries, insight communities and bulletin boards. Previously at FocusVision, Steve served as Chief Innovation Officer, where he received a Bronze Stevie® Award for Tech Innovator of the Year in the 14th Annual American Business Awards for his work in Quant+Qual methodologies.
A sought after industry speaker and writer, Steve has hosted ESOMAR workshops, presented to ESOMAR’s Qual and 3D conferences, the Market Research Association, the American Marketing Association, and the Qualitative Research Consultants Association. Steve has published articles in Quirk’s Market Research Review,QRCA Views, AdMap, Greenbook and Research World.
From 2007 leading up to its acquisition by FocusVision, Steve served as Revelation’s Founder and CEO. Prior to Revelation, Steve was a Principal of KDA Research where he fused technology to develop innovative research techniques and methodologies.

Corrine Sandler, Steve August Using Mobile Qual to Hack the Snack Aisle
Elizabeth MacLaughlin, Steve August Quant Mobile Best Practice
Ian Ralph, Steve August Embracing the 3rd Screen: Mobilising online qualitative research via smartphones