Research & Marketing Strategies, Inc. (RMS) has hired MICHAEL BUTLER as its newest research analyst. He comes to RMS with an extensive background in market research and more than a decade of product development and management experience. Most recently, he was a business-affairs specialist, where he honed his project management and research skills within new business initiatives. With an MBA from Le Moyne College and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Alfred University, Butler joins the team in the research analytics department focusing on custom client projects and developing long-term client relationships. He will be responsible for survey design, data analysis, report compilation, and delivery of actionable results.