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risa recieving AIIP Award

Risa Sacks has provided training, writing and research services to businesses, government agencies and individuals for more than 20 years. She has a BA and MS in Communications.

Risa has conducted thousands of in-depth interviews with experts in a wide variety of subjects – from major corporate executives, to industry analysts, scientists in the lab, and administrators in the field – wherever the information can be found. She has spoken with experts throughout the US and Canada as well as in over 30 countries around the world. From Australia to Israel to the UK, companies have turned to her to help deliver the answers.

As a leading proponent of telephone research, Risa has written books and articles on the topic. She has also presented sessions at numerous regional and national conferences including those of the Association of Independent Information Professionals, Special Libraries Association, Internet Librarian, National Association of Legal Investigators, Open Source Solution, Sisters in Crime, and Woman’s National Book Association.

Risa has been interviewed and quoted in international publications including Fast Company, Dun & Bradstret AllBusiness, and BF Bulletin of the Special Libraries Association Europe, Business and Finance Division.

She is a member of the Association of Independent Information Professionals, and follows their Code of Ethical Business Practices. In 2008, Risa was awarded the Sue Rugge Memorial Award by AIIP for mentoring fellow professional researchers.