About Maribel

Industry analyst, speaker, advisor

Maribel Lopez is a sought-after business advisor, speaker, writer, and entrepreneur. Since founding Lopez Research in 2008, Maribel has helped start-ups through the Global 20 with technology selection, product positioning, go-to-market and mergers and acquisition strategies. In 2015, she co-founded the Emerging Technology Research Council with Propelics/Anixinet.

Before founding Lopez Research, Maribel was a respected analyst for more than ten years at Forrester Research. She also worked as an analyst for International Data Corporation and gained practical marketing and operations experience while at Motorola and Shiva Corp.


Books & Publications

In addition to strategic guidance, market research, and public speaking, Maribel is also an author and columnist. John Wiley and Sons published her book titled “Right-Time Experiences: Driving Revenue with Mobile and Big Data” which is now in print in several languages. She’s  also a regular contributor to Forbes.com and TechTarget publications.

My business philosophy


“A company wins when it delivers the right-experience, to the right person, at the right time.”

What I Can Do For Your Business

Strategy and Marketing



Research & Content

Why Work With Me?

Three words: Insight, Integrity and Impact.  I won’t share or sell your confidential data. I focus on trends. I won’t endorse any specific products and I only sell products with objective, vendor-neutral content. Lopez Research id also easier to do business with. We offer a flexible advisory product that allows us to act as a strategic partner.

Market Recognition

The best media brands in the world speak with Lopez Research for insight on technology trends. Whether it’s print, online, television or radio, we’re available to provide research-based analysis.



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