Prof. Urban is available for consulting on new product forecasting, information acceleration, growth strategy, internet site design, trust based marketing, virtual advisors, customer advocacy, morphing communications to fit individual cognitive styles, and national strategies for innovation in developing economies.
Company Link: Hyper Morphing Technologies
With two other researchers, Urban founded Management Decision Systems, Inc., a marketing consulting firm that merged with Information Resources, Inc. In 1985, he also co-founded Management Science for Health and its spin-off John Snow, Inc., both consulting firms specializing in international health care and family planning that have grown to several thousand employees worldwide. In addition, he co-founded along with academic colleagues several other marketing software companies that implemented published MIT research results in companies (Marketing Technology Interface, Insight Marketing Technology, My Personal Advocate, and Hypermorphing Technology)