GutCheck Names Research VP

Denver-based market research provider GutCheck said this morning that it has named Joe Giacobbe as its new Vice President of Research Operations. Giacobbe was previously co-founder of consulting firm Giacobbe & Giacobbe, LLC, and also oversaw panels, operations, and product development in various roles at Lightspeed Research. GutCheck is backed by Piper Jaffray Merchant Banking, Icon Venture Partners, Grotech Ventures, Highway 12 Ventures, Village Ventures, and Crawley Ventures.