SSI Appoints Jim Daxner as SVP Sales for the Americas

Survey Sampling International announced today the appointment of Jim Daxner as senior vice president of sales, Americas, effective immediately.  Daxner brings 24 years of sales and executive management experience from the Affinion Group Inc. where he held progressively larger roles in the organization since joining in 1991.  Most recently, Daxner held the role of executive vice president, membership, financial institutions at Affinion.  Earlier in his career at Affinion, Daxner was responsible for managing various business and product units across operations, product development and sales management.

Daxner will report directly to SSI President and CEO Chris Fanning who commented, “I am very pleased to welcome Jim to the SSI team.  Jim’s extensive sales leadership and product management experience will add valuable insight and expertise to SSI’s executive team, and I am confident that Jim and his team will continue to deliver great solutions and service to our customers.”

Daxner earned a bachelor’s degree in business management from DeVry University.

SSI is the premier global provider of data solutions and technology for consumer and business-to-business survey research, reaching respondents in 100+ countries via Internet, telephone, mobile/wireless and mixed-access offerings.  SSI staff operates from 30 offices in 21 countries, offering sample, data collection, CATI, questionnaire design consultation, programming and hosting, online custom reporting and data processing.  SSI’s 3,600 employees serve more than 2,500 clients worldwide.  Visit SSI at