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Our Team

Meet the People Behind Facts 'n Figures

Steve Escoe

Steve Escoe is the CEO and President of Facts n Figures. Steve brings a depth of knowledge and experience learned over 38 years in food-service market research. Steve has designed, directed and managed numerous food research & development projects for an impressive variety of clients, from fine dining leaders to quick service restaurants, from fast casual chains to product manufacturers/distributors. Steve uses cutting edge methodologies to discover the actionable insights that clients can rely on.

Vice President
Bonnie Ponaman

Bonnie is our VP is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the company. She has over 20 years of experience as a registered nurse, health educator, and researcher.She holds a B.S. degree in Health Science from California State University, Northridge and is a certified moderator from the Burke Institute.

Vice President
Client Operations
Bob Johnson

As Director of Client Relations, Bob collaborates with clients to execute superior research. His 30 years of market research experience, excellent leadership skills and knowledge in consumer and business-to-business research makes him a vital asset to the success of each project. Bob has managed hundreds of food research projects and is a foodie, always on the lookout for the next trend.

Market Research Associate
Kevin Suarez

Kevin is the newest member of the Facts 'n Figures team having been with the company for

2 years.

Graduating from California State University Northridge, with a degree Marketing, Kevin has moved from being our Research Assistant to Market Research Associate.

He is a certified focus group moderator  from the Burke Institute, and a Professional Certified Marketer in Digital Marketing by the American Marketing Association.

Project Management
Silvia Roldan

Silvia has been with the company since 1999. She began as an Interviewer and has been promoted overtime to her current position. Silvia manages both quantitative and qualitative projects statewide, in English and Spanish. She oversees the recruiting department and is the direct contact with clients during a project.  Her experience, wealth of knowledge and dedication, are true assets for which our clients value. Silvia is happily married and a mother of 4.

Respondent Recruiting
Mayle Lago

Mayle has been with Facts 'n Figures for 10 years. She oversees the recruiting efforts for the company. She has high standards and is dedicated to providing quality respondents for each study she takes on. She is fully bi-lingual in Spanish and English. Mayle loves to live life dangerously can be frequently found riding on the scariest roller coasters at Six Flags Magic Mountain. She also enjoys spending time with her son and going to the movies.

President of Digital Marketing
Jon De Montagnac
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