Stephanie Hughes, Ph.D

Stephanie Hughes, Ph.D


Stephanie has spent the bulk of her professional experience in the area of strategy and competitive intelligence. She is a tenured faculty member with an expertise in Competitive Strategy and has spent the past 16 years running CHN Analytics, a boutique competitive intelligence firm managing projects in the competitive and market intelligence areas on behalf of clients with global market portfolios. She has published articles in the areas of strategy, competitive intelligence and risk mitigation and is a serial entrepreneur having launched or co-founded 5 companies. Stephanie currently serves as an Associate Professor of Strategy at Northern Kentucky University. Stephanie received her BS in Marketing and an MBA in International Business from St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, PA. She received her Ph.D. in International Business and Strategic Management at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA.

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