Carnegie Mellon University

Ryan Splenda

Ryan Splenda

Business & Economics Librarian


Competitive Intelligence and Market Research


Ryan works within CMU’s Hunt Library and has knowledge and experience with tools, resources, and strategies for conducting company, industry, and market research. He has been helping faculty, staff, students, and entrepreneurs with research in these areas for over 7 years at both CMU and previously at the University of Pittsburgh. Are you interested in competitive intelligence research, building target company lists, exploring the venture capital funding space, determining the potential market sizing for your product, technology, or service? Ryan can help you with the tools and strategies that can address these questions.

Main areas of expertise:

  • Market Research
  • Competitive Intelligence
  • Funding Data
  • Free and Subscription-based Business Intelligence Tools