Andrew Schoneberg, Market and Economic Research Specialist is assisting TechLink with a comprehensive economic impact analysis of all Department of Defense (DoD) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase II contracts initiated during the period from 1995 to 2012. The study is intended to definitively quantify the DoD SBIR/STTR programs’ overall contribution to the national economy and defense mission during the study period, and reveal notable successes. Andrew has worked as a market research and IP marketing specialist for TechLink for 15 years. Andrew's work has included helping to conduct major economic-impact studies of DoD’s licensing and SBIR programs. He's provided dozens of technology market assessment studies for TechLink and its clients. Andrew also locates companies that are likely candidates to license intellectual property and/or partner with DoD labs and informs them about these opportunities. Andrew has over 25 years experience conducting qualitative market research.