Ron Shevlin leads research at Cornerstone Advisors including the Cornerstone Performance Report and the Insight Vault. Cited often in the industry press, Ron is the author of Smarter Bank and a regular contributor to both GonzoBanker and The Financial Brand’s Snarketing column. He is a nationally sought after speaker, including Financial Brand Forum, Banking Growth Forum, BAI and American Banker events.  Ron’s prior experience includes research and consulting for Aite Group, Forrester, and KPMG.

He is a graduate of the University of Texas and SUNY Binghamton. He stays Gonzo through a love of family and the Grateful Dead.