Brandon Rigoni

Member Since 2022

Brandon Rigoni

Associate Principal


Omaha Area

Brandon Rigoni, Ph.D., is a senior consultant for The Gallup Organization and has worked with clients in financial services, technology, manufacturing, retail, healthcare, and hospitality industries including multiple Fortune 500 companies. Rigoni’s insights have been featured in over 100 research reports and articles and appeared in books, peer-reviewed academic journals and popular press publications including Forbes, Harvard Business Review, and ESPN The Magazine. He contributes to the Gallup Business Journal and is a member of the Gallup Speakers Bureau. Rigoni was formerly Director of Business Development at Spreetail, one of the fastest growing and most unique companies in eCommerce, and Vice President of Business Development at Lincoln Industries, the largest and most diverse metal finishing company in North America. He was selected to the Fast Company Executive Board and Forbes Business Development Council, serves on the First State Bank Nebraska Board of Directors, and is a University of Nebraska Center for Entrepreneurship Fellow. Rigoni founded the consulting firm Rigometrics, LLC. He served as an industry advisor for the venture capital firm Nebraska Global and developed Power Tracker Technologies, which spawned the companies EliteForm and Ocuvera. Rigoni also designed the Nebraska Athletic Performance Lab and contributed to multiple patented technologies as part of the University of Nebraska Football Coaching Staff responsible for performance research. He was Director of the Husker Power Strength Camp and President of the Husker Power Booster Club. Rigoni earned a bachelor’s, master’s, and a doctorate's degree in Neuroscience from the University of Nebraska. He achieved 1st Team Academic All-Big XII Honors, earned an athletic scholarship, was named Team Co-Most Valuable Player, and was elected team captain while playing for the University of Nebraska Football Team. He co-authored a grant to build a state-of-the-art salivary biosciences lab (UNL SBL) on the University of Nebraska Campus, served on the editorial board for multiple academic journals, and was a member of multiple professional organizations. Rigoni has supported the local community through involvement with Habitat For Humanity (Builder), Junior Achievement (Mentor), Leadership Lincoln (Coach), Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals (Visitor), Special Olympics (Ambassador), American Red Cross (Responder), United Way (Worker), City Impact (Volunteer), Matt Talbot (Server), Lincoln Public Schools (Speaker), the Nebraska Alumni Association and Husker Football Letterman’s Association.


November 18th, 2022

13 elements that are key to enhancing a company's digital growth

Evaluating the potential for improvement on these core online-business components is essential to elevating a virtual organization.

November 3rd, 2022

15 ways to create a purpose-driven brand 

Holding fast and spreading the word about what your company truly believes in may galvanize new partnerships and potential customers. 

October 27th, 2022

16 business experts share their reasons for staying the course 

Here's some extra motivational wisdom to keep you moving forward as well.

October 26th, 2022

14 leading factors about hybrid-remote work business models

If you're thinking about making the transition to a more flexible work environment, the positives outweigh the negatives, according to these panel experts from Fast Company Executive Board.