General Manager, Insights Group, U.S. News & World Report
Evan Jones is General Manager, Insights Group at U.S. & World Report, publisher of the Best Hospitals and Best Children’s Hospital rankings. Jones oversees a suite of tools designed for institutional clients to conduct peer benchmarking, gap analysis and performance assessment in the Higher Education and Healthcare spaces (Academic Insights and Hospital Data Insights). Prior to founding the Insights Group, Jones led the development of the U.S. News College Compass and My Fit College Search Engine, tools to help students research schools using U.S. News’ industry-leading Best College rankings. Before U.S. News, he served as the Director of Performance Marketing for online health startup HealthCentral, managing their web analytics and custom publishing units and began his career creating auto ranking algorithms for www.rankingsandreviews.com (now U.S. News Car Rankings).