Marketbase is a broad-spectrum American-owned marketing, management and communications consultancy, established in Paris in 1984. Managed by two founding partners, Johanna and Barry Stobbs. Marketbase has been continuously involved in research, strategic counsel and promotion for American agricultural commodities and retail food products for the past fourteen years. The Marketbase team is comprised of the two partners, a research assistant, a graphic designer, copywriter, food photographer and secretarial staff support.