About Us

CountryWatch is an information provider for corporations, government agencies, universities, schools, libraries and individuals needing up-to-date news and information on each of the recognized countries of the world.

CountryWatch provides critical country-specific intelligence and data to over 4000 clients including public and private sector organizations with overseas operations and global interests. In addition, CountryWatch provides country information to large media audiences in various venues as part of its media strategy.

The management of CountryWatch has extensive international business experience and the members of the editorial department have strong academic backgrounds.  Using this combination of business and academic acumen, the CountryWatch team has created this entire suite of products covering demographic, political, economic, business, cultural and environmental subject matter.  NOTE:  See below for list of  top management and personnel.

Key publications produced by CountryWatch include the CountryReviews TM, an up-to-date series of publications for each country including demographic, political, economic, business, cultural and environmental information, and the CountryWireTM ,which provides daily news coverage for every country in the world and a significant news archive made up of the compendium of regional news carriers.

CountryWatch’s extensive suite of products additionally features  CountryWatch Data, the CountryWatch Map Gallery, the Image Gallery, the Global Guide, the weekly Political Intelligence Briefing and the associated Intelligence Wire.   This constellation of products is available as part of the CountryWatch Premium Service.

CountryWatch has also launched the ForecastTM, which includes a five-year macroeconomic forecast for each country, and a 20-year forecast of energy demand, supply, and pricing for every country. CountryWatch will also be launching metals and agricultural components to the comprehensive ForecastTM.

Finally, a new addition to the CountryWatch suite of products is the CountryWatch Youth Edition, which combines background country information, current events coverage, and other global research resources tailored to young students.

For more information about how to subscribe to one or more of the CountryWatch products and services, either click on the "Order" option at the bottom of this page or "Contact Us."

*The CountryWatch website at is the only source for the entire suite of CountryWatch products available on the Internet.*

The CountryWatch Team


Robert C. Kelly; Chairman and Founder; B.S., United States Military Academy; MPA and Ph.D. in Economics, Harvard; former CEO of multinational company subsidiaries; Tenured Professor at USMA; international business experience in 60 countries.

Robert Baldwin; Co-chairman; B.S., United States  Military Academy; Ph.D. in Economics, M.I.T; Tenured Professor at USMA; former CEO of multinational company subsidiary; extensive international business experience in Europe, Asia/Pacific and Latin America.

Denise Youngblood Coleman; President and Editor-in-Chief - B.A., King's University; Ph.D. in Anthropology, Rice University; substantial experience in governmental and foreign policy analysis; background in ethnographic research, ethnology, nationalism, global education, and international development.

Editorial Department

Denise  Youngblood Coleman,  President,  Editor-in-Chief & Senior Writer
Mary Ann Azevedo,  Content Development Manager & Senior Writer
Anne Marie Surnson, News Wire Manager & Senior News Wire Editor
Cristy Phillips, News Wire and Special Projects Editor
Carolyn Prescott, News Wire Editor
Alex Kumar, Economics Analyst
Ryan Holliway, Content Development Writer
Rachel Marcus, Content Development Writer
Julie Zhu, Content Development Contributor

Sales and Marketing:

August Kincaid, Manager of Sales and Marketing
Vicki Sanditen, Sales and Marketing Consultant

Customer Service and Administration:

Alisha Ansel Davis, Manager of Administration, Customer Service, & Special Sales Accounts 

Information Technology:

Cesar Rosa
, Information Technology Managing Consultant
John Torres, Information Technology Administrator


HOME    |     ABOUT US    |     ORDER    |     CONTACT US    |     HELP    |     FAQ    |     CITATIONS

Copyright   2015 CountryWatch, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
No portion of CountryWatch content can ever be reproduced or republished without expressed written consent from CountryWatch Editor in Chief.