October 27, 2020
27 October 2020 — Los Angeles, CA — Women in Research (WIRe) joined forces with the Insights Association and Echo Market Research to award the fourth annual iteration of their MRX Diversity Champion award during Corporate Researchers Conference (CRC), this year taking place online. This year’s Gold winner is Damon Jones, VP Telephone Operations at Burke, and the Silver award went to Rebecca Vega, Customer Business Manager for Ulta at Unilever.
August 3, 2020
Industry organizations band together to highlight and celebrate individuals making significant strides toward inclusion in the Market Research Industry
April 15, 2020
APRIL 15 2020 — Los Angeles, CA — Women in Research (WIRe), a global non-profit organization that champions diversity in the marketing research industry, has added three new members to its 2020 advisory board: Babita Earle, Head of Strategic Partnerships at Zappi; Dyna Boen, previously COO of Survata; Lynnette Cooke, Global CEO, Health Division at Kantar. All will serve an essential role in guiding WIRe’s global presence as well as the non-profit’s organizational and programming strategy...
November 6, 2019
6 November 2019—Las Vegas, NV — Women in Research (WIRe) celebrated their third annual presentation of the WIRe MRX Diversity Champion Award at The Market Research Event (TMRE), recognizing Sophia Papadopoulos, Business Analyst at Kantar, as the first-place Gold award winner and Lindsey Brinkworth and Jess Mons, Research Analyst and Director of Business Intelligence at dscout, as the Silver award winners.
October 8, 2019
8 October 2019 – Amsterdam, NL – The ESOMAR Foundation—a charitable organization representing the market research industry—in cooperation with global non-profit Women in Research (WIRe) and Unilever, recently funded a scholarship benefiting a female student entering into a market research-related field of study in Sri Lanka.
September 10, 2019
Bend, Oregon, 10th September — Women in Research (WIRe) has announced the winner of the Best Places to Work award, naming Opinium Research in first place and acknowledging Breaking Blue as runner-up.
September 5, 2019
September 5, 2019 — ATLANTA, GA — P2Sample has teamed up with Women in Research (WIRe)to release a new white paper called “Women Executives in Market Research.” Authored by Jonathan J.D. Deitch, PhD, Chief Revenue Officer of P2Sample, the new paper evaluates the market research industry’s percentage of women in executive leadership roles and offers actionable solutions toward more equitable and representative industry leadership.
July 16, 2019
July 16 2019 — LOS ANGELES, CA — Women in Research (WIRe) has announced a shortlist of 22 companies in the running for the WIRe Best Places to Work Award. The award aims to celebrate and raise awareness for companies doing their utmost to promote diversity and the wellbeing of their female employees.
May 2, 2019
Imagine a world without data.... In 2018, the Turkish association started an initiative introducing 2 May as international MR day. Now, under current ESOMAR President Joaquim Bretcha, our association partners at ESOMAR have decided to celebrate international MR day on a larger scale.
January 15, 2019
Global insights leaders from P2 Sample, Market Cube, Harvest Insights, and Coca-Cola WEBU join board of worldwide nonprofit organization JANUARY 15 2019—Los Angeles, CA—Women in Research (WIRe), a global non-profit organization that champions diversity in the marketing research industry, has added four new members to its 2019 advisory board:
December 11, 2018
11 DECEMBER 2018 – Amsterdam, NL– The ESOMAR Foundation—a charitable organization representing the market research industry—in cooperation with global non-profit Women in Research (WIRe) and Unilever, recently funded a scholarship benefiting a female student entering into an market research related field of study in Guatemala. The scholarship has been awarded to recipient Maria Paola Loy Vilagran, who will be pursuing a Master of Science in Marketing with a focus on Market Research, at Universidad Rafael Landivar.