GOLD SEAL Agencies

Gold Seal Members of the MRIA are a significant but diverse group of small to large Corporate Members.

Gold Seal Members are committed to go above and beyond the MRIA’s Code of Conduct and Good Practice, adhering to an audit every three years, to ensure the highest national standards of:

  1. Proposal Specifications  (ensuring it is clear what you are getting, and how you are getting it)
  2. Responsibilities of Researchers to Clients (maintaining records so research can be validated)
  3. Validation of Survey Work (to ensure that questionnaires are completed accurately)
  4. Security, Privacy and Maintenance of Research Data and Records (to ensure your confidential data remains as such)
  5. Responsibilities to the Public & Interviewing Children and Young People (so that your corporation is not exposed to violations of privacy legislation or industry standards)
  6. Marketing Research Using the Internet (to ensure you are talking to who you think you are)
  7. Qualitative Research (to ensure that all of these relevant standards are held in the Qualitative environment)

By working with Gold Seal Members, you can be assured that your business decisions are based on a foundation of rigorous and ethical data collection.  Analysis can only be as good as the input.  Look for the Gold Seal when selecting your next research agency.

Company Name Company Name
Academica Group Market Pulse Inc.
ACCE International MBA Recherche
Advanis Inc. McWhirter & Associates
Advitek Inc. MD Analytics Inc.
AskingCanadians Millward Brown
BBM Analytics MQO Research
Bond Brand Loyalty (Formerly Maritz Research Canada) Mustel Research Group Ltd.
BrandSpark International Nanos Research
Campaign Research Nielsen Consumer Insights
Canadian Viewpoint Inc. Nielsen Opinion Quest
Cido Research NRG Research Group
Consumer Vision Ltd. Numeris
CorbinPartners Inc. Phoenix Strategic Perspectives Inc.
Corporate Research Associates POLLARA
CRC Research PRA Inc.
CROP Inc. Quorus Consulting Group Inc.
Dig Insights  
EKOS Research Associates Inc. R.A. Malatest & Associates Ltd.
Elemental Data Collection Inc. Radix Market Research
Environics Research Rand Market Research Corporation
Focal Research Consultants Ltd. Research & Incite
Forum Research Inc. Research Dimensions
GfK Canada Research House Inc.
Greenwich Associates Research Management Group
Hay Research International Research Now
Head Count Research Strategy Group Inc.
Head Research Inc. Service Metrics Inc.
Hotspex Inc. Tele-Surveys Plus / Télé-Sondages Plus
Illumina Research Partners The Logit Group Inc.
Insightrix Research Inc. Thinkwell Research
Insignia Marketing Research Inc. TNS Canada (Canadian Facts)
Ipsos Reid Toluna
Lang Research Inc. Trend Research Inc.
Leger, The Research Intelligence Group The Verde Group
Market Probe Canada Vision Critical