CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP TYPES
Corporate Members of MRIA fall into one of the following company types:
There are two types of Corporate Research Agency memberships:
Corporate Research Agency:
Corporate membership is available to any Research Agency.
Gold Seal Research Agency:
Research Agencies which meet certain criteria may apply for the Gold Seal Agency category of membership and go through the Gold Seal Certification Review.
Corporate Client-Side Researcher:
Any organization which is the end user of marketing and survey research or market intelligence information, which it typically buys from Agencies or conducts itself for internal use.
Corporate Business Supplier:
Any organization which does not qualify as a Corporate Research Agency or Corporate Client-Side Researcher and provides a product or service to the marketing and survey research or market intelligence industry (i.e. executive search, software, insurance, translation, and other product or service providers).