By Brandi Blades - 13 Feb 2007
Research International, the world leader in custom market research, is pleased to announce the recent additions of Peter Bürgi and Rebecca Severson to the USA qualitative division, Qualitative Space. Research International is the first research company to put into place a truly global community of qualitative professionals.
Peter Bürgi, Ph.D, has been appointed as Senior Account Executive. Peter received his Ph.D. in anthropology 15 years ago and previously ran his own consulting firm. He has significant experience with qualitative research projects, employee attitude surveys, and facilitation of leadership and team-building workshops with senior-level personnel in large organizations. Peter’s strategically-oriented perspective and fluency in Spanish, German, and French will be instrumental as we continue to be a leader in marketing research and innovation throughout the world. “The opportunity to contribute to Research International’s global growth is very exciting. I look forward to helping clients discover deep and practical insights into their markets with RI’s state-of-the-art qualitative research methods.”
Rebecca Severson has been appointed to Account Executive. Previously, Rebecca spent 8 years at the Chicago Field Museum, where she conducted a variety of qualitative and quantitative research projects. With over 10 years of research experience, Rebecca is a highly skilled cultural anthropologist and will play a key role in delivering deeper insights within the qualitative team. “I am thrilled about joining Research International. Adding my ethnographic skills and understanding of humans to the passion and imagination that this company brings to clients is so exciting. It’s great to be part of such lively work.”
“I’m extremely honored to welcome Peter and Rebecca to our team and look forward to the insights and direction they will provide to our clients’ brands moving forward,” said Lorna Walters, CEO of Research International in the United States.
For more information, a photo, or to schedule an interview, please contact:
Brandi Blades, Marketing Manager USA (312-981-5837)
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