It is crucial to find real respondents for your quantitative and qualitative research projects. Working with the experts can ease the respondent verification process to ensure that they have the proper qualifications.

These companies offer qualitative and quantitative recruiting services including in-house recruiting teams, customized approaches, databases and nationwide services for all sectors of the marketing research and insights industry.

Area Wide Market Research logo.

Area Wide Market Research, Inc. 

Founded 1988 | 25 employees

Ann Weinstein, Founder and CEO

Area Wide observation room.Area Wide’s seasoned staff pours 35+ years of experience into every project. Our professional in-house recruiting team – the most skilled in the Greater Washington, D.C., area – can fill any group or mock trial, from an intimate few to many hundreds; our most creative sourcing occurs when recruiting low-incidence! Our targeted database, quick bid turnaround and dedicated project manager ensure a seamless experience for recruitment-only jobs, as well as those we fulfill at our privately owned building. Enjoy classroom-style or individual booth configurations, on-time starts (thanks to free on-site parking) and a test kitchen with fridges, freezers, microwaves and ovens, plus its own viewing room. No product is off limits!

Phone 1-301-590-1160

Evolving Insights logo.Evolving Insights

Founded 2020 | 10 employees

Jessica Dogali, Founder and CEO

Jessica Dogali, founder and CEO of Evolving Insights.Evolving Insights, located in Elmwood Park, N.J., specializes in national recruitment and project management for both in-facility and remote/online qualitative and quantitative research projects. With over 15 years of combined research experience, a national database of 80,000+ respondents and a customized recruitment approach, you can be sure your research projects will result in great success. From bidding to invoicing and all that’s in between, Evolving Insights will provide you with top-quality service. Utilizing our internal surveying system, we work while others sleep, allowing us the opportunity to complete even the quickest-turnaround projects. Ready to evolve your business? Contact Evolving Insights for your upcoming research.

Phone 1-201-701-1514

Fieldwork Logo.Fieldwork

Founded 1980 | 300+ employees

Steve Raebel, President

Fieldwork office space.Our global specialties include B2B, consumer and global research. For over 40 years Fieldwork has recruited the highest-quality business, medical and consumer respondents both through and far beyond databases, using proven methods to reach your audience. We believe in a customized approach to recruitment. Fieldwork provides unsurpassed project management, hosting and complete guidance through in-person, remote/online and hybrid research sessions. Our technically versed support staff will confidently guide you through the logistics from large online to multicountry project execution. Fieldwork is your qualitative research partner. Focus on the research. We’ll do the rest.

Phone 1-800-863-4353

Focus Groups of America logo.

Focus Groups of America

Founded 2009 | 40 employees

Dale Hanks, CEO

Build your case on a solid foundation poster.Focus Groups of America® is a national research supplier and strategically located to cover any geo across the country including secondary and tertiary markets. FGA provides complete project fulfillment for our clients that are conducting focus groups and mock trials. Whether at one of our facilities, a partner facility or hotel across the country, we provide Turn-Key Research™ for in-person and online projects. Project management, focus group facility, hotel conference rooms or FGA’s proprietary online platform LiveView®, recruiting, video production and streaming, transcription, incentive distribution and more. Focus Groups of America® is a family-owned and -operated company headquartered in Dallas. 

Phone 1-214-622-6500

Focus Insite logo.Focus Insite

Founded in 2015 | 40 employees

Jim Jacobs, CEO

Liana Wood, Vice President of Operations

Jim Jacobs and Liana Wood of Focus Insite.Focus Insite, ranked top 25 percent of the Inc. 5000, is a leader in qualitative market research recruitment, specializing in consumer, B2B, medical, patient and caregiver and technical studies. IHUTs are no problem! We ship products wherever you need – and are experts at projects, no matter how simple or complex. Our recruitment process goes beyond the industry standard. Paired with our extensive database, we will bring you the best recruits for your study. We work with anyone from Fortune 500 companies to individual moderators. You supply the project, we supply the people! Contact us FIRST for your next project!  

Phone 1-888-836-2871 (888-8-FOCUS-1)

Ivy Insights a division of Ivy Exec logo.Ivy Insights, a Division of Ivy Exec

Founded 2007 | 100+ employees

Alex Baranpuriam, Chief Growth Officer

Alex Baranpuriam, chief growth officer of Ivy InsightsIvy Insights (the B2B-facing vertical of Ivy Exec) is more than an expert network. It’s a highly engaged community of subject-matter experts, decision makers and thought leaders seeking to share their knowledge and grow their careers. Our elite online community allows us to engage the most sought-after industry experts for a broad variety of research projects and methodologies, including focus groups, one-on-one consultations, roundtables, panels, samples and more. Ivy Insights’ diverse community is made up of over 500,000 C-suite professionals and 800,000 women in business. Eighty percent of Ivy Insights members are director-level and above, while 70% have advanced degrees. 

Phone 1-919-308-8947

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Krämer Marktforschung GmbH

Founded 1986 | 55 employees

Christoph Rogl, Managing Director

Christoph Rogl, managing director of Marktforschung.Krämer Marktforschung, ISO 20252 certified, is your independent partner for qualitative and quantitative fieldwork. Our project management team provides smooth and on-time delivery of your studies. We support you with experienced moderators, in-house recruiting teams and market research facilities throughout Germany. Our specialized recruiters know that it is essential for qualitative studies to find the right mixture of eloquent respondents. This is the base on which your study success is built. Thanks to our Cido cooperation in Europe, Asia and Canada, we can conduct qualitative and quantitative studies worldwide. Krämer – the most trusted partner in MR data collection.

Phone +49 89 2323 6012

L&E Research.L&E Research

Founded 1984 | 250 employees

Brett Watkins, CEO

L&E Research: Unlock powerful business insights.L&E Research provides nationwide recruiting, advanced technology and industry-leading client service to unlock powerful business insights. That’s why L&E Research is 99% client recommended. True insight is the result of asking the right questions with the right people. Onsite, offsite or online...we utilize the best talent and technology to make the best connections with our clients and our community to deliver proven, superior qualitative research. As experts in qualitative research recruitment, we know that finding the right people to talk to is key to a successful project. L&E Research recruits the best respondents and provides a safe and confidential environment to enable a valuable exchange. Contact us today to learn about our qualitative and quantitative recruiting capabilities.

Phone 1-877-344-1574

Murray Hill National logo.Murray Hill National

Founded 2013 | 35 employees

Susan Owens, COO

Murray Hill National: Four interview participants.Clients trust Murray Hill National with thousands of studies per year as their research partner. In return, we deliver valuable solutions and high-quality recruitment for their consumer, health care, business-to-business and technology projects. For the last seven years Murray Hill National LLP, rebranded under new ownership, has advanced to one of the leading data collection and recruitment companies in the U.S. Our teams are committed to meeting your research needs. We provide high-quality health care recruitment with access to 465,000 physicians, nurses and more, and we organize 100+ patient panels. Our qualitative services extend far beyond the traditional focus group. Our call center has 45 CATI stations where we conduct all our telephone interviewing including qualitative, quantitative, phone-to-web or old-fashioned CATI. Call us today for your next project, your “national” recruiting experts – we find respondents!

Phone 1-972-707-7645

Optima Research logo.Optima Research

Founded 2019 | 50+ Employees

Scott Sycoff, CEO

Scott Sycoff, CEO of Optima Research.Optima Research offers a comprehensive range of qualitative and quantitative data collection. National or local services for qualitative research include traditional or online focus groups, bulletin boards, IDIs, TDIs, ethnographies, mock juries, product testing and taste testing. Our quantitative services include internet surveys (programming, panel procurement/management and survey hosting) and telephone surveys – consumer and B2B and medical (plus multimodal). We are committed to quality which is earned through process development, persistence and self-auditing. We take nothing for granted when it comes to finding quality respondents. We want to meet your deadlines and deliver quality respondents for your clients or team. 

Phone 1-516-755-7640

Recruit and Field Logo.Recruit and Field Inc.

Founded 2009 | 32 employees

Josh Dyszel, CEO

Recruit and Field: We've got your back.We’ve got your back! Everything we do at Recruit and Field (R&F) ensures that you (agency and market research users) can confidently deliver quality results that meet the project’s insights objectives. What sets R&F apart is our team’s creativity and agility; the ability to analyze each project, identify and communicate barriers to success and react quickly to changing needs. From your initial briefing call, real-time, reliable and dependable communications with clients are the basis for all of our services. We welcome inquiries and bids ( for consumers, B2B and health care projects. R&F is a nationwide qualitative recruiter comfortable and creative in using traditional and digital methods. We are also proud of our brand-new incentive distribution process designed to deliver critical on-time payments to respondents.

Phone 1-646-400-5650

Schlesinger Group Logo.Schlesinger Group

Founded 1966 | 1,400 employees

Rob Berger, EVP, Global Quantitative – Schlesinger Group

A group of people.Recruiting for thousands of studies annually, our clients trust us to deliver high-quality recruitment for their important and most challenging projects, no matter the research method. Our experienced, agile teams go further and dig deeper to enable meaningful insights. We have developed valuable collaborative partnerships with associations, groups, communities, charities and publications to provide unique access to very specific target groups. For those looking to build online communities/panel, we now offer Quantitative Recruitment-as-a-Service, providing clients with double opted-in participants from unique or hard-to-reach groups in B2C, B2B and health care. Connect with us:

Phone 1-732-906-1122

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Symmetric, A Decision Analyst Company

Founded 2016 | 150+ employees

Jason Thomas, President of Symmetric

Jason Thomas, president of Symmetric.Symmetric operates American Consumer Opinion®, a worldwide panel of over 7 million consumers, as well as five B2B worldwide online panels: Physicians Advisory Council®, Medical Advisory Board®, Executive Advisory Board®, Contractor Advisory Board® and Technology Advisory Board®. We provide sample for quantitative projects and qualitative projects (focus groups, depth interviews and ethnographies). In addition to providing sample, our services include IHUTs, taste tests, mystery shopping, simulated shopping labs, car clinics, online/in-person focus groups and webcam/in-person interviews. Our worldwide online panels set a new standard in data quality and comparability from country to country. Our online panels are carefully balanced, continually refreshed and systematically cleaned – non-responders, speedsters and cheaters are continuously purged. Additional services include programming questionnaire, hosting surveys, online communities, tabulation, coding and IHUT mailing.  

Phone 1-817-649-5243

SyncScript logo.Syncscript

Founded 2016 | 8 employees

Liz Granahan and Meghan Surdenas, Partners

Liz Granahan and Meghan Surdenas of SyncScript.SyncScript provides qualitative nationwide recruitment for consumers, health care and B2B respondents for online and in-person interviews and groups. We curate our approach to get the results you need. Matching old-school methodologies with new technology, recruitment is from our database, as well as research, networking and more. Your dedicated project manager is with you every step of the way, providing feedback and knowledgeable insight through your project. Wrap it all up together and allow us to host your online interviews through SyncSpace and provide transcription and translation of your interviews.  

Phone 1-610-340-1165