FlexMR Shortlisted for WIRe Best Place to Work Award
On July 16, Women in Research (WIRe), the insights industry non-profit dedicated to championing diversity within the sector, announced a final shortlist of 22 agencies in the running for their annual Best Place to Work award. This award aims to celebrate and raise awareness for companies doing their utmost to promote diversity and the wellbeing of their female employees. Finalists were selected for having excelled in providing great opportunities for their female employees.
FlexMR joins other leading research firms from across the world - including agencies based in the UK, Germany, USA, Canada and more. The full list of finalists comprises of: Breaking Blue, C+R Research, Canadian Viewpoint, ComEd, C Space, DIG Insights, EMI Research Solutions, Factworks GmbH, FlexMR, IFF Research, Incite, LRW, Opinion Bunch Research Private Limited, Opinium Research, ProdegeMR, Rare Patient Voice, Research For Good, SKIM, Survata, The NPD Group, Alter Agents and Zappi.
Judges will now choose both a winner and runner up from the shortlist, to be announced and celebrated at ESOMAR Congress 2019. The judging panel is comprised of JD Deitch, Chief Revenue Officer at P2Sample; Marion Elliott, Sales Director at Market Cube; Christina Jenkins, Director at UKI & Core Segments Marketing, Linkedin; and Elisabeth Bucknall, Associate Director, HR & Talent Acquisition at C Space.
What This Means to Us
The FlexMR team is honoured and humbed to have been included on the final shortlist of 22, alongside a number of other fantastic research agencies. We are proud of our the diversity within our team and the steps we take to ensure all members of staff have equal opportunities to excel. We believe our culture, real career progression and inclusive nature is what helps us stand out.
As an agency, we take every opportunity to celebrate the achievements of our staff - both personal and professional, championing the work that they do. We wish all of the finalists on this shortlist the best of luck and are energised to see such a positive initiative taking root in the research industry.
Women in Research (WIRe) is a global non-profit that champions diversity in the marketing research industry, supporting events and educational programming across five continents. WIRe programming facilitates leadership, entrepreneurship, mentoring and other career development goals. WIRe’s mission is to foster inclusion and advance the contributions and voice of women and other marginalized groups in research, both for themselves and the greater good of the market research industry.