The Best Market Research agencies in LA

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Before you proceed with developing and marketing a new product or service, you need to make sure there is a viable market for success. The right market research company can help you with this process.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top market research agencies in Los Angeles. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best Los Angeles Market Research agencies

  • 1

    Bastion db5

    Bastion db5 is a marketing agency founded in 2009 in Los Angeles with more than 10 employees. They provide marketing strategy, market research, and big data consulting solutions for clients in the fields of advertising and marketing.

    Notable Project

    Bastion db5 provided survey reports for a clean energy program. The goal was to reach out to an audience and see how they were reacting to the program’s campaigns. Bastion db5 provided invaluable data that served as a basis for future work.

    “They’re just really great partners.” - Head of Strategy, Marketing Company

    Former clients
    Audi
    California Milk Advisory Board
    CKE
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
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    Marketing Maven

    Marketing Maven is a full-service marketing and communications agency with offices in Los Angeles, CA and New York, NY. Founded in 2009, Marketing Maven is recognized for its expertise in brand strategy, social media, media relations, event marketing, SEO, and tradeshow support. With a background in direct response public relations, Marketing Maven uses state-of-the-art metrics to measure clients’ marketing reach and provide competitive analysis. With an intimate team of fewer than 30 employees, Marketing Maven combines public relations, social media, and SEO.

    Notable Project

    Marketing Maven worked with a Los Angeles-based production company to elevate its social media presence on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest. Marketing Maven designed social media ads and shared relevant content to increase the production company's followers and engagement across all three social channels. After about 12 months, the production company had 17,000 followers on Facebook and its Instagram ads garnered 1.5 million impressions.

    “Marketing Maven created our entire social media presence. They had nothing to start out with, and they built everything from scratch. We were really pleased with what they did for us.” – Managing Partner, Wedding Media 

    Former clients
    Bellybuds
    Kingston Technology
    Reebok
    Microsoft
    Woof Washer
    Royal Norwegian
    Online Trading Academy
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Camarillo, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    6 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    O’Dwyer’s: Top 15 Sports PR Agencies in the USA 2017 , IMPACT Award for Social Media Campaign Integrated Strategy 2017 , Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Private Companies 2017

  • 3

    Gelcomm

    Gelcomm is a branding and consumer research agency based in Los Angeles, California. The agency specializes in providing strategic design solutions. Founded in 1998, the team currently consists of less than 10 employees.

    Notable Project

    Gelcomm refreshed the identity of a consumer goods company. They produced marketing and sales material such as a style guide and logos. After the rebranding efforts, products were better received by consumers.

    "They delivered on time and then let my team digest their deliverables. My team often didn’t adhere to our timeline, but Gelcomm adjusted the schedule accordingly. We built a strong working relationship over time." –Former VP of Global Marketing, Consumer Goods Brand

    Former clients
    Fandango
    Kelloggs
    The Walt Disney Company
    Procter & Gamble
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place North Hollywood, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 4

    B3 Media Solutions Inc.

    B3 Media Solutions Inc. is a social media and market research firm headquartered in Los Angeles, California. Founded in 2014, their team of approximately 3 employees serves enterprise clients in the automotive, entertainment, and transportation industries. Their specialties are data analysis and observational research.

    Notable Project

    B3 Media Solutions Inc. provides social media research for a local strategic consultancy. While project details remain confidential, they've provided valuable insights for the client, who enjoys their support in data analysis.

    "We use B3 Media as our social media analytics resources." — Managing Partner, Strategy Consulting Firm

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Tarzana, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    Zubi Advertising

    Zubi Advertising is a full-service advertising and marketing agency based in Coral Gables, Fla., with offices in Dearborn, Mich., and Brea, Calif. Founded in 1976, Zubi Advertising's team of around 100 employees provides marketing strategy and research, advertising, media planning and buying, and branding services.

    Notable Project

    Zubi Advertising worked assisted a supermarket chain with market planning, strategy, media buying, and content creation . The two companies entertained a relationship that lasted from 1984 to 2011, spanning seismic shifts in marketing and advertising.

    "The multifaceted designers seamlessly adapted their production strategy to fit specific contextual needs." — Former SVP Marketing, Supermarket Chain

    Former clients
    Ford Motor Company
    Lincoln Motor Company
    JPMorgan Chase
    California Ford Dealers Association
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Brea, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 6

    SENSIS

    Sensis is an integrated cross-cultural marketing agency with offices in Los Angeles Washington, D.C., Austin, and Atlanta. Founded in 1998, the team of 90+ offers advertising, research, digital experience, PR, social media, and branding. They develop research-based campaigns that drive measurable ROI their clients.

    Notable Project

    One of Sensis’ clients is an energy company that wanted to connect with its community with a bilingual PR campaign. Sensis organized community events, worked with local media, and designed and produced all the advertising material.

    “In many ways, I feel that we're their only client. I know that's kind of a cliché – the way that they have been able to sometimes just drop everything else, get what we needed done, and bring in any additional partners, if necessary. They've really done an outstanding job.” – Communications Manager, Energy Company

    Former clients
    City of Los Angeles
    Boston College
    US Department of Commerce
    Auto Club Speedway
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $250,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    5 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2017 Gold Award: Healthcare Marketing Impact

  • 7

    The Miller Group

    The Miller Group is a digital agency with offices in Los Angeles, McKinney, Texas, and Brooklyn, N.Y. Since 1990, the agency and its team of 10+ have been working with a clients in the such advertising, medical, and business services industry. The team specializes in branding, advertising, and video production.

    Notable Project

    A nonprofit organization hired the Miller Group to put together a strategic marketing campaign. Their work included producing television ads, composing radio ads, and compiling design products for print media. The nonprofit is a retailer, so as a result of the work, they experienced an increase in sales. The client praises The Miller Group's versatility. 

    "They [The Miller Group] gave us more value than what we paid. Their unique ideas were edgy, but never distasteful." – Former Marketing Manager, Nonprofit

    Former clients
    Goodwill
    Centra Credit Union
    Lotus Pet Food
    Wolf Range Company
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Pacific Palisades, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 8

    Spectacle Strategy

    Spectacle Strategy, founded in 2017, is a creative strategy consultancy headquartered in Denver. The company’s team of 3 specializes in branding, marketing research, and marketing strategy. They work mostly with mid-market businesses in the business services, financial services, and consumer products & services industries. 
     

    Notable Project

    Spectacle Strategy assisted a health food company with their branding. They collaborated with the client to help them with their positioning, package design, and other marketing materials. After the engagement, the client received positive customer feedback.


    “The brand is now able to more effectively communicate with its audience because of Spectacle Strategy. After doing a survey, we saw that our new plant-power nutrition approach was twice as favorable among our consumers than our previous positioning.” — Former CEO, Health Food Company

    Former clients
    T-Mobile
    CarMax
    Keurig Green Mountain
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    10 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    SmashBrand

    SmashBrand is a branding agency based in Boise, Idaho, and was founded in 2009. Their team of 11 employees specializes in packaging design, branding, and market research.

    Notable Project

    SmashBrand did branding and marketing for a health food startup. They helped the client to choose their name, designed their bottles and boxes, and provided messaging for the new products. The client was very happy with the branding and says that their products are very competitive. 

    “They’re a great partner for new brands that haven't gone through this process before.” – Founder, Health Food Startup
     

    Former clients
    WhistlePig
    Duracell
    Polaris
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 10

    InfoDataPlace

    InfoDataPlace is a marketing research agency based in Fontana, Calif. Founded in 2003, the team of marketing strategy, market research, and direct marketing.

    Notable Project

    InfoDataPlace worked on contact list creation for a marketing company. They provided custom client lists for marketing purposes that match specific requirements and criteria. The client appreciated the positive feedback the project received.

    “The clients have been happy with our results, and we have a few more clients that will get back to us on a second and third project. Therefore, we want to keep the partnership with InfoDataPlace going.” – Business Development Manager, Marketing Company

    Former clients
    Pizzala
    Silicon Troop
    Kong
    Cuber Ltd.
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Fontana, CA
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
  • 11

    Venthio

    Venthio is a branding and design agency founded in 2006. Based in Orange County, Calif., the team of 2 specializes in branding and advertising.

    Notable Project

    Venthio helped an insurance company by building a distinctive, scalable brand platform for a publication. They performed a strategic analysis, evaluated company strengths and weaknesses, and redesigned marketing and web collateral. The client was impressed with the team's work. 

    "Before our work with Dean, we had around 150,000 users in 50 countries, and about 60 or 70 companies working with us to provide content at that time. Today, our readership is in 144 countries." – Founder and Chairman, Insurance Company 

    Former clients
    IBM
    Sprint
    Sony
    Toyota
    Ameriestate
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Orange County, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    15 Clutch reviews
  • 12

    Ciceron

    Ciceron is a digital agency based in Minneapolis with an office in Los Angeles. The agency, founded in 1995, has a team of more than 30 that provides media planning & buying, digital strategy, market research, and UX/UI design services to midmarket and enterprise companies, organizations, and institutions in the medical, arts and entertainment, financial services, and retail industries.

    Notable Project

    A children's healthcare organization hired Ciceron to re-platform, redesign, and rebuild their 7000-page public-facing website, overhauling and upgrading the content management system (allowing for easier management over time) to reduce site complexity, making the content mobile-responsive, and overhauling the content strategy and information architecture to improve the content's ranking in search, social, and SEO. Ciceron accomplished this in 12 months, reducing the number of pages by half. Because of this engagement, the organization's staff operational effectiveness significantly improved and enabled the internal teams to manage changes and content in the platform more quickly.

    "They even set up a war room during the long days of the site build, making it easy and efficient to push out a huge amount of work in a short period of time." - Former Director of Digital Marketing, Children' Healthcare Organization

    Former clients
    Warner Music Group
    Activision/Blizzard
    Securian Financial
    Be The Match
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Inc. Magazine: Named one of the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies (2020) , Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal: No. 24 in the Fast 50 (2020)

  • 13

    TaskTeleport

    TaskTeleport was founded in 2019 and is headquartered in Los Angeles. They have a team of fewer than ten employees who focus on direct marketing, market research, and email marketing.

    Notable Project

    The team was responsible for lead generation for a co-living space, reaching out to potential leads over social media and regional organizations. Their creative strategies allowed them to reach leads that were a strong fit for the parter's services.

    "They are pretty flexible, which is extremely valuable to us." — CMO, Co-Living Rentals Company

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 14

    FURTIVE COLLECTIVE

    Furtive Collective is a branding and marketing agency based in Los Angeles. Furtive Collective was founded in 2016, and has just 3 employees. Its services include digital strategy, UI/UX design, market research and business intelligence.

    Notable Project

    Furtive Collective established a digital strategy for a handmade boutique eCommerce store. The client was at a critical growth point and needed a more complete understanding of its market position and analytics. Furtive Collective performed an extensive analysis of traffic and search data and determined that the client should specialize in a specific market. Since the project, the client's revenues have nearly doubled on each sale. 

    "They [Furtive Collective] were very efficient and knowledgeable. They presented other strategies that they’ve used with other clients. So, all of those things gave me the confidence in making my decision." — Owner, Boutique e-store

    Former clients
    Platinum Guild International
    Los Angeles Patients and Caregivers Group
    Seeker
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 15

    9thWonder

    9thWonder is a strategic marketing, media, and idea company founded in 2018. With headquarters in Houston and offices across the US, Argentina, and Vietnam, the team of about 140 employees offers media planning and buying, advertising, branding, PR, and market research services. Their enterprise, midmarket, and small business clients are in the IT, consumer products, and healthcare industries, amongst others.

    Notable Project

    9thWonder developed a law firm’s Kentico Software web platform, which they continued to maintain and update following launch. They also helped with blogs and newsletters. The client found that the platform, which replaced an outdated and inaccessible website, was user-friendly and easy to update, and also demonstrated the firm’s unique attributes.

    “9thWonder not only developed our new website but made sure it showcased our uniqueness as a firm.” – Marketing Coordinator, Law Firm

    Former clients
    Coleman Natural Foods
    Adam's Camp
    Samsung
    Phillips 66
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place West Hollywood, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 16

    Beyond Codes Inc.

    Beyond Codes Inc. is a lead generation and appointment setting company based in Simi Valley, Calif., with an office in Hammersmith, U.K. The company, founded in 2008, has almost 300 employees and provides voice services, event marketing & planning, market research, email marketing, social media marketing, and non-voice BPO/back office services. Beyond Codes Inc. serves enterprise and smaller-sized companies in IT and other industries.

    Notable Project

    An operations management and analytics company hired Beyond Codes Inc. to generate leads and set appointments with potential clients. Beyond Codes Inc. was tasked to target senior decision-makers, make them aware of the company's expertise, and connect them to the company's sales team by scheduling a meeting. Beyond Codes Inc. was able to meet the company's expectations with the work that they did.

    "Scheduling meetings with CXOs and key decision-makers is a tall task but the creatively and resourcefulness of the team from Beyond Codes helped us with positive outcomes." - CMO, Operations Management and Analytics Company

    Former clients
    EXL
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Simi Valley, CA
    4.7
    4.7
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 17

    Atlena

    Atlena is a research-centric consulting firm based in Beverly Hills, Calif. With more than two employees, they have offered business consulting and market research solutions since their founding in 2018. They work with clients in the fields of e-commerce, IT services, and more.

    Notable Project

    Atlena provided market research services for a recruiting app platform. The goal was to use research data gathered from competitors to create a business plan. The researched proved to be useful for the platform’s launch.

    “He did a great job and I was really happy with the product.” - Founder, Recruiting App

    Former clients
    Stanford
    Cox Communications
    Indeed
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Beverly Hills, CA
    4.5
    4.5
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 18

    ZAD Consulting Group

    ZAD Consulting Group is a business consulting group located in Calabasas, California. Founded in 2019, they supply sales consulting, business planning, and marketing consulting services for companies across a variety of industries. 

     
    Notable Project

    ZAD Consulting Group was consulted to offer advice and insight on growing and expanding a company. They also provided strategies to improve efficiency and build a sister company. The team worked well and had very effective procedures. 

    "They are very easy to work with and trustworthy.” – CEO, Advertising Agency

    Former clients
    Lemoline
    Car Lux
    Canadian Green Solutions Inc.
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Calabasas, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 19

    Young Company

    Young Company is a B2B advertising agency founded in 1949 and located in Laguna Beach, Calif. With a team of fewer than 50 employees, they offer web design, advertising, market research, and SEO services. Their clientele comprises mostly midmarket businesses in the business services, automotive, and manufacturing industries.

    Notable Project

    Young Company managed a website, created a newsletter, and provided branding services for an administrative services company. The team was engaged and their efforts generated leads.

    “We've seen an increase in leads and revenue which was our main goal.” – Director of Ops

    Former clients
    American Technologies, Inc.
    Avatar Partners Inc.
    Hirsch Pipe & Supply
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Laguna Beach, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 20

    NinetyEight

    NinetyEight is a creative ad agency based in El Segundo, Calif. The agency, founded in 2020, has a team of less than ten that provides, among others, social media marketing, graphic design, and branding services to small companies and institutions in various industries. 

    Notable Project

    A university hired NinetyEight to create a high-energy, one-minute informational sizzle video about a school program and develop a rollout launch strategy across social media platforms. NinetyEight delivered the video on time and it was launched successfully. 

    "They were very open to feedback and ideas. Listened well and pushed back where appropriate." - Co-Director of School Program, University

    Former clients
    Oatly
    Billie Bump
    Hygiene U Give (HUG)
    LA Dept. of Public Health
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group2 - 9 Employees
    place El Segundo, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 21

    pham dtran

    PhamDtran is a brand creative agency based in Hanoi, Vietnam, with an office in San Marino, Calif. The agency, founded in 2010, has a team of less than ten that provides branding, market research, web design, UX/UI design, graphic design, logo, and packaging design services. PhamDtran serves enterprise and smaller companies, institutions, and organizations in various industries that include business services, consumer products & services, and education.

    Notable Project

    A hiring platform hired the PhamDtran to develop their website's UX to reflect their brand. PhamDtran completely designed their website and built it using JavaScript and Ember, and their engagement expanded to include website redesigns, management of their advertising, and designing of their point-of-sales materials, their logo, and their tradeshow booths. Because of this engagement, the platform ranks number one in their industry in terms of traffic, and rose to become a leader in their market segment. 

    "They were exceptionally clear thinkers, and they had good suggestions for communication design." - Founder and CEO, Hiring Platform

    Former clients
    Mexx
    Back2you
    SpaceNK
    La Pham
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place San Marino, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    2 Clutch reviews
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