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Market research is critical for determining best practices for engaging your target customers, understanding the parameters of a new market, and investing with confidence. Finding the right partner for your needs, however, can be difficult.

That's why we've created this list of the best market research companies for you to review. Read through company descriptions, former clients, and notable projects to find the best fit for your business. (And, if you want personalized recommendations, tell us about your project.)

List of the Best Market Research Agencies

  • 121
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Newtown PA

    FoxGroove Interactive is a UX/UI design agency in Newtown, Pa. It was founded in 2010 and has 3 employees who help clients with digital strategy and market research in addition to UX/UI design.

    Clients
    Johnson & Johnson
    The Department of the Treasury
    World Education Services
    Assa Abloy
    Notable Project

    A digital marketing agency hired FoxGroove Interactive to provide additional resources needed to extensively redesign its client's website. FoxGroove performed a full audit to identify audience segments and user needs and worked on the client's complex frontend and backend redesign projects.

    "We've seen overall satisfaction with not only the client but also the internal team. The solution is functional, without any major defects or bugs." – Account Manager, Digital Marketing Agency

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  • 122
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Houston TX

    Oteri Consulting Group, LLC is a market research and strategy consulting firm founded in 2016 and located in Houston. The team of fewer than 10 employees provides market research and business consulting services to small and midmarket businesses.

    Clients
    LizKela
    Tulsa Heaters
    Designs by Purple Sapphire
    Notable Project

    Oteri Consulting Group, LLC created a strategy for an arts and crafts company. Their work involved providing information on competitors and attracting investors. The team offered valuable input, and their efforts have led to the business’ profitability. 

    “Their responsiveness and approach to solving our business challenge makes them stand out.” – Co-Founder, Arts & Crafts Company

  • 123
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Fontana CA

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

    Clients
    Pizzala
    Silicon Troop
    Kong
    Cuber Ltd.
    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

  • 124
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Tigris Events is a brand experience agency founded in 2004 with a team of 162. Based in Toronto, the company lends its services in event marketing & planning, branding, and market research. Their event marketing services cover everything from experiential marketing and tradeshows to festivals, parties, and conferences.

    Clients
    L'Oreal
    Toronto Blue Jays
    St. Joseph's Health Centre
    Notable Project

    A fruit and nut bar company hired Tigris Events to facilitate their in-store demos and consumer events throughout Canada. They worked with Tigris Events from the initial planning phases down to the retailer deals and issues that came up.

    "When working with bigger companies, I feel like we could get lost be they have so many big clients that take precedence. Although Tigris Events Inc. has bigger clients than us, they made us feel like we were their priority.  It was also refreshing that they came in under budget for the work. " - Marketing Director, Fruit and Nut Bar Company

  • 125
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Alexandria VA

    Mekanic is a branding and creative marketing agency based in Alexandria, Va. The agency, founded in 2015, has more than 30 employees that provide, among others, branding, digital strategy, and market research services to midmarket and small companies, institutions, and organizations.

    Clients
    Alexandria Chamber of Commerce
    American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
    Determined by Design
    Millennia
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A higher education association hired Mekanic to rebrand their organiztion, which includes creation of a new logo design, new messaging, and a new website in WordPress that integrated programs like Higher Logic and Salesforce. Because of the engagement, the association has grown by about 5% to 7% year over year and has seen an increase in involvement at events and in overall satisfaction with the association.

    "They’re really flexible and willing to work with us to meet our needs." - CEO, Higher Education Association

  • 126
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Stockholm Sweden

    Precis Digital is a digital marketing company based in London, with offices in Stockholm, Sweden, and Copenhagen, Denmark. Founded in 2012, Precis Digital's team of 170+ employees provides PPC, digital strategy, and conversion optimization services.

    Clients
    Disney
    Tele2
    Klarna
    HBO Europe
    Notable Project

    Precis Digital oversaw a shopping comparison site's SEM strategy. The client wanted to expand the volume and ROI of its SEM efforts. Precis Digital handled the client's Google AdWords, Google Display, and YouTube Advertising accounts and implemented custom audience segmentations. Precis Digital also helped the client adopt e-commerce conversion tracking and implemented automatic ad bidding. Precis Digital's work allowed the site to make more data-driven decisions, assigning resources to areas with the most ROI.

    "In Sweden, our SEM volume has increased 15% and cost/conversion has decreased 10% for Q1 on a year over year basis." – Traffic Acquisition & Optimization Lead, Shopping Comparison Site

  • 127
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Oakland CA

    Funworks is a creative agency based in Oakland, Calif. They were founded in 2014 and have a team of 45 employees. The company specializes in advertising, branding, marketing strategy, and social media marketing for larger businesses.

    Clients
    ESPN
    Google
    Credit Karma
    Uber
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Funworks developed a creative campaign for a sports media company. They conducted several advertising workshops, which included input from stakeholders, the internal team, and professional comedians. With those ideas in mind, Funworks implemented a unique campaign.

    "They were committed to solving creative alignment challenges. They weren’t set in their ways and understood that each challenge is different from the next, so they’re constantly evolving their processes as a result." —Vice President of Marketing Solutions, Sports Media Company

  • 128
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Kolkata India

    AskDataEntry is a data entry service company based in Kolkata, India. The company, founded in 2011, has more than 50 employees and provides non-voice BPO/back office services, market research, accounting, and transcription services. AskDataEntry serves small companies in various industries that include business services, e-commerce, and IT.

    Clients
    UT Realty Inc.
    Slova Finance LLP
    IVORY Contraction
    Texmo Technology
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A business services company hired AskDataEntry for multiple projects that include web development and data entry. To date, AskDataEntry has been meeting the company's expectations in their work.

    "They took my brief and nearly all cases improved and suggested better and more attractive ways of doing things." - Owner, Business Services Company

  • 129
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Torrance CA
    Map & Fire is a branding company. The small Torrance, California-based team focuses on branding, digital strategy, market research, and web design. The agency was launched in 2015.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Map & Fire is tasked with digitalizing a decades' worth of entertainment coaching into an online experience. The vendor is also assisting the platform's overall brand and marketing strategies. 

    "Map & Fire is the most thoughtful, organized vendor I have."

  • 130
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Moskva Russia

    Voskhod Agency is an independent advertising agency that started in 1996. The Moscow-based team of over 50 employees is adept at branding, market research, market strategy, and more. They mostly service small businesses and mid-market companies.

    Clients
    Bosch
    Siemens
    Kaspersky Lab
    OSOM
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A gourmet pet food company hired Voskhod Agency to establish the brand in the Russian market through social media channels. While COVID-19 posed difficulties in tracking campaign effectiveness, internal stakeholders were pleased that Voskhod Agency could translate the brand's quirky humor for a new audience thanks to their understanding of the company.

    "Voskhod Agency was, by far, the most professional and put the most effort into researching our company and product." – Marketer, Gourmet Pet Food Company

  • 131
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Oakland CA

    Rainfactory is a full-service digital marketing agency based in Oakland, Calif., with a secondary location in Seattle. Founded in 2014, this company has 22 employees. Services offered by Rainfactory include social media marketing, PPC, and advertising for small to mid-sized businesses.

    Clients
    OneWheel
    Segway Robotics
    Atari
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Rainfactory was responsible for social media marketing for a product startup. They worked to raise awareness of the client's company and draw attention to the client's crowdfunding campaign. They handled social media management, content creation, and web development. The client reported that their crowdfunding and sales goals were surpassed as a result of working with Rainfactory. 

    "Our results were astonishing—we far surpassed our crowdfunding and sales goals. While we were initially shooting for $50,000, we raised $1.5 million dollars. Our original goal was to produce 1000 chairs, but we ended up selling 23,000." - VP Marketing, Product Startup

  • 132
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    El Paso TX

    Founded in 2013, Viva + Impulse Creative Co. is a digital agency located in El Paso, Texas. Their small team of about 7 employees specializes in web design and development, mobile app development, logo design, and digital strategy. The agency focuses on clients in several industries including healthcare, nonprofits, and government services. 

    Clients
    Tropicana Homes
    El Paso Marathon
    Tony's BBQ
    Ripe Eatery
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Viva + Impulse Creative Co. was hired by a health foundation to redesign its website to help the foundation gain more exposure. Along with new design elements, the agency also added social media features to the website. The foundation has received positive feedback regarding the website. Overall, they have had a positive relationship.

    "They [Viva + Impulse Creative Co.] were always very attentive to any changes or requests that we had. I feel like I’m very close to each one of the staff members. They assist me right away with anything I have questions about." - Director of Communications, Health Foundation

  • 133
    Undisclosed
    250 - 999 Employees
    Portland OR

    Allied Market Research is a market research and business consulting firm in Portland, Ore. Founded in 2013, they have about 301 employees that serve clients in a variety of industries. Services include market research and data consulting.

    Notable Project

    Allied Market Research was tasked to handle market research services for a boutique consulting practice. They were also responsible to produce a report as the deliverable. The findings in the report were inaccurate and their communication skills were poor.

    "I can’t speak for the thousands of reports Allied Market Research has in their library, but I can speak for this one, and it is completely wrong." –Owner, Boutique Consulting Practice

  • 134
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    București Romania

    DWF is an SEO agency based in Bucharest, Romania. Founded in 2013, this company has 28 employees. Services offered by DWF include market research and SEO.

    Clients
    OLX Group
    L'Oreal
    TUI Travel-Center
    Notable Project

    DWF provided SEO services for a marketing analytics platform. They were responsible for research and analyzing keywords, creating on and off-site content to improve search engine rankings for the platform's clients. The client reported major improvements in organic search results. 

    "They’re always thinking about how they can build the best results for our clients. They often provide suggestions for our clients that are beyond the scope of their job, but really help them achieve the results they want." - Project Manager, Marketing Analytics Platform

  • 135
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Dnipropetrovs'k Ukraine

    The team of about 10 at molfar.io are primarily focused on providing UX/UI design, market research, and market strategy consulting to their clients across a range of applications and development projects. They are based in Dnipro, Ukraine, and have been working with clients since 2016.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    molfar.io developed a mobile application for a question library startup, helping the client to launch the product and start developing a customer base on the apple store.

    "The professionalism, their philosophy of being partners instead of contractors, and the wealth of expertise and professionalism Molfar.io brought to the table at every step of the development process." — 

  • 136
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    West Chester PA

    Durkan Group is a full-service digital agency that was founded in 1998. The agency is located near Philadelphia in Malvern, Pa., where its team of 11 specializes in web development, web design, branding, market research, UI/UX design, and other digital marketing services. 

    Clients
    The Town of Whitehall
    Philly Phitness
    Avenue 365
    The Harman Group
    Notable Project

    An education company launched a new publication and needed an accompanying website. Durkan Group created this client's website from scratch in under two months, integrated it with Google Analytics, Zarget, and Marketo, and helped with its digital marketing and SEO. 

    "Relationally, they’re a great partner. They really have a strong understanding of the digital marketing space. I can’t say enough good things about them. I haven’t seen many agencies that are on their level." - Web Designer, Education Company

  • 137
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Johannesburg South Africa

    BlueMagnet is a digital advertising agency that was founded in 2007. Headquartered in South Africa, the team of 15 works primarily in social media marketing, content marketing, and SEO for projects.

    Clients
    African Pegmatite
    Elingo
    Softline VIP
    Angor properties
    Notable Project

    BlueMagnet worked with a manufacturing company to update their outdated website for a fresh, UX/UI friendly platform for consumers.They were able to migrate from an old website to a new one without losing any rankings for the client. Beyond that, the client tripled the keywords they were ranking on.

    “They made sure the project went well and the comfort you have knowing that everything is being handled.” – COO, Manufacturing Company

  • 138
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Las Vegas NV

    Victorious PR is a full-service PR agency based in Las Vegas and founded in 2019. With over ten employees, they offer PR and market research solutions to small and mid-market firms alike.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Victorious PR provided PR materials for a restaurant group. The group was looking to establish a presence through PR support. The group was able to popularize their brand with Victorious PR’s help.

    “Victoria was a great salesperson who helped us meet our business goals by representing our brand. Their team was just on top of their game.” - Founder, Restaurant Group

  • 139
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Shelton Interactive is a full-service digital agency founded in 2010 and based in Austin, Texas. It has a team of fewer than 5.  Shelton looks to offer web design, social media marketing, marketing strategy, and public relations services to books and brands across the country.

    Clients
    IBM
    Amazon
    Chicken Soup for the Soul
    Harvard Business School
    Notable Project

    Shelton Interactive worked with a law firm to deliver a redesign of the client's website. On the day of the website's launch, the client's website traffic increased by a factor of ten. As a result, Shelton advised the law firm on social media, blog posts, SEO analytics, and website management.  

    "I thought Shelton Interactive performed very well throughout the project. They were timely, communicative, and quick to respond to any problems or concerns." - President, Law Firm

  • 140
    $1,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Chandigarh India

    SEO Experts India is a full-service marketing firm with two offices in Punjab, India. Since the agency's founding in 2009, the small team of 2 provides SEO services to its small business clients. 

    Clients
    Australia Muscle Science
    Fisherton Dental Care
    Truly Medical Getaways
    Fort Myers Photographer
    Notable Project

    SEO Experts India is providing ongoing SEO services to enhance a small law firm's online presence and grow its clientele. SEO Experts India works hard to strike a balance between development expertise and communication skills.

    "One of our local websites showed up on page 10 of results before we started to focus on its SEO. Within a few months, it was already on page 2. I was impressed with the speed of its progress." – Operations Manager, Small Law Firm

  • 141
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Arlington VA

    Unstuck Labs is a creative technology company headquartered just outside of Washington, D.C., in Arlington, Va. The company was founded in 2017, and has a team of 10 employees. Their team mainly does UX/UI design, mobile app development, web design, and web development. 
     

    Clients
    Rooam
    Traxyl
    Reyets
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Unstuck Labs did mobile app development for a tech startup. The client wanted help developing and marketing their mobile app that would help businesses improve their productivity. The company developed an Android and iOS app that includes GPS technology and a timer. The company also provided the client with business advice, and helped them network. 

    “The platform is very user-friendly and appealing to our clients. They also helped us tell our story in a more investor-friendly way, giving us the tools to be able to speak to potential investors and grab their attention.” — CEO, Tech Startup 
     

  • 142
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    L'viv Ukraine

    Before Hello is a business optimization firm headquartered in Lviv, Ukraine. They use their business optimization focus to provide professional list services, lead generation, appointment setting, and direct email marketing. Founded in 2017, with 10 employees, they work largely with small and mid-market businesses in the information technology, advertising and marketing, and real estate sectors. 

    Clients
    ICT Compliance
    Freight Exchange
    Redman Technology
    Mindsett Security
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Before Hello worked with a software developer to establish lead generation and appointment settings to help the developer target potential business interests. The client was overwhelmed with the results of the partnership. 

    “Before Hello scheduled over 30 appointments, delivering an excellent ROI. We received so many leads that we had to pause the campaigns while we closed deals.” – Business Developer, Software Developer

  • 143
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Minneapolis MN

    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.

    Clients
    Warner Music Group
    Activision/Blizzard
    Securian Financial
    Be The Match
    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

  • 144
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    Humanist is a market research agency based in Brooklyn, N.Y. Founded in 2014, the team of 9 specializes in UX/UI design, branding, and market research. They work with enterprises, midmarkets, and small businesses.

    Clients
    QuickFrame
    FastFocus
    Lotus Research
    Notable Project

    Humanist worked on UX design for a large veterinary organization. They worked as an extension of the client’s UX team to redesign a web-based office management tool. The client was impressed by the skills they brought to the project.

    “Humanist is distinguished by their UX leadership, product strategy, iterative Agile design, and user testing. They are able to factor user feedback into that process. I was impressed that they used measurable, baseline-able metrics to make decisions.” – Director of UX, large Veterinary Organization

  • 145
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Calgary Canada

    Arter Kirkwood & Associates is a mobile app development company founded in 2010 and based in Calgary, Canada. Arter Kirkwood's team of fewer than 10 employees provides governments, corporations, and nonprofits with mobile app development, UX/UI design, and mobile and app marketing services.

    Clients
    Government of Alberta
    City of Calgary
    Investopedia
    NEWSCO
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Working with a government relations agency, Arter Kirkwood developed a mobile app and website to expand a pre-existing public alerting system. Working alongside another firm, Arter Kirkwood rebuilt and modernized the mobile app and website for iOS and Android, working quickly and with great flexibility under the timeline given.

    “I can't stress enough how accommodating their team is—we've had no issues whatsoever.” - Public Alert Manager, Government Relations Agency

  • 146
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Miami FL

    Vortex Communications is a Miami-based creative development company founded in 1986. Their small team of 8 offers services in branding, graphic design, and web design. They primarily provide for small and midmarket businesses in industries such as real estate, nonprofits, IT, and healthcare.

    Clients
    Victoria Landing
    Miami Children's Chorus
    Artmoves
    Florida Health Networks
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A nonprofit hired Vortex Communications to handle design and production projects. They provided concept development, artwork development, and design and layout. The client appreciates the competitive advantage gained by Vortex’s services.

  • 147
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Warszawa Poland

    Located in Warszawa, Poland, Uxeria is an user experience design company. Founded in 2009, the small team offers ux/ui design, market research, digital strategy, web design, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Intending to promote an app, Uxeria has designed an app's UX and UI for a digital health company. 

    "The way they understand the business, dive into any topic, walk in customer's shoes, talk to clients is impressive."

  • 148
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Oakland CA

    Founded in 1999, LION Interactive is a full-service digital agency based in Berkeley, Calif. They are a smaller agency with just under 20 employees. LION's practice focuses on user experience and interface (UI/UX) design, web design, and custom software and web app development. They also develop applications for all relevant mobile and e-commerce platforms.

    Clients
    : Urban Land Institute
    JW Marriott
    Rogers Cable
    Airbus
    Notable Project

    An international non-profit hired LION Interactive to build websites that reflect the nonprofit's mission and boost awareness of its cause. The sites mostly serve as content platforms, featuring the non-profit's media. The project management efficiency and coding expertise stood out to the client.

    "I appreciate that LION Interactive is very easy to work with, that they're dependable, and that they are really nice people who are good at their job and care a lot about the end result." – Digital Communications Director, International Non-Profit

  • 149
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Budapest Hungary

    ROI Foundry is a marketing strategy company based in Budapest, Hungary that was founded in 2018. Their team of fewer than 30 employees provides content marketing, marketing strategy, and SEO services. 

    Clients
    antavo
    Cool Frames
    Notable Project

    ROI Foundry enhances the online presence of a consumer products company. Services include SEO, content marketing, and the team also enhanced website features. Conversion rates have doubled, traffic has increased, and there has been a marked rise in revenue as well.

    "We saw measurable results after about two months of working with ROI Foundry. Simply put, they were fantastic."  -Owner, Hair Care Product Company

  • 150
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Austin TX

    Living Proof Creative is a full-service digital marketing agency located in Austin, Texas. Founded in 2015, Living Proof Creative provides services for web design, web development, e-commerce, and digital strategy. They have about 10 employees and focus on the e-commerce sector, among other industries. 

    Clients
    YOLO Board
    Nike
    INC.
    University of Texas
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Living Proof Creative built a payment system on a custom WooCommerce site. As a result, revenue and client base increased 580% and 200%, respectively.

    "They build strong relationships with their clients and are deeply invested in the project at hand. They go the extra mile to achieve your goals. Equally notable is their brilliant resources’ technical expertise. Since I’m not experienced in this business space, they seem like tech wizards." – Owner, Barbershop 

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