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in-house team for the best qualitative and quantitative research support while your project is in the field. Our experienced team is here to support growth and keep researchers focused on moving forward to insights. Come see what we have to offer…

Our Team

Executive Team

Dave Pataki

Dave Pataki

Chief Operating Officer

Jean Taylor

Jean Taylor

Executive Vice President

Kerri Hagan

Kerri Hagan

Client Service Manager

Kim Harrison

Kim Harrison


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Our Tribe

Our team is comprised of the industry’s best, but we got there by being part of something even bigger. Take a look at the associations our team belongs to.

Latest Blog

Latest insightsand research


Professional articles
to share our knowledge

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Sep 22, 2021 | Transcription

How to Generate Searchable Content from Your...

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Sep 15, 2021 | Transcription

The History of Closed Captioning: The Analog...

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Sep 8, 2021 | Recruiting

3 of the Best Tips for Screening

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Sep 1, 2021 | Transcription

Academic Transcription and Increasing Accessibility

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Aug 4, 2021 | Transcription

Choices! Automated or Human Transcription?How to decide...

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