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$250.00 USD

Sponsored by:

Explorer Research

The Lifetime Achievement award recognizes one exceptional individual who has spent 20+ years within the marketing research and insights industry. This person must have a proven impact on the industry.

Judging criteria:

·  Demonstrated leadership, specifically by creating paths for other researchers to follow.

·  Has participated in and/or impacted a research and insights association, group or mentorship program.

·  Has made a significant, measurable impact on a company, brand or specific area of research and insights.

·  Goes above and beyond to promote the value of marketing research and insights.

Submissions must include a 500-word statement outlining why the individual should win the award as well as three recommendations/testimonials (max. 250 words, each) from clients, colleagues or partners that showcase how the individual is meeting the above criteria. The submission must also include a brief industry resume.

Self-nominations are accepted. Retired practitioners are eligible, assuming they meet the above criteria. 

For additional guidelines, information on judging criteria and rules of entry visit quirksawards.com. Quirk’s will never make public anything marked as “Confidential Information” as we fully respect the entrant’s commercial confidence. If material is not marked as "Confidential Information," Quirk’s Media may use it for editorial coverage, business or marketing purposes as an example of best practice.

Fee to nominate:

Early-bird entry fee: $150 (March 1 - April 30, 2021)

Standard entry fee: $250 (May 1 - Aug. 5, 2021)

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Portal closes 11:59 p.m. CT on August 4, 2021. 

Winners will be announced at The Marketing Research and Insight Excellence Awards Virtual Ceremony – Powered by Quirk’s. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, in 2021 we are not hosting an in-person award ceremony. Finalists will be provided with information regarding a virtual awards ceremony.

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