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Schlesinger Group Acquires Focus Pointe Global

Schlesinger Group, a leading international data collection and research services company, has acquired qualitative data-collection provider, Focus Pointe Global, in the US.

This move allows the companies to come together as the world’s most comprehensive data collection provider and a powerhouse of research services in key US markets. For Schlesinger clients, the acquisition also offers new markets in the Midwest; Kansas City, Columbus, and Minneapolis. For Focus Pointe Global clients, additional markets now include Houston, Baltimore, and Orlando along with eight cities in Europe.

The employees of Focus Pointe Global have joined Schlesinger Group. Joint priorities are to continue to deliver high-quality recruitment, project management, facilities, and related services. Integration of the companies’ services to deliver one seamless, exceptional brand experience will begin in 2020, taking a highly client-centric approach.

Commenting on the news, Steve SchlesingerCEO, Schlesinger Group, said, “We are excited to welcome FPG to the Schlesinger Family. The value of this move is reflected in the collective heritage and strength of our companies, unlocking substantial value for our clients. FPG’s talented team, strong operational capabilities, and high-quality deliverables augment our research solutions. And this investment underscores our continued commitment to deliver outstanding qualitative solutions for our clients.”

Laura Livers, CEO, Focus Pointe Global, added, “The combined teams of FPG and Schlesinger Group will offer an unprecedented complement of talent and expertise.  For FPG, the expansion of our capabilities into Europe and wider global reach is a big “win” for our clients. Our common core values of client partnership and quality bode well for success, and together, we are looking forward to sharing future news of our combined capabilities.”

BACKGROUND INFORMATION

FOCUS POINTE GLOBAL

Focus Pointe Global is a US marketing research data collection company offering a range of in-person and online qualitative solutions with expertise in the consumer space, clinical studies, and jury research.  Its 1.6 million-member QualPanel is a rich source of qualified respondents.

Main Executives
Laura Livers, CEO

Focus Pointe Global Cities with Facilities in USA
Atlanta |Boston | Chicago | Columbus | Dallas | Kansas City | Los Angeles | Minneapolis | New York City | Philadelphia | Phoenix | San Francisco | St. Louis |Teaneck, NJ|

SCHLESINGER GROUP
Schlesinger Group is a leading data collection company offering a broad range of qualitative and quantitative solutions worldwide and delivering high-quality recruitment and research services for any methodology.  Schlesinger Group has research offices in the US, UK, France, Spain and Germany.

Main Executives
Steve Schlesinger, CEO & Mike Sullivan, President

Schlesinger Group Company Brands
Schlesinger Qualitative                                    Advisors by Schlesinger
Schlesinger Quantitative                                  Interactive Video Productions
Schlesinger Transcription Services                    Vigie Pharma
Schlesinger Trial & Jury Consulting      

Schlesinger Group Research Offices and Focus Group Facilities in USA
Atlanta | Baltimore |Boston | Chicago | Dallas | Houston | Los Angeles | New Jersey | New York | Orlando | Philadelphia | Philadelphia Bala Cynwyd | Phoenix | San Francisco | St. Louis

Research Offices and Focus Group Facilities in Europe
Schmiedl Marktforschung GmbH, Berlin | Frankfurt | Munich | Hamburg
The Research House, Central London | Wimbledon
Passerelles & ConsuMed Research, Paris
BDI Research, Barcelona | Madrid