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October 3, 2013

Winners of Best Overall Paper – ESOMAR Congress 2013

We are delighted to announce that DVL Smith won the prestigious Fernanda Monti Award for Best Overall Paper at the 2013 Istanbul Congress. The paper, Big Changes Will Deliver a Big Future, looks at the skill set the customer insight industry will need in the future to deal with the changing marketing landscape. Copies of the paper can […]

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March 27, 2013

And the winners are …

Jen Del Carlo, DVL Smith Director, and Catherine Starkey, SAB Miller’s Head of Insight Capability, won the Best Workshop Award at the 2013 MRS Annual Conference: Shock of the New. This award is judged on the interactivity, practicality, originality and management of the workshop. The Devil is in the detail workshop was well attended by […]

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October 26, 2012

Market Leader Magazine – The Perfect Storm

David Smith published an article in the latest issue of Market Leader Magazine. To read his thoughts, open the PDF ‘Consumer Research: The Perfect Storm’ or read it on the Market Leader website.

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September 14, 2012

David Smith tells Katy story at ESOMAR 2012 in Atlanta

David Smith, Director of DVL Smith, and Elisabetta Osta of Barclays Retail Bank were nominated for Best Overall Paper at the ESOMAR Congress in Atlanta early September 2012. The Congress, which marked ESOMAR’s 65th anniversary, focussed on the market research industry’s achievements and aimed to paint a vibrant and compelling vision for the future. In his […]

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June 22, 2012

David Smith wins Best Written Paper at BIG Awards

David Smith of DVL Smith and Will Scott of Brass Tack have won Best Written paper at the Business Intelligence Group (BIG) Conference. Their paper ‘BIG paper: Can we survive as a nation of shop keepers? (PDF) was a review of the importance of the SME sector for the UK and the role business-to-business research can play. […]

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