Marketing research

Cincinnati Marketing Research and Insight Firms Partner in New Internship Program to Promote Greater Diversity in the Industry

CINCINNATI, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Cincinnati Burke, Inc.’s marketing research and analytics companies Directions Research, EMI Research Solutions and MarketVision Research are thrilled to announce the creation and launch of the Minority Access Partnership Program – a unique multi-company internship program to extend opportunities for growth, development and mentorship in research and knowledge to a more diverse pool of talent.

“We believe that promoting inclusion and diversity in our industry is absolutely essential,” said Damon Jones, Vice President at Burke. “Not only will this program help build a legacy of success among minorities and their communities, it will also help strengthen our businesses and the work we provide. Bringing new perspectives and unique experiences into our cultures of company will make us and our industry more successful, more complete and more versatile.”

The four companies will jointly partner with universities, junior colleges and historically black colleges to provide opportunities for minority students to learn about the research and marketing insight industry and work within this one. This exciting initiative will help companies recruit and retain exceptional talent from across the region. Selected candidates will strive to achieve desired career outcomes during the internship, receiving guidance and support from leading industry professionals, as well as equal competitive compensation across all four companies.

More information about the Minority Access Partnership Program can be obtained from the contacts below. Additional program details will be released this summer.

SOURCE Burke, Inc.; Directions; EMI search solutions; MarketVision Research