New Year's Goals

A Qualitative Market Research Year in Review

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This past year, in the qualitative market research realm, we have been grateful to see the growth of our qualitative market research company as a result of our hard-work and determination within our team here at Focus Insite. We are humbled to have earned numerous awards, being recognized for our successes, as well as delivering the highest expectations for all of our customers. We are proud of our accomplishments this year and honored by the recognition we have received from our peers!


Inc. 5,000: We are excited to be included in the Inc 5,000 list of fastest growing companies in the United States for 2022. Focus Insite placed 1,267th place out of 5,000 of the top companies in the annual ranking. We are one step closer to achieving our goal of becoming the #1 Qualitative Market Research Recruitment Agency.

Great Place To Work: “Almost half a million working parents weigh in on what matters most in the workplace and factors such as work-life balance, paid parental leave and benefits play a huge role in keeping them engaged at work.” We are honored to be considered among the Great Place to Work winners who take pride in their work-culture and values.

Quartz’s Best Companies for Remote Workers 2022: Each year, the Best Companies for Remote Workers list identifies 83 companies that demonstrate the best workplace environments for remote workers. This year, we are proud to announce we are considered at the top of their recommendations for this award.

“Soaring 76” Growth Companies in the Philadelphia Business Journal: We are honored to place #6 in the Soaring 76 growth companies by the Philadelphia Business Journal, which highlights the fastest 76 growing companies in the Philadelphia area. We are excited to have been one of the winners of this prestigious award.


Entrepreneurs Organization of Philadelphia: As members of the Entrepreneurs Organization of Philadelphia, we were honored to be featured in their Entrepreneurs Organization of Philadelphia Inc Magazine for our placement in the Inc. 5,000 Most Successful Companies in America. 

30 Under 30: We are proud to recognize our Marketing Assistant, Lauren Williamson, as one of the Significant Insights Global 30 Under 30. Through her use of data and insights within our company, people like Lauren on our team help accelerate positive influence in the world.

O’Conner Group Podcast, with CEO, Jim Jacobs: Our CEO was invited onto the O’Conner Group Podcast to speak on his influence within the entrepreneurship industry and the company growth goals for the future.


Karen Bakowski: From Project Manager to Director of Project Bidding, we are happy to announce her positive attitude and strong work ethic has found a home in her new role.

Danielle Fuller: Our Director of the Consumer Division, Danielle Fuller, was promoted this year. We have admired seeing how she enhances the existing organizational processes to increase productivity and internal capacity for our company.

Maureen Yaconis: We also announced a new Director of our B2B Team, Maureen Yaconis. Maureen’s ability to connect with people and organizations makes her a natural leader and a positive influence on our B2B Team. 

We are looking forward to continued success in the coming year!

As we look back on 2022, we are excited about what 2023 will bring. We know that we have a great team and that everyone is hungry to continue to grow our business and deliver on our commitment to make sure that every customer who engages with us will leave with more than what they expected. As a company, we hope to accentuate our focus on providing value through groundbreaking research and providing real-time services. We’re looking forward to making an even more positive impact on the world through our work. We wish you the very best in 2023 and we hope to work with you in future endeavors as we continue to pursue greatness here at Focus Insite.