Our strategic partners support SwissPeaks in delivering consultancy services spanning all parts of the market research process.
Webforward are leading IT solutions providers that have delivered professional Internet based services and solutions to a wide range of business sectors for over 13 years. We work closely with director and seasoned developer Richard Leishman to facilitate bespoke system maintenance, security testing and server management.
Colin is an expert in survey design, sampling methodology, questionnaire design, weighting and related topics and SwissPeaks utilise Colin’s invaluable expertise extensively in these project areas. Colin has over 30 years’ experience amassed from working for BBC Global News as senior analyst of performance and assessment data. Colin is heavily involved in survey design, applying his knowledge of sampling theory to the development and implementation of probability samples, including aspects such as selection by Probability Proportional to Population Size and respondent selection using Kish Grids.
Since a chance meeting over a beer in Chiang Mai some years ago, Ruedi Kaufmann has been the key software development provider for SwissPeaks unique QC toolkit. Ruedi originates from Central Switzerland, some 2kms away from where SwissPeaks originated from, so meeting as we did and with the Swiss connection it seemed rude not to find out more! Ruedi is an experienced software application programmer and supports SwissPeaks data entry, collation and quality control services through provision of tools, utilities and applications alike. Ruedi adapted well to the market research data architecture requirements and is a great asset to our continued QC toolkit development.
AJ Business Partnership is a business development and strategic marketing consultancy, specialising in improving commercial performance in the SME sector. Annie Joubert shifted into the world of consultancy after a successful career at Trinity Mirror where she was employed as the Publishing Director. We met Annie through networking in 2012 and the business relationship has developed significantly over this time. Annie primarily assists with back-office and management related activities and adds her unique mix of consulting, coaching and advisory skills expansively in this area.
Liz Thursfield is a social media and copy-writing maven. She specialises in outsourced media management and her experience in marketing provides invaluable support to businesses in the Staffordshire area. Liz works closely with SwissPeaks to provide operational business advice in addition to brand and reputational management.