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EurekaFacts Presents Research Findings

EurekaFacts presented recent research findings at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, GA, and at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, DC. Presentation at CDC in Atlanta, GA At the end of August, EurekaFacts Chief Business Officer...

Camp Counselor Program Benefits Participants and U.S. Economy

ROCKVILLE, MD -- August 29, 2019 -- EurekaFacts, an independent research firm that specializes in social science and policy research, conducted a comprehensive study of the Camp Counselor Program, a category within the State Department’s Exchange Visitor Program...

EurekaFacts Selected as ‘Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise’

ROCKVILLE, MD -- August 29, 2019 -- EurekaFacts, a recognized leader in market and social science research, announced today that the company has been selected by the Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council (CRMSDC) as a 2019 Top 100 MBE® winner. This...

EurekaFacts Attends 2019 ASAE Annual Conference

Effective market research and analysis can help Associations achieve their goals and objectives. We invite you to visit Booth 237 at the ASAE Annual Conference in Columbus, OH, from August 10-13. Come and talk about your Association's goals and objectives when it...

EurekaFacts Staff Present at DC-AAPOR

DC-AAPOR/WSS 2019 Summer Review-Preview Conference DC-AAPOR and WSS are teaming up once again to bring a sample of presentations taking place at this year’s national and international conferences (e.g., AAPOR, JSM, ESRA, ITSEW, and BigSurv) to Washington, DC. At the...

EurekaFacts Supports Small Business Week

National Small Business Week is May 5-11, 2019. More than half of Americans either own or work for a small business, and they create about two out of every three new jobs in the U.S. each year. As part of National Small Business Week, the U.S. Small Business...

EurekaFacts Collects Data for US Army Corps of Engineers

Background Commissioned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Chicago District, EurekaFacts was tasked with conducting research and analysis to support the development of the USACE Great Lakes Coastal Impact Reporting System (GLCIRS). This research effort...

EurekaFacts Performs Market Research Study for AQUAS

Background Aquas, Inc. needed to arrive at a product name that would effectively position an application that manages ethics compliance in the healthcare industry. The product is a software-as-service (SAS) application, developed by Aquas, and co-marketed with a...

EurekaFacts Supports National Public Health Week

National Public Health Week is April 1-7, 2019. The American Public Health Association (APHA) states “we need to address the causes of poor health and disease risk among individuals and within our communities. Where we live, learn, work, worship and play affects each...

EurekaFacts Studies Public Health Materials for At-Risk Population

Introduction For public health messages to achieve their purpose, the target populations must be able to access and interpret them correctly. Recently, EurekaFacts helped to evaluate the familiarity with and interpretation of public health communication materials for...

EurekaFacts Conducts Maryland Emergency Preparedness Network Survey

Background  For the Maryland Emergency Preparedness Network (EPN), EurekaFacts evaluated how recently and how frequently the EPN website was accessed, level of awareness and utilization of EPN resources and materials, the opinions of home and hospice health care...

Montgomery County Commits to Early Care and Education

Montgomery Moving Forward, a coalition of nonprofits, business, philanthropy, government, education, and community leaders, will host a morning symposium about “Our County’s Commitment to Early Care & Education” on March 28 from 7:30-11am at the Universities at...

EurekaFacts Recertified as a Minority Business Enterprise

EurekaFacts is recertified as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) with the National Minority Supplier Diversity Council (NMSDC) through July 2019. CEO and founder of EurekaFacts Jorge Restrepo shares, “Maintaining our certification with the NMSDC is an important way...

Finding a Safer Solution to Bike and Pedestrian Friendly Cities

In the transportation industry, there has been a movement in the last decade to increase bike and pedestrian friendly roads and there’s a number of reasons why: Many see it as key to building healthy communities and addressing public health issues, like obesity....

Examining WMATA Transit Ridership Habits for Improved Mobility

Onboard Interviewing to Study Transit Ridership Habits EurekaFacts partnered with WBA Research to examine transit ridership habits and mobility footprints across the DC region for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA). Our in-person interviewers...

Inclusivity of People with Disabilities in Research

On this United Nations’ International Day of Persons with Disabilities, we bring attention to the need for inclusion of people with disabilities in research for market and public opinion as well as product development and testing. With one billion people worldwide...

Congressional Caucus Presentation News Release

EurekaFacts Presents to the Congressional Caucus on International Exchange and Study Recently-Released Report on the Impact of Intern & Trainee Exchange Programs September 14, 2018 ROCKVILLE, MD – Co-chaired by Representatives Jim Himes (D-CT) and Steve Pearce...

Upgraded AV Technology for Research Lab

EurekaFacts is proud to announce that we just finished upgrading the AV technology for our focus group and user testing facilities in Rockville. As a client put it, “The video quality is amazing! It’s going to be hard to go back to the old-school low resolution next...

The Flu Vaccine Has Some Healthy Competition

ROCKVILLE, MD, October 19, 2017 – A EurekaFacts study recently published in the journal Social Marketing Quarterly showed that those who think a strong immune system can prevent the flu are actually less likely to get a flu shot. “Understanding Flu Vaccination in a...

EurekaFacts Names Paul Schroeder as Chief Business Officer

EurekaFacts has named Paul Schroeder as their Chief Business Officer. Bringing extensive experience in business development, research management, and operations, Paul will be responsible for developing new business and contributing to the continuing growth of...

Millennial Workers Feel Held Back by Baby Boomer and Gen X Bosses

ROCKVILLE, MD., August 31, 2017 –EurekaFacts recently released a new report that provides clearer evidence of millennial’s attitudes and opinions about work-related issues. “Millennial Work Engagement: An Unmet Desire” indicates that millennials are indeed passionate...

Does the Summer Work Travel International Exchange Program Work?

ROCKVILLE, MD, August 28, 2017 – The Alliance for International Exchange, an association of cultural exchange agencies, asked EurekaFacts to find out if the Summer Workt Travel Program works. The Summer Work Travel program — one of five programs included in the J-1...

Innovation in Cognitive Research Among Children

The EurekaFacts Coginitive Research team has presented their latest advances in cognitive science methodology at several conferences, including the AAPOR Conferences in New Orleans, LA, and Toronto, Canada, and the DC-AAPOR/WSS 2019 Summer Review-Preview Conference....

EurekaFacts Presents at APHA 2016!

EurekaFacts experts will present original research findings from the EurekaFacts Millennial Panel at the American Public Health Association 2016 Annual Meeting & Expo taking place Oct. 29 – Nov. 2 in Denver, CO.     EurekaFacts presentations include:...