CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Abt SRBI, the survey research arm of Abt Associates, was ranked as the 19th largest global survey firm in the latest Honomichl Global Top 25 Report.
"We are proud to receive this recognition in what is the most respected scorecard for survey firms," said Mark Schulman, CEO of Abt SRBI. "It reflects our work worldwide to deliver timely, high-quality, data-driven insights for our customers."
Abt SRBI was ranked as the 14th largest U.S. survey research firm in an earlier Honomichl top 50 ranking of U.S. survey firms. Abt/Abt SRBI had $127 million in U.S. survey research revenue and $158 million in worldwide survey research revenues in 2011. This represents a 47 percent increase in U.S. survey research revenue in 2011 compared to the previous year. Global research revenues were up 22 percent.
Honomichl, a widely respected research industry observer, has been publishing these rankings for more than 35 years. To qualify for the listing, each firm must submit to third-party verification of calendar-year revenues from market research and other survey operations. The global ranking is published in the latest issue of Marketing News.
About Abt Associates
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research and program implementation in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. Known for its rigorous approach to solving complex challenges, Abt Associates was ranked as one of the top 20 global research firms in 2011 and also named one of the top 40 international development innovators. The company has multiple offices in the U.S. and program offices in nearly 40 countries. www.abtassociates.com
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