ORC International Hires Senior Executive to Lead Minneapolis Office

Sep 23, 2013, 09:30 ET from ORC International

NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Global market research firm ORC International has appointed Brian Cruikshank as Senior Vice President.

Brian joins ORC International with more than 24 years' experience in market research.  He will be responsible for expanding the services provided through ORC's Minneapolis office with a focus on the company's core concentration in the Customer, Employee, Markets and Products, and Strategy research areas.

Simon Kooyman, CEO of ORC International, said: "Brian's successful track record is a testament to his dedication to clients, in-depth research knowledge, and leadership skills.  We are delighted to welcome him as member of our team."

Prior to joining ORC International, Brian held EVP and other senior leadership roles at Ipsos Marketing, Ipsos MediaCT and Ipsos Insight divisions in the U.S. He successfully guided the growth strategy and integration of multi-industry and cross-functional teams.  He was also a founding member of the Angus Reid Group in the U.S. and prior to that worked for Custom Research Inc.

About ORC International

ORC International is a leading global market research firm uniquely able to integrate our people, methods, technology and insights to address our clients' strategic issues, challenges and opportunities. Since our founding in 1938, we've maintained a passion to drive our clients' success through innovative, integrated research solutions. The company is a founding member of CASRO and a partner of CNN on the CNN|ORC International Poll since 2006.  To learn more about ORC, visit http://www.ORCInternational.com.

ORC International Contact:
Christina Hungspruke
Senior Director of Corporate Marketing

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