L&E Research Expands To Kansas City, Missouri and San Francisco - East Bay Area, California

News and Events

January 11, 2019

Kansas City, MO, Walnut Creek, CA and Raleigh, NC – January 11, 2019 – L&E Research, the preferred choice for recruiting and facilities in the qualitative market research industry, is pleased to announce its continued expansion with the recent acquisition of Q & A Research Inc.’s Focus Suites Division in Kansas City, Missouri and Walnut Creek (East Bay), California.

“These 2 new focus suites will give coast to coast access to consumers and medical professionals. That coupled with our existing locations, give clients a wide variety of growing markets that are less researched for truly fresh, outstanding research,” said Brett Watkins, President of L&E Research.

“We are looking forward to bringing L&E’s centralized systems and the most advanced technology solutions to the Kansas City and East Bay Area markets to connect our clients with our community giving them the broadest access to participants in the U.S. With 95% of our clients willing to highly recommend us to a friend or colleague, we’re confident that clients who visit our 2 new locations will value what we have to offer and experience our world class client service.”

Warren Pino, President of Q & A Research, Inc. said, “the feeling is mutual and I am happy to have sold the focus suites division to L&E after the positive partnership I have had in working on projects with L&E.”

Q & A Research will continue to operate its full service quantitative and qualitative services, without impact.

About L&E Research

L&E Research specializes in qualitative research recruitment, and provides additional qualitative market research solutions, including focus group facilities, online qualitative technologies and more. L&E is headquartered in Raleigh, NC and has been named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies in the U.S. multiple times. In addition to a virtual presence nationwide, L&E now has physical office locations in 9 markets, including Cincinnati, OH; Columbus, OH; Charlotte, NC; Minneapolis, MN; Raleigh, NC; St. Louis, MO; Tampa, FL; and the newly acquired Kansas City, MO and San Francisco – East Bay Area, CA facilities.


Elizabeth Wollenberg

Marketing Manager

L&E Research