L&E Research Expands to Minneapolis, Minnesota

News and Events

April 1, 2016

Minneapolis, MN and Raleigh, NC – April 1, 2016 – 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 Focus Market Research in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  

“We are excited about the addition of Focus Market Research and the Minneapolis market to our service offerings,” said Brett Watkins, President of L&E Research. 

“Focus Market Research and Judy Opstad have been an influential presence in the qualitative market research arena for over 35 years, and we’re proud to add Focus Market Research to our team. We are looking forward to bringing L&E’s combination of talent and technology to the Minneapolis market. With 39% of our respondents in 2015 being first-time market research participants and a client Net Promoter Score exceeding 80, we’re confident that clients who visit Minneapolis will value what we have to offer.”

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 8 markets, including Cincinnati, OH; Columbus, OH; Charlotte, NC; Raleigh, NC; St. Louis, MO; Tampa, FL; Baltimore, MD; and the newly acquired Minneapolis, MN facility.


Michelle Landmesser

Vice President of Sales

L&E Research