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Chuck Murphy, President, started Murphy Research, following his roles as General Manager of Bovitz Research Group and Group Research Director at Lieberman Research Worldwide. He has managed research for some of the world’s largest companies and specializes in designing complex data-driven frameworks to address complex strategic business issues. Chuck is an expert in intelligence measurement and cognitive development, with publications in leading Clinical Psychology journals such as Psychological Reports. Chuck holds an M.A. in Clinical Psychology from CSPP and a B.A. in Cognitive Science from UC Irvine.

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Here at Murphy Research we care about giving back to our community! Which is why, we are excited to announce we will be hosting a pro-bono market research conference and workshop, Insights for Impact, this June! This is event is open to all local non-profits, social good organizations, and community members interested in learning about market research and how it can help scale impact.

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Murphy Research is a full-service market research firm that understands that groundbreaking research lies at the intersection of science and creativity. We are known for our innovative research design, rigorous execution and enduring insights, and offer quantitative and qualitative services to help clients with market assessment, brand strategy, product development, customer loyalty and engagement, and communications research.

We have done cutting edge work with Fortune 500 and emerging companies in technology, CPG, retail, media, communications, financial services and more.

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