Essman Research

Essman Research at a Glance

Essman/Research is a full-service marketing research company located in West Des Moines, Iowa. Since 1981, Essman/Research has been providing clients with user-friendly and useful research results. Essman/Research asks the right questions, in the right way to discover insights into what people think, need and want. The right information will help you make important business decisions.

Our mission is to provide value-added marketing research services – delivering quality data to provide the insights needed for decision making.
The professional staff at Essman/Research has extensive experience across many industries.

Our experienced moderators conduct focus groups at our award-winning facility in Des Moines, in small towns, metropolitan centers and international locations.

Our recruiting staff is experienced and certified by the Marketing Research Association.

Essman Research, a Division of SPPG
2910 Westown Parkway, Suite 302
West Des Moines, IA 50266

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Paid Research Opportunities

Essman Research, a division of SPPG, is a marketing research firm located in West Des Moines. We collect people’s opinions about products and services that many households use. We do NOT sell products or services. We are strictly interested in gathering opinions, and one way we do that is through focus groups or one-on-one interviews. A focus group is an informal discussion comprised of 8-10 people that allows individuals an opportunity to share their opinions about a particular topic, issue, service or product. Research participants are compensated for their time.

If you are interested in participating in future research projects, please click on the survey link below and complete the online questionnaire.