November 4, 2019
Our new brand stands for a fresh and modern approach to market research, and so much more!
After months of rethinking our brand, working with brand strategists and designers, and making adjustments and plans for all the touchpoints where our... Read more
October 22, 2019
Canadians from coast to coast went to the polls on Monday, October 21, 2019. In British Columbia, 42 seats were up for grabs.
Results from the 2019 Federal Election were pretty electric, especially given the dynamics and events leading up... Read more
March 1, 2019
As we celebrate our 7th anniversary of Insights West incorporation, here is a summary of our highlights and achievements that helped make this year our best yet!
#1 Growth For Insights... Read more
January 10, 2019
Last year, Insights West polled BC residents on a number of significant issues, culminating in over 30 public press releases on topics as diverse as housing affordability, political leaders, pipelines, flu shots, healthcare, cannabis legalization, rising gas prices, social... Read more
November 15, 2018
Insights West is thrilled to be nominated for a Small Business BC Award in the category of “Best Employer”. What makes Insights... Read more
August 8, 2018
Vancouver Insights Centre is excited to announce that we have completed a major investment and technological overhaul that makes it the most technologically advanced in the Vancouver marketplace and allows us to live up to our... Read more
March 22, 2018
As we celebrate our 6th anniversary, here are some of the highlights and achievements that made this such an incredible year!
1. Improvements to Vancouver Insights Centre. It’s been a little over two years since Insights West took ownership... Read more
February 22, 2018
Having a hard time finding focus group participants? Over the past two years that it has been in operation, Vancouver Insights Centre has hosted hundreds of groups and seen its fair share of challenging recruitments. We’ve... Read more
February 19, 2018
By Mario Canseco for National Observer
Four months before the not-guilty verdict in the killing of Colten Boushie ignited concern across Canada, a poll indicated that half of Canadians believe the justice system has not done enough... Read more
January 12, 2018
Last year, Insights West polled Canadians on several interesting and important issues, culminating in over 50 public press releases on topics as diverse as sexual harassment in the workplace, trophy hunting, marijuana legalization, social media habits, housing affordability, diet,... Read more
December 19, 2017
By Mario Canseco for Business In Vancouver
The year that is about to end was unlike any other in British Columbia’s political history. A close provincial election ultimately gave us two speeches from the throne, a government... Read more
November 28, 2017
Two years ago, Insights West took ownership of one of Vancouver’s most highly regarded focus group and meeting facilities, re-branding and re-opening it as Vancouver Insights Centre. Several improvements to the Centre have been made this... Read more
November 23, 2017
By: Mario Canseco
“Instead of the isolation and neglect of the past, a free and equal chance with children in urban centres.” This is the voice of a male narrator in a March 1955 CBC television piece about Canada’s residential schools.
Since that... Read more
November 6, 2017
Besides helping us successfully predict 23 elections in a row, Insights West's weekly Omnibus provides an accurate assessment of public sentiment and impacts several decisions in our community. Here are some examples of... Read more
September 22, 2017
By: Mario Canseco
The early days of a new government are always tough. There are many choices at hand, decisions to be made and voters to please. In the case of B.C., the agreement between the province’s NDP and the... Read more
June 5, 2017
Omnibus Insights is the perfect vehicle to gauge the opinions of 800 BC residents quickly, easily and accurately at a fraction of the cost of a stand-alone project.
Insights West has successfully predicted 23 election outcomes using... Read more
May 10, 2017
This month’s election will go down in the history books as BC’s closest provincial election in a nail-biting, electric conclusion. It was also a significant night for Insights West, because once again,... Read more
April 10, 2017
By Mario Canseco
1) “A snapshot”
A public opinion poll is not predictive of behaviour that will take place a week, a month or a year later. Pollsters track perceptions of residents on a wide range of issues every day, both... Read more
March 1, 2017
Today, we celebrate our 5th anniversary of our date of incorporation! Here’s our fifth annual “Top 10 Accomplishments” that celebrate our milestones and achievements over the past year.
1. Strong growth. This past year, we grew... Read more
February 9, 2017
We are excited to announce that we have recently constructed and opened a brand new focus group room that truly is one of a kind in British Columbia. Several features about our addition are unique and make us stand... Read more