MEDIA RELEASE: 7 October 2020: Following on the heels of Jenny Witham, the Fiftyfive5 Melbourne team secures two new hires Sharon Blair and Roger Kong to join Matt Pearce in the growing Melbourne team.
Sharon has over 20 years experience in the market research industry. She has worked in both client and agency research roles as well as customer strategy in Australia and South Africa. Her experience has included commercial, not-for-profit, social and market research in multi country project environments. In her roles at Kantar, Colmar Brunton and Research International, Sharon tackled diverse client problems. She brings deep knowledge to both commercial and social projects with a masters of psychology and passion for social sciences.
Roger is a quantitative researcher managing customised projects and ongoing tracking monitors across a variety of industries including; retail, financial services, aged care, primary industries, higher education and logistics. Roger recently worked for Kantar as an Associate Director specialising in services sector research. Roger enjoys tackling strategic business problems and delivering insights in an impactful way to clients.
“As Melbourne begins the road to recovery after an unprecedented year we are ever optimistic that clients in Melbourne will be looking to understand the “why” behind customer data and behaviours, we strongly believe that the experience of our senior hands on team answer this question and many more for our clients, delivering insight led growth.”