The personal contributions that make the research sector a great place to work were recognised at the eighth annual MRS Excellence Awards at Paternoster Chop House, London, on 7 June.


Excellence Awards 2019 gallery

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The awards celebrate those who have added substantially to the body of market research knowledge, through speaking at conferences, writing papers, academic success and career commitment to the promotion of the profession.

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MRS Fellowships

Stephen Bairfelt
Richard Drury
Ben Hogg
Dr Leigh Morris
Ray Poynter
Jane Rudling
Yvonne Taylor
Ray Tiwari
Paul Walton

Read more about our new Fellows for 2019

Find out how to nominate a Fellow for 2020


MRS Advanced Certificate in Market and Social Research Practice Award

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George Pinder

Read more about George and the Advanced Certificate


MRS Annual Conference Award for Best Chair

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Danny Wain


MRS Annual Conference Award for Best Newcomer

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Kate Skivington


MRS Annual Conference Award for Best Presentation

Crawford Hollingworth and Lara McCullagh


MRS Annual Conference Award for Best Workshop

Kelly McKnight and Kate Skivington


MRS Annual Conference Award for Special Contribution to Conference

Lucy Davison and Tom Ewing

Read the judges citations and see the finalists for the MRS Annual Conference Awards


MRS Silver Medal

Ron Johnston, David Rossiter, Todd Hartman, Charles Pattie, David Manley and Kelvyn Jones

Read more about the finalists for the Silver Medal


MRS Gold Medal

Peter Mouncey

Read more about Peter and the Gold Medal


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