The Bernett Group is a marketing research company that provides Data Collection, Insight Services and Strategic Marketing. Based in Boston, we offer clients experience in both market research and integrated marketing solutions. As a valued marketing partner, Bernett integrates data and technology to empower good business decisions.

Established in 1972 by Bernyce Hayes at her small kitchen table in suburban Boston, the foundation of personalized service, dedicated professionals, and prompt results continues to set Bernett apart from its competition today. As Bernyce often says, “You’re only as good as your last job.”

We have the experience to leverage all of our services across a broad range of industry verticals from political campaigns to entertainment and media companies, financial services to consumer-packaged goods, trial lawyers to retailers. Simply put, when you have questions, we provide data to rely on.
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Bernett’s Original Mission Statement 

We believe that the opinions of the general public should be heard by corporate America. By capturing the pulse of the marketplace, Bernett guides the broadest universe of clients to informed decision making. With respect for the loyalty of our clients and with the highest ethical standards, we provide research and consulting services for strategic positioning. At the forefront of research technology, we ensure the efficient use of our clients’ resources, and provide delivery responsive to our clients’ needs. The company is committed to providing its stakeholders with an enriching work atmosphere and a fair return on their investment.

How Can We Help You?

Key Personnel



Matt Hayes President & CEO

Grover Daniels COO

Jon Morrison CFO

Andy Hiller Managing Director

Mary Jo Emery Vice President of Sales

Lauren Lampen Director of Marketing

Bernyce Hayes Founder



Mallarie Bascom Phone Center Operations Manager

Brooke Tippery Senior Project Coordinator, Mixed-Mode

Kathy Williams Senior Project Coordinator

Kate Van Buskirk Director of Business Intelligence