The challenge is now over, thank you to all participants.
ESOMAR's 75th Anniversary celebration started with a fun membership campaign. We are proud to announce the winners of the tickets to the ESOMAR Congress in September*.
Congratulations and we look forward to seeing you in Toronto, Canada!
💎 Jean-Marc Leger
💎 Joanne Robbibaro
💎 Keith Sleight
💎 Kevin Simmonds
💎 Marion Njoroge
💎 Mauricio Saravia
💎 Anna Karczmarczuk
💎 Mehrdad Sadri
💎 Shriya Bajpai
*Winners can also offer their Congress pass to another ESOMAR member, or use the value of the ticket on any of our products and services throughout 2022.
75th Anniversary Challenge
Like brilliant sparkling Diamonds, ESOMAR Members are the unyielding multifaceted elasticity that holds the global community of data, research, and insights professionals together. Join ESOMAR in celebrating 75 years of historical importance.
Grow Membership by 1,000 within 100 days ESOMAR challenges all ESOMAR representatives and members to increase membership numbers by 1,000 within 100 days!
Promote Professional Standards: As a self-regulating industry, it’s paramount to secure a robust global network of research professionals who agree to uphold the ICC/ESOMAR Code, the highest ethical and professional standards.
Network with Friendly Competition: Gain exposure by reaching out to your peers and spreading helpful information about the global market research industry. At the same time, take advantage of bragging rights and enter to win fun swag and prizes that will advance your professional growth.
Prizes & Swag
When your referral becomes a new ESOMAR member, you and the new member will be entered into a raffle for the chance to win the following prizes. In addition, each new member will result in another opportunity to win.
2022 Congress Ticket: Win a free entry to the 75th Anniversary Congress in Toronto (or an equivalent discount on any of our products and services if preferred). One complimentary ticket will be awarded for every 100-member milestone throughout the campaign.
Lifetime ESOMAR Membership: Win a lifetime ESOMAR Membership. For the 1,000th-member milestone, we will draw a free lifetime membership for one person.
ESOMAR Swag: Receive the following rewards for successful referrals.*
1 New Member = 75th Anniversary Mug
3 New Members = 75th Anniversary T-Shirt
5 New Members = 75th Anniversary Hoodie
10 New Members = Choose Your Own Swag: View ESOMAR Store
*Your prizes will be shipped to you at the end of the campaign.
Below you will find a list of resources for your outgoing communications. If you need additional information, please do not hesitate to contact one of our team members.
To enter the raffle, remember to tell the applicant to add you as a ‘referent member’ when they fill in the online application form:
The raffle applies to both new and referring members. The more members you recruit, the more likely you are to win a prize!
The above field is only available for individual applications. If you are referring a designated member or a youth member please send us an email with the full name of the applicant to email@example.com
Sponsor New YES Members in Developing Countries
Corporate Members can play a vital role in bridging the global knowledge gap in insights and analytics. By sponsoring students and young professionals from developing countries, you will create the opportunity for future insights peers to enter the world stage and become a part of the world's insights community.
As Young ESOMAR Members, the young professionals will have access to the global services of online training, events, networking opportunities and the vast knowledge of the ESOMAR Resource Library. If you're interested in participating, email the Membership Team, and we can take the first steps in providing opportunities to those that need it most.
Receive the following rewards for successful referrals:
You can contact your national representative or get in touch with the ESOMAR team.
Steliana IfrimESOMAR Staff, Customer Success Team Manager at ESOMAR
Steliana joined ESOMAR in 2018. As part of the Member Relations team, she is first point of contact of current and potential members. She likes to support you to sign up for membership subscriptions and/or Directory services, onboard you and help you take full advantage of your membership benefits.
Steliana is also responsible for helping ESOMAR National Representatives, ESOMAR members who volunteer to lead our local communities. Steliana helps representatives better engage with their community, to organise local or virtual events and coordinate new programmes or activities to support you in reaching your personal and professional goals.
As a member of the Young ESOMAR Society working group, she also supports YES community members, always looking out for new ways of boost your benefits offered to young professionals.
Olga ByckovaESOMAR Staff, Senior Member Experience Specialist at ESOMAR
Olga joined ESOMAR in 2008 as a temporary support within the finance department and then later joined the Member Relations team.
Her responsibilities are engaging with the new and current members, increasing the global network of individuals and organisations you can connect with and establishing genuine relations among you and your peers within the ESOMAR community. Olga enjoys connecting you with members all over the world, providing services above and beyond your satisfaction.
Monique JohnsonESOMAR Staff, Global Content & Events Specialist at ESOMAR
Monique is our Global Content & Events Specialist. Among her wide range of responsibilities are ensuring strong content development and delivery, through own research and close liaison with internal teams and external partners and is ensuring that each aspect of any ESOMAR event is delivered on time, within target and with sound financial results.
Originally Monique joined the ESOMAR Members Relations team as Customer Solutions Specialist in 2021 where she also assisted ESOMAR Reps in delivering local events.
Lucile BergarESOMAR Staff, Senior Digital Marketing Executive at ESOMAR
Lucile joined ESOMAR in June 2021. She works on the development, implementation and optimisation of marketing campaigns (email, social media, advertising), as well as the coordination of the media partnership programme.
Before Lucile joined ESOMAR, she worked as a Digital Marketing Specialist at BoerenBed B.V for a couple of years in the Netherlands and as a Marketing Assistant in Dublin (Ireland) and Caen (France) where she is originally from.
Iliya HullESOMAR Staff, Senior Marketing and Community Coordinator at ESOMAR
Iliya is the Senior Marketing and Community coordinator here at ESOMAR. An avid traveller, he enjoys exploring the nooks and crannies of different cultures and when all of that becomes too much, can be found getting lost in the mountains or wiping out in a wave.
Born in Russia, raised in England and now working in the Netherlands, Iliya uses his multicultural background to influence, inspire and inform his marketing role to help create a better connected global ESOMAR community.
North American Marketing Team
Bob BirdsellESOMAR Staff, Membership Development Director, North America at ESOMAR
Bob is a native of Illinois state, living in Elgin, north-east of Chicago centre. He is married to Flavia, his wife of 20 years, has 3 boys and loves spending his free time playing basketball, softball, and just being outdoors.
Bob previously worked for ISACA, which is an international professional association focused on IT systems audit and governance, and is based in Schaumburg, Illinois. Whilst there, he rose from being their Academic Coordinator, through a range of Membership roles, to the position of Senior Membership Manager.