About Us

Founded in 1993 by Richard Brenner and Greg King, The Somerset Group has established a reputation as the premier executive search firm for Marketing Research professionals. Our comprehensive, relevant and superior knowledge of the business and the people in it, keep Somerset positioned to provide outstanding candidates to innovative leaders within the industry. Our reputation for integrity, professionalism, responsiveness, and relationship building produces satisfied clients, both corporate and individual.

Our staff consists of highly experienced individuals who demonstrate in-depth knowledge of an ever-changing Market Research workplace and of individual career needs. Associates work closely with clients to determine business and individual needs to produce successful employer/employee partnerships. The highest level of professionalism and personal level of commitment are the hallmarks of The Somerset Group.

Somerset Group has placed thousands of Market Research professionals over that last 23 years. We work primarily with Blue Chip companies on the corporate, supplier, consulting, and advertising agency sides of the Marketing Research industry. Somerset Group works with many highly innovative and highly desirable smaller companies as well. We recruit and place candidates in positions ranging from CEO to Project Director, both domestically and internationally. We take pride in our extensive and personal efforts to identify a good match between candidates and opportunities as the first step in the process. This effort makes the most efficient use of time for all parties and optimizes the likelihood of successful completion of assignments.

Our Clients


  • Consumer
  • Packaged Goods
  • Financial Services
  • Health Care
  • Technology
  • Media Entertainment
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Telecommunications

Marketing Research Supplier

  • Custom Research
  • Syndicated Research
  • Quantitative
  • Qualitative
  • Modeling
  • Value Added Consulting

Consulting Companies

  • Strategy
  • Branding
  • Product Design
  • Advanced Analytics
  • Marketing Services
  • Innovation