Get to know RKM

We are a full-service market research firm specializing in leading-edge quantitative and qualitative research services.

About Us

About RKM Research

Learn how we work to get you results that matter.

What we do

We combine proven quantitative and qualitative research techniques with original thinking to find solutions to meet our clients’ business needs.

We place extraordinary emphasis on measurement and data collection quality to ensure that we have the most valid, reliable and predictive data to begin our work. And we apply what we learn to develop integrated strategies and executable tactics that give our clients an edge.

What distinguishes our work is the quality of thinking that goes into the design, execution and analysis of every research assignment. We have a passion for learning and problem solving and we bring that energy and enthusiasm to every assignment.

Nothing is more exciting than a challenge, or more rewarding than discovery.

Who we are

We are a team of innovative thought leaders with the experience to approach market research in a new way. The academic background of our senior analysts ensures that all studies are conducted using rigorous sampling and leading scientific methodologies. We combine this with critical and creative thinking – and our own proven theoretical models of consumer behavior – to deliver a precise understanding of how to move the mind of the market.

R Kelly Myers

R Kelly Myers

Chief Consumer Scientist

Since founding RKM Research in 1997, Kelly has imposed high standards of academic rigor which remain the cornerstone of all research products of the company. Over the course of his career as a professional researcher, Kelly has worked extensively in healthcare, financial services, telecommunications, utilities, electric deregulation, manufacturing, technology, risk management, travel and tourism, hospitality and higher education. Kelly also has experience with research addressing advertising effectiveness, public relations management and program evaluation.

Richard deRochemont

Richard deRochemont

manager of operations

Rick has been with RKM since 2007 and has worked his way up to his current position. As the Director of Operations, Rick is responsible for managing the on-site call center including quality control, training and hiring. Rick is also responsible for RKM’s human resources, accounting and oversees the IT and data systems, VoiP phone system and security. Rick’s vast experience includes utilities and government operations. Richard has over 20 years of experience in law enforcement and 9 years in operations with a water utility.

Chad Novak

Chad Novak

Project Operations Specialist

Chad hass nearly 10 years of research experience, including survey research and design, public opinion polling, online research, mail surveys, in-depth interviewing and focus groups. Chad’s responsibilities include questionnaire design input, conversion of survey instrument into appropriate data collection resources, sample management, interviewer training and review, and field management. Chad is also a certified expert with the Qualtrics online survey platform. Chad attended the University of New Hampshire, where he earned a Bachelor’s in Political Science and a Master’s in Justice Studies.

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We have positions open in our in-house field unit. Fill out the form below and drop it off in our office, or email to see if you’re a fit for our flexible and friendly office team!


Download an application: RKM Application 2017

RKM and Kelly have provided valuable information to us which has allowed us to track the results of many of our marketing efforts and enabled us to plan future projects to address opportunities they have highlighted. I am impressed with their wealth of knowledge, particularly in the healthcare field, and how they continually update how they present data in new, relevant ways. I would recommend RKM Research without hesitation.

Bob McCrystal, Director of Communications, BID-Milton

Clients Served

Private companies

Non-profit organizations

Publicly owned corporations

Federal, state, and local agencies

Media organizations (electronic and print)

Membership organizations

Industries Served

  • Hospitals
  • Professional Services
  • Banking
  • Manufacturing
  • Health Insurance
  • Auto Dealerships
  • Technology
  • Financial Services
  • Utilities
  • Transportation
  • Telecommunications
  • Risk Management
  • Advertising
  • Public Relations
  • Newspapers
  • Higher Education
  • Realtors
  • Cable Operators
  • Energy Suppliers
  • Television
  • Agriculture
  • Construction
  • Marketing
  • Wholesale/Retail

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We are hard working, down to earth people and you’ll find us easy to talk to because we like to listen. Even if you’re not sure where to begin, we can help guide you through your questions to identify a path to success.

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