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Knowledge Networks Overview

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Palo Alto, CA
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Business Services
$50 to $100 million (USD) per year
Which is more appealing: consumer information or consumer knowledge? Knowledge Networks peddles the latter. The company combines a variety of market research services, including survey design, information analysis, and data collection to produce syndicated reports and custom ... Read more

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Simon P. Kooyman
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  • "Talented team and moderate growth"

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    Former Employee - Director in Palo Alto, CA
    Former Employee - Director in Palo Alto, CA
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    I worked at Knowledge Networks (More than a year)


    Knowledge Networks (acquired by GfK in 2012) was mid-size at the time of acquisition, about 140 people. In general, the quality of staff was strong with good teamwork.
    Most of the managers tried to strike a respectable work-life balance.
    Get to learn new things.


    Tight budgets meant pay increases were below normal for SF Bay Area or NYC area.
    A few acquisitions that never seemed to make sense or fit into the broader business.

    Advice to Management

    Management steadily improved over my years with the company. No major recommendations. The acquisition by GfK had to happen, but did destroy the good family atmosphere that KN had developed.

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