NEWS19 September 2023

Boxclever makes two senior qualitative hires

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UK – Leeds-headquartered research agency Boxclever has appointed Emma Kirk and Taryn Needham as qualitative research directors.

emma kirk and taryn needham

Kirk (pictured, left), previously European vice-president of customer success at Behaviorally, has a background in qualitative research and business development in the UK and US.

Prior to joining Behaviorally in 2022, she held various client roles at Join the Dots (later InSites Consulting) and .

Needham (pictured, right) joins Boxclever from Basis Research, where she spent nine years as research director. She began her research career in Australia and has focused on qual for the past decade.

Needham’s experience lies in brand strategy and positioning, and strategic exploratory projects.

Claire Boorman, director and co-founder, Boxclever, said: "We are delighted to welcome Taryn and Emma to the team. Their arrival comes at an exciting time for Boxclever as the company continues to grow and expand. Both Taryn and Emma bring unique skill sets and experiences that align perfectly with Boxclever’s mission."