NEWS16 March 2010

Discovery grows 10% in 2009

Financials News UK

UK— Discovery Research has reported revenue up 10% last year to £2.83m, and profit up 40% to £228,000.

The company is planning to unite its various activities under the Discovery brand later this year; bringing the Discovery research business, viewing facility arm Spectrum and online qual business The Thinking Shed under one roof at a new location in central London.

Founder Ken Parker (pictured, with co-founder Trish Parker) said: “We enjoyed tremendous success in 2009 and now’s the time to make that investment work for us.”

The firm brought in new clients last year including DSGi, Kenwood and Barclaycard.