NEWS3 July 2023

DRG adds Finnon to board; Panelbase makes hire and promotion

News People UK

UK – Northumberland-based insight agency DRG (Dipsticks Research Group) has appointed Eleanor Finnon to its board of directors, effective immediately, while sister business Panelbase has announced an appointment and a promotion within its client team. 

Eleanor Finnon

Finnon (pictured) joined the company as research director in February 2022.

Paul Wealleans, managing director, DRG and Panelbase, said: “We are delighted to welcome Eleanor to our board of directors. Since joining, she has proven to be a valuable asset to our staff and clients, driving innovation across the business. She plays a crucial role in our future growth plans.”

Additionally, DRG’s sister agency, online panel business Panelbase has appointed Tim Raglan, the son of DRG founders John and Fiona Raglan, as client account manager, based in London.

The company has also promoted Gary Chow to client services director.

Wealleans said: “Tim’s proactive and energetic approach to client service will be a real asset as we pursue our growth objectives.

 “Gary has become an expert in helping clients with their sample and full-service research requirements. In his new role, he’ll have a greater emphasis on client relationship building. Gary’s promotion is richly deserved.”