Earlier this year, BELD hired GreatBlue Research to conduct a comprehensive study of our residential customers to gain a deeper understanding into their perceptions of the utility and satisfaction with the services provided. GreatBlue conducted phone surveys among a random sampling of customers and collected digital surveys through BELD’s email database.
Concept plans for renovations to Simsbury's senior center call for accessibility upgrades and exterior repairs, among other improvements.
Raymond A. Giolitto, of Northeast Collaborative Architects, detailed draft plans for renovations at Eno Memorial Hall to the board of selectmen last month.
The outcome of this research enabled the Town of Danvers to clearly understand the key elements that affect quality of life in the Town, uncover opportunities to drive economic development and identify near-term strategies to increase business growth and likelihood to visit businesses in Danvers.
Customer data gathered through the alliance of Hometown Connections & GreatBlue Research is helping public power utilities deliver services their customers want and value.
When assessing customer satisfaction, it is important to remember that all customers are not alike — far from it, in fact. GreatBlue Research CEO Michael Vigeant explains how residential, commercial and industrial customers have different needs and expectations from their utility, with larger customers typically requiring more regular interactions with utility staffers.
These results reveal an opportunity for utilities to offer solar power to their customers, even if the utility cannot compete with the economic benefits of customer-sited solar.
To help municipal utilities, joint action agencies and other public power organizations meet the very specific needs of utility customers, Hometown Connections and GreatBlue Research, Inc. have partnered to provide market research services to members of the American Public Power Association.
Working with Connecticut-based market research firm Great Blue Research, Spencer Brenneman surveyed 150 B2B marketing executives who consider themselves ultimately responsible for or an expert on their organization's brand strategy.
Maintaining high system reliability and protecting the environment while having knowledgeable and courteous employees helped Kissimmee Utility Authority increase overall customer satisfaction in 2017, according to the results of a customer survey released today.
GreatBlue conducted commercial and residential customer satisfaction surveys for the Lodi Electric Utility in California. This article summarizes the results, as presented by CEO Michael Vigeant to Lodi Electric Utility, and expands on how the findings will help the utility moving forward.
Bridge.jobs, released findings of an independent study that demonstrates the importance internships have on hiring decisions but a relative lack of participation among local employers.
In an interview with Renee Molyneux of Michigan's Grand Haven Board of Light & Power, the manager shares what GHBLP learned through the work of the GreatBlue Research / Hometown Connections partnership.
The City of Hartford retained the services of GreatBlue Research to create the surveys and oversee and administer the business and residen- tial research process. The primary goal of this research study was to identify barriers to visitation, identify appealing aspects of a potential streetscape that would draw visitors, and ultimately identify what is necessary to increase the amount of busi- ness conducted in the Northeast Neighborhood.
Coastal SEES Collaborative Research: Coastal sustainability: A cross-site comparison of salt marsh persistence in response to sea-level rise and feedbacks from social adaptations is a multi-institutional, interdisciplinary, NSF-funded research project investigating changes in and people's perceptions of salt marshes.