Press Release

GMO Research Signs a Strategic Partnership with U.S.-Based SurveyMonkey Japan survey programmers will now be able to use SurveyMonkey’s Services


GMO Research, Inc. (HQ: Tokyo, Japan; Shinichi Hosokawa, CEO), hereby referred to as GMO Research, and SurveyMonkey (HQ: California, USA; Dave Goldberg, CEO) has signed a strategic partnership agreement.

【Partnership Background】
GMO Research has been providing researchers with access “From Asia to the World.” With the use of Confirmit’s advanced survey system, over 4,000 surveys have been conducted per year making GMO Research the top Confirmit user in Asia. With the use of SurveyMonkey, regardless of their skill level, survey programmers will now be able to create and provide surveys for online research.

【Partnership Purpose】
1.Provide High Quality Surveys with Ease
 SurveyMonkey’s user friendly system will now be available in Japan. First time users will benefit from SurveyMonkey’s modern, secure and globally renowned services.

2.Panelists can Easily be Targeted through Cloud Panel
 Panelists in Japan (2.8M panelists), China (1.3M panelists), and Vietnam (8,000 panelists) can be targeted using Cloud Panel’s high quality Panel Platform.

【Partnership Detail】
The partnership between SurveyMonkey services and GMO Research’s panel will make it easy to create and take surveys to get the insights businesses need to make better business choices. Surveys can be conducted in Japan and other Asian countries.

About Survey Monkey

SurveyMonkey is the world’s largest survey company, with over 1.5 million survey responses every day. SurveyMonkey has revolutionized the way people give and take feedback, making it accessible, easy and affordable for everyone. The company was founded in 1999 with a focus on helping people make better decisions, and has built technology based on over 10 years of experience in survey methodology and web development.

Customers include 99% of the Fortune 500, academic institutions, organizations and neighborhood soccer leagues everywhere.

The company has over 100 employees throughout the United States and Europe, with headquarters in Palo Alto, CA. For more information, visit

About GMO Research

With panelists in Japan (2.8M), China (1.3M), and Vietnam (8,000 panelists), GMO Research provides research solutions in Japan as well as in other parts of Asia.

GMO Research strives to strengthen its relationship with the global research industries through its research platform, also supporting Japanese companies to expand globally.


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