Who We Are

R.A. Malatest & Associates Ltd. is a full-service research organization with in-house Computer Assisted Telephone/Web/Personal Interview (CATI/CAWI/CAPI) systems; in-house, professional focus group facilities; and state-of-the-art data scanning and analysis software. We have completed hundreds of research and evaluation projects for clients throughout Canada.

Founded in 1985, the Company is one of Canada's largest independently owned and operated research and evaluation firms. R.A Malatest & Associates Ltd. has a staff of approximately 65 professional researchers in offices in Victoria, Edmonton, Toronto, Ottawa and Halifax (Spring 2012). In 2011, the firm created a sister partnership with Malatest International – a New Zealand based evaluation and advisory firm (see for more details).

The firm is a Gold Seal member with the Marketing Research Intelligence Association (MRIA) and a proud supporter of the Canadian Evaluation Society (CES).

Mission Statement

Our firm's mission statement, developed in consultation with our staff, is as follows:

"R.A. Malatest & Associates Ltd. is a proactive, dynamic, progressive evaluation and market research organization that is always adding new capabilities and expertise to existing competitive advantages. We provide quality research that contributes to positive social and economic change."