Gongos Research’s Growth Extends into 2007

Nine New Appointments Expand Research and Programming Divisions

Auburn Hills, MI – June 4, 2007 – On the heels of Gongos Research’s record growth in 2006, president John Gongos today announced that the company has hired nine people since January 1st – seven newly created research positions, and two new programming positions. The appointments support the company’s rapid growth being driven by its technology-based research programs.

The following new research positions strengthen the company’s three client divisions: Consumer Products, Retail/Services, and Automotive/Powersports:

Kerstin Siemes Project Director Consumer Products

Kelly Jasper Project Director Retail/Services

Nicole Kusha Senior Project Coordinator Retail/Services

Julie Baghdoian Project Coordinator Retail/Services

Jennifer Logan Project Coordinator Consumer Products

Mitch Uyeda Project Coordinator Automotive/Powersports

Amanda Goodrich Project Coordinator Automotive/Powersports

Matt Castle and Kristopher Torry also join Gongos Research as Programmer/Analysts. Their appointments reinforce the company’s commitment to leverage technology to develop proprietary research applications that uncover deeper insights from consumers.

The company has immediate plans to hire three additional programmers to further support its platform Gongos i°Communities. As a research leader in online communities, Gongos Research provides a constant stream of consumer insights and data to clients through i°Communities.

“Technology is truly changing the way we do research,” said Gongos. “The day-to-day development and management of research-driven online communities requires dedicated and cohesive teams of programmers, and qualitative and quantitative researchers.”

“By continually seeking out talent and maintaining strong relationships with universities,” he added, “we’ve been successful in recruiting top performers who thrive in our company culture.”