About Quorus

About Quotus

Quorus Consulting Group Inc. is a Canadian market research consulting company with expertise in both qualitative and quantitative research.  Quorus provides design, execution and reporting services to public, private and not-for-profit sector clients. 




Rick Nadeau is the President and founder of Quorus Consulting Group.  Since 1994, he has a long and rich history of conducting research in Canada. His experience spans every level of the market research supplier spectrum, starting as an interviewer upon graduating from university to leading a strong practice as Vice President at Harris-Decima.  The breadth of experience he has gained during these years has made him a valuable researcher in a variety of fields and disciplines.  Examples include:

  • Effective April 1, 2010, Quorus Consulting has qualified under the Government of Canada Standing Offer for Public Opinion Research. Quorus has qualified for both quantitative and qualitative research studies as well as hybrid projects.
  • Rick has conducted research in the technology, telecommunications, new media and broadcasting sphere for a wide variety of Canada’s leading companies, associations, and Government departments.  The media recognizes his expertise and often interviews him on trends and new developments in these industries.  He has also spoken at various industry conferences.

For quantitative studies, clients can count on Rick to oversee methodology formulation, questionnaire design, data collection, analysis, reporting and presentation of survey results.  For qualitative studies, Rick can apply his skills as a focus group moderator and executive interviewer to develop the moderation guide, the recruitment screener, moderate both English and French sessions and deliver an insightful research report.

His many years of experience in market research in combination with his educational background allow him to provide clients with the direction and insight required to ensure a successful and actionable market research project. 

Rick holds a Bachelor in Economics from the University of Ottawa and an M.B.A. from Queen’s University and is fluently bilingual.

Contact Rick via e-mail or call (613) 837-4064 to brainstorm a research project you are considering or to submit an RFP.