Beehive Research is pleased to announce the appointment of Rune Wennesland as Head of Operations. Wennesland, who formerly worked at Confirmit for over 7 years, has joined Beehive to provide expertise in utilising online software and managing the delivery of panel and research projects to clients.
Paul Kavanagh, Director of Beehive says, “Having Rune on board is fantastic news for Beehive and for our clients. Rune’s knowledge of online software and its application is one of the best in the industry”.
Wennesland’s main responsibilities will be split between consultancy, building customer panels and communities and managing Beehives outsourced research services and operations.
Kavanagh added, “Rune will also be spending some of his time developing our product offering. We are already working on an add-on to the Confirmit Reportal reporting module, which will enable existing users to build online reports with greater efficiency”.
“We will be expanding upon these products over the next six months and assessing where we can add value to online research users generally across the industry”.
Mark Pearson, Director and Founder – Creation Insight Ltd, and former Head of Brand and Customer Insights at Egg says, “In my time at Egg a key component of our insight and customer experience was delivered using the Confirmit online software. Rune was fundamental in helping turn our strategic intent into an actionable solution. We found it a pleasure to deal with someone who was so accommodating and creative in the solutions he delivered. I am sure Rune will be an asset at Beehive and their clients.”
Wennesland commented, “I was thrilled when Paul contacted me regarding this position. It is exiting to be providing an area of expertise that seems to be in demand in the marketplace. Developing and leading the operational side of Beehive Research is a great opportunity for me personally, and I am confident that that we will deliver top quality service and products to our clients”.