Mystery Researchers Grows Company with Second Acquisition in 2014

Mystery Researchers Grows Company with Second Acquisition in 2014

Atlanta, GA – Mystery Researchers ( announced today that it has acquired Beyond Hello of Madison, Wisconsin (

Mystery Researchers, industry leader in providing business intelligence, looks forward to integrating the mystery shopping expertise of Beyond Hello, a well-known provider of mystery shopping and other customer experience measurements for over 23 years.

In a staff announcement, Beyond Hello Owners Gary Godding and Christopher Warzynski expressed their excitement over the acquisition, “Merging the complementary services of these two companies and adding a stronger market research component represents a tremendous opportunity for our clients. We are confident that our very similar philosophies and business practices will be a comfortable fit for all parties and we anticipate a seamless transition.”

Mystery Researchers CEO, Lisa van Kesteren, responded with, “The Beyond Hello team has done an extraordinary job becoming a powerful force in the customer experience industry and we expect to continue that tradition, as well as utilize our combined expertise to further strengthen partnerships and programs that truly impact the business world that surrounds us. Our acquisition of Beyond Hello is a great step forward in not only our future, but the future of customer experience as a whole.”

Mr. Godding and Mr. Warzynski will continue their business relationship with Ms. van Kesteren as members of the Mystery Researchers’ board of directors.

Earlier this year, Mystery Researchers also acquired Insula Research of Columbus, Ohio (, specializing in on-site data collection.

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