Nanos Research is one of North America’s premier research and strategy organizations. Since its founding in 1987, Nanos Research has helped corporations, government agencies and advocacy associations understand, chart and shape the public mood. Our reach is global and we apply the latest machine learning algorithms for exceptional insight. Today, Canada’s largest private broadcaster depends on Nanos Research as the official pollster of record for CTV News. Similarly, world-renowned Bloomberg News Service chose Nanos to conduct Bloomberg’s weekly Canadian consumer sentiment tracking, known as the Bloomberg Nanos Canadian Confidence Index. The Nanos Group of Companies includes Nanos Rutherford McKay & Co.(NRM) and Nanos dimap analytika. NRM is an affiliate of Nanos Research and Rutherford McKay Associates. Our service offerings are based on decades of professional experience and extensive research and include public acceptance and engagement, communications audits, and narrative development. Nanos dimap analytika, is our international joint venture which houses our advanced targeting capabilities integrating behavioral and sentiment data.

Company Culture

Nanos believes in team and client collaboration driven by the desire for our clients to succeed. As a Nanos client you will get direct, action oriented, data driven advice. We understand that our research and advice shape markets and influence decision-makers. Because our insight and research are presented in news organizations like Bloomberg News, The Wall Street Journal, The Economist, the BBC, The Guardian, Al Jazeera, The Globe and Mail and CTV News we understand the importance of the reliability and quality of our insight. The Nanos culture is about winning, quality of data, exceptional insight and a collaboratory partnership with our clients.

Causes We Support

The Nanos Team proactively embraces dialogue and reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples in Canada. This includes our pledge to Truth and Reconciliation and raising funds for an Indigenous Enriched Support Program School Mentoring Fund which supports the educational aspirations and success of Indigenous youth. Also, as a Past Chair, Board of Governors at Carleton University, Nik Nanos founded and championed the G. Stuart Adam Graduate Award in Journalism at the Carleton University School of Journalism. Nanos also has financially contributed and raised funds for the Commander Royal Canadian Navy Scholarship to an outstanding graduate student at the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs.