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Management Research Group


  • Business and Professional Services
  • Management Consulting Services


EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 5/23/2018
Next Certification Due Date: 5/2/2024
Data Collected: HR, NON-HR

Swiss-U.S. Data Privacy Framework Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 5/23/2018
Next Certification Due Date: 5/2/2024
Data Collected: NON-HR

Purpose of Data Collection

MRG collects the following personal data categories: Name, email address, gender, race (where allowed by law), ethnicity, employer, and your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address. (MRG does not collect race or ethnicity data from residents of the European Union.) By entering personal data into MRG Sites or providing it to MRG (directly or indirectly through third parties), you agree to allow MRG to collect and use the data, including any conclusions or assessments derived therefrom, for the following purposes: a. To register you as an MRG client or assessment taker. b. To process and administer assessments. c. To communicate with you: We use personal data to communicate with you about MRG information and related opportunities. d. To conduct marketing and promotional activities. e. To process transactions: We use personal data to engage in interactions with you including to communicate with you about your registration status, payment, assessment information, and to process orders. f. To provide support or other services: We use personal data to provide you with support or other services that you have requested. We may use your data to respond directly to your requests for information, including registering for newsletters, registering as a consultant or test taker, registering for assessments, and any other specific requests you make directly of MRG or our authorized partners. We may pass your data along to the appropriate consultant to respond to your request. g. Information provided by you in an MRG assessment may be used for research, innovation, case studies, or commercial purposes (such as in speeches, articles, books, etc.) at our discretion. Your assessment data may be aggregated for research, norming, or comparison purposes. Your name and personal information will never be included in these materials. If you are being asked to complete one of MRG’s questionnaires, all information is collected, stored, and transmitted by MRG through our Assessment websites, Quest https://questv2.mrg.com . These websites are restricted access sites that allow our clients to manage their MRG-related projects and administer questionnaires. Data collected via these websites is used to create feedback reports for the purpose of individual and organizational development as well as data analysis and research to support strategic organizational development programs. MRG works solely with authorized partners (agents) who have been trained to facilitate feedback to individuals and organizations based on the results of MRG questionnaires. Your MRG authorized partner (agent), as designated by you or your company, will have access to the data you provide us in your questionnaire and may be involved in collecting, interpreting, and/or reporting on that data. h. To improve quality and facilitate use of our Sites. MRG may use your personal data, including the information gathered as a result of site navigation and electronic protocols and cookies, to help create and personalize website content, improve website quality, track marketing campaign responsiveness, evaluate page response rates, conduct usability testing, and facilitate your use of our Sites (for example, to facilitate navigation and the login process, enhance security, and preserve information between sessions).

Privacy Policy

HR Data

MRG (HR) Privacy Policy

MRG's Privacy Notice in regards to Employee Information

Effective Date: 1/1/2020
MRG HR Policy

MRG HR Policy (covers employee information)

Effective Date: 5/1/2023

Non-HR Data


Current published MRG Privacy policy.

Effective Date: 3/24/2023

Verification Method


Dispute Resolution

Questions or Complaints?

If you have a question or complaint regarding the covered data, please contact Management Research Group at:

Lida Hutchings
Management Research Group
14 York Street, Suite 301, Portland ME 04101
14 York Street, Suite 301
Portland, Maine 04101

Privacy Shield organizations must respond within 45 days of receiving a complaint.

If you have not received a timely or satisfactory response from Management Research Group to your question or complaint, please contact the independent recourse mechanism listed below

Appropriate statutory body with jurisdiction to investigate any claims against Management Research Group regarding possible unfair or deceptive practices and violations of laws or regulations covering privacy Federal Trade Commission