The Marketing Research Education Foundation (MREF), will be bestowing the Philanthropic Company of the Year award at the Marketing Research and Insight Excellence Awards – powered by Quirk’s. This award is given to a marketing research company that leads by example in the giving of time and financial resources in relation to the size of their organization.The Award Gala will be held Monday, November 18th at the Edison Ballroom in New York City. Nominations are open until July 31st – so let us know of companies you feel are deserving.