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Info-Tech Research Group Overview

London, ON
501 to 1000 employees
1997
Company - Private
IT Services
$50 to $100 million (CAD) per year
We help CIOs achieve what they want most: measurable results.

Info-Tech Research Group is the world’s fastest growing IT research and advisory company, proudly serving over 30,000 Information Technology professionals. We produce unbiased and ... Read more

Mission: Info-Tech Research group will grow to become the largest research firm across the industry by providing unprecedented value to our clients.

Company Updates

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Info-Tech Research Group – Why Work With Us?


A unique employee experience:

Our biggest perk is working with high performing A-players!  However, here are some of the other things we offer:

  • Employee reward & recognition programs e.g. President's Club and Chairman's Club, X-Factor, Service Awards
  • Learning & development programs, e.g. Scholarship Program and a generous External Training & Development Program
  • Internal training programs, e.g. New Manager Training
  • Onsite gym & games room
  • Unique working environments, e.g. our historical Toronto Masonic Temple
  • Additional time off incentives, e.g. summer hours and soft close
  • Annual themed events, e.g. charitable giving
  • Access to robust IT & HR online research library
  • Lunch & Learn Sessions
  • Fresh fruit, tea, and coffee on the house

Employee Awards

We hire great people and we celebrate what they do.  Each July, we recognize our annual top performers throughout the business, across all departments from Sales Operations to Research and Consulting.  Team members are recognized for 'living our values' and their outstanding achievements.  This year's winners included individuals who have been with Info-Tech Research Group since its launch all the way to our highest performing new graduates.

 

Health Benefits

  • Medical
  • Drug
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Life & Dependent Insurance
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
  • Travel

Work / Life Benefits

  • Friendly & fun working environment (on-site video games, pool tables, patio, golf simulator, etc.)
  • Yoga Sessions
  • Gym - in-house as well as membership discounts for Goodlife

Financial Benefits

  • Competitive wages
  • Referral bonuses
  • Pregnancy Leave Top Up Program

Time Off Benefits

  • Vacation
  • Personal / Sick Days

Our Core Values:

  • Deliver Extraordinary Value: Focus on creating amazing value for our clients.
  • Expect Excellence:  Deliver on our promises; collaborate with and motivate each other.
  • Act with Integrity:  Treat everybody with respect and inspire the freedom to challenge conventional thinking.
  • Get Things Done:  Maintain the highest level of energy and urgency.
  • Enjoy the Work We Do:  Take the time to understand not only what to do, but why you are doing it.

Info-Tech Research Group is in an exciting period of of growth and we are looking for talented, passionate professionals with a thirst for ongoing learning and a curious mind.  Come join our team!

We invest in our teams' development, and champion their growth.
 
Our employees have told us that the number one driver of their engagement is learning and development.  We want our people to find a career path that they love, and one where they can grow an exciting and rewarding career with us.  That's why we have invested in hundreds of hours of traning, coaching and development programs for our people to leverage their strengths and fuel their passions every day.
 
Having a plan for our employees to grow and develop within their careers is incredibly important.  We encourage our employees to set development goals with support of their manager, and to revisit them often.  ITRG-U, our online Learning Management system, has numerous courses on core product training and is expanding to offer onboarding courses for each department as well.
 
We offer a generous learning and development budget per employee, and we also have a scholarship program that provides additional funding to pursue advanced training.  In short, there is no end to your learning possibilities!
 
 
 
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Info-Tech Research Group Reviews

  • "Great company"

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    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Commercial Director in London, ON
    Current Employee - Commercial Director in London, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Info-Tech Research Group full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    -Great opportunities for personal and professional growth
    -Really fun environment
    -Great upper management who really care about you
    -Awesome product that fairs well against Gartner
    -Joel, the CEO and owner, is easily the best CEO of any company in London

    Cons

    -All rapidly growing companies face growing pains at first, but these minor issues are being worked on

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Info-Tech Research Group Photos

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Info-Tech Research Group Interviews

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    Commercial Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, ON
    No Offer
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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 weeks. I interviewed at Info-Tech Research Group (London, ON) in August 2019.

    Interview

    Chronological overview of resume, from university to present employment. Focus on roles, responsibilities, and results. Two experiences sales managers were also able to answer many of my questions in depth.

    Interview Questions

    • What was your least favourite thing about your last job?   1 Answer
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Info-Tech Research Group Awards & Accolades

  • Best Workplaces in Canada (50-999 Employees), Great Place to Work Institute, 2013
  • Best Workplaces in Canada (50-999 Employees), Great Place to Work Institute, 2012
  • Best Workplaces in Canada, Great Place to Work Institute, 2009
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