Fran Blythe

Research Manager

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Areas of expertise:

  • Mixed methodology research design
  • Qualitative research, particularly ethnography
  • Research for branding and advertising

Fran is an experienced researcher specialising in mixed qualitative and quantitative methodologies.
Before joining The Audience Agency Fran led research for the higher education market for a commercial integrated marketing agency, and prior to that was the marketer for the multi-disciplinary outdoor arts programme at MediaCityUK, Quays Culture.

Recent work includes leading on the research and testing for Southampton Solent University’s global rebrand, and brand perceptions and tracking for a variety of higher education clients.

Fran has her first degree in Photography from Manchester Metropolitan University, and a Masters degree in Fine Art. Fran is a trained researcher and is a member of the Market Research Society.