Managing Director Abid Naser has his sights firmly set on the company’s long-term strategy of scaling the business into international markets, by expanding multi-language features and growing its global user base.
He believes Tewkesbury is the perfect location to help him achieve his goals. Abid says: “SmartSurvey is proud to be part of the Tewkesbury and wider Gloucestershire business community."
“The team here at SmartSurvey wholeheartedly believe the technology sector can thrive and scale from Gloucestershire, just as well as it could from London."
He adds: “Tewkesbury is a central and convenient home base for SmartSurvey - with London, the Midlands, the south west and the north all easily accessible from convenient motorway links.”
SmartSurvey, is the flagship product of Smartline International Ltd, originally founded as a web development and design company by Abid in 2003. In 2009, Abid was awarded the FSB (Federation of Small Businesses) Business Star Award.
SmartSurvey was launched in 2010 in response to customer demand. The integrated survey product allows customers to directly reach the people whose opinions matter the most. SmartSurvey helps users cut through the noise of social media and the confusion of raw data to come up with an accurate picture of their target customer, their next business opportunity or to better understand their target market.
The company provides expert support to hundreds of universities, colleges and schools, numerous government departments, NHS hospitals, police forces and local councils, as well as some of the world’s leading brands across all sectors. Registered under the Data Protection Act, the company is trusted by a multitude of organisations to store data securely on UK-based servers.
In December 2014, SmartSurvey, was named as one of the UK’s top 100 digital businesses after being selected to attend the first-ever summit of a new global network called ‘D5 London’, hosted by the Duke of York at Buckingham Palace. The event, attended by some of the most digitally advanced governments in the world, showcased only the very brightest digital companies and Smart Survey was chosen because of its status as a Government G-Cloud approved supplier.