On a personal level, working with Julie is always highly rewarding. As well as being friendly, professional and insightful, she always strives to identify and carry out the specific research that will produce the best result for her client.
Julie is always available for questions, and more than willing to think outside the box to meet particular needs and expectations.Marketing Manager,Educational Institution
When we want to test some new thinking and enrich it further, its simple, we speak to Julie about it.
Working with Nitty Gritty has unearthed a whole series of possibilities that we had not at all considered and would not have had the wherewithal to head down that path. I’m sure about that.
Its rewarding to get so much more than you expected from the work.Innovation and Insights Director,Property services group
Julie Houston has been involved with St Michael’s for over a decade. In that time, she designed two major market research programs for the School, each featuring significant qualitative and quantitative research and analysis. She also presented research results to the School’s Board together with an invaluable insights into Melbourne’s complex educational market.
She has also been most helpful in providing professional advice and expertise in designing in-house research and customer surveys , as well as assisted in preparing marketing analysis and presentations.
The School has gained much from our fruitful partnership with her.Bo Rutecki,St Michael's Grammar
We have had an ongoing partnership which has transcended many changes in our department. Julie has been the stable rock of information to turn to when we needed to update or backtrack on information. She has patiently and attentively driven our projects forward amongst massive organisational change.Social marketing program manager,Victorian Government Department
“We have successfully worked with Nitty Gritty to develop a new ways of engaging visitors with the best information about our city.
Over a 12 month period we gained many valuable insights about how and what information our visitors are seeking across different platforms.
We have used the research findings to drive elements of our new visitor information programs and have widely shared the findings across the industry
Overall, we are extremely pleased with what Nitty Gritty has delivered; it is well above what we had anticipated”Information Services,Local council