The Canvass Team

Alexis Roitman, Managing Director

B.Com, LL.B(Hons)(Qld), LL.M(Lond), Grad. Dip. Psych (Syd)

Alexis Roitman has extensive corporate affairs and public affairs experience with corporate, industry association and NGO clients.

Alexis undertakes organisational reviews and strategic planning and conducts stakeholder and business to business research to support commercial decisions, policy formation and communications objectives.

She works with a range of qualitative and quantitative methodologies from focus groups, elite interviews and affinity groups to online surveys and Canvass Polls.

She has international experience across a wide range of sectors, including professional services, food and drink, sustainable forestry, education, tourism, health & general insurance, media, infrastructure, engineering and financial services.

She has a deep understanding of industry association management and interim/change management.

Previously, Alexis held senior positions in a number of national industry lobby groups, peak bodies and the public affairs division of a major international market research firm.

She was responsible for Public Affairs and Crisis Communications for the subsidiary of a major ASX-listed corporate.

Dr. Phil Emerson

BSc.(Hons, Psych), PhD, AMSRS Member, QPMR

Phil Emerson has worked across market research and academia throughout his  30 year career, focusing on quantitative research projects and methods.

Specialising in mathematical modelling and multivariate analysis, Phil advises clients on new quantitative research systems and techniques to provide significant competitive advantage.

His recent work has focused on truly engaging respondents by developing new online survey technology. Previously, he worked both as a Senior Lecturer at UTS and the Macquarie Graduate School of Management and with major corporates.

John Hughes

BA (Hons, Psych), Grad.Dip.Mkting, AMSRS Member, QPMR

John Hughes has extensive experience in market research and brand management, as well as in technology and systems.

John manages research operations for a range of complex, multi-format projects, including qualitative and quantitative research for industry tracking studies, campaigns and polling.

Bespoke Creative

Bespoke Creative is a boutique graphic design studio with experience in both the public and private sector.

Bespoke specialises in document and publication design, signage, corporate identity creation, branding and custom websites. Working with both large and small organisations and on campaigns, Bespoke takes a brief from concept through to finished art.

On high pressure campaigns, Bespoke principal Kasia Froncek works alongside Canvass clients every step of the way to communicate research findings in compelling formats to appeal to target audiences.