We subscribe to the CASRO Code of Standards and Ethics for Survey Research; and adhere to the codes of conduct of the following organizations: Council of American Survey Research Organizations (CASRO), American Marketing Association (AMA), American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR), The Advertising Research Foundation (ARF), Marketing Research Association (MRA), Council for Marketing and Opinion Research (CMOR), American Association of political Consultants (AAPC) and Your Opinion Counts (YOC). Bart has earned the Marketing Research Association’s designation of Professional Researcher Certification (PRC). PRC is an industry recognized standard which reflects the individual’s research expertise and experience. Continuing education is required to maintain the PRC designation. The MRA’s goal is to encourage high standards within the profession to raise competency, establish an objective measure of an individual's knowledge and proficiency and to encourage continued professional development.