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Qlarity Access Acquires Management Decisions, Inc.

Qlarity Access Acquires Management Decisions, Inc.

[Cuba, MO, October 27, 2023] Qlarity Access acquired Management Decisions, Inc. as of October 27, 2023. Management Decisions, Inc. and Qlarity Access have had a strategic partnership for the past 5 years. As owner of Management Decisions Lesa Bunce looks forward to new adventures, she entrusted the purchase of her company to Qlarity Access as a valued partner with the ability to deliver continuity to clients, as well as the same great service they’ve always received. 

Management Decisions, Inc., which is based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, has provided market research recruitment and data collection services to their clients for 70 years. Qlarity Access, based in Cuba, Missouri, has been in business for over 25 years, first as a telephone recruitment company, and now as a research logistics provider, servicing clients from project planning through execution. The strategic partnership that was formed 5 years ago to enable the companies to assist each other on projects and collaborate on solutions to business challenges and opportunities, especially through the disruption from the pandemic. 

"From the first discussion with Lesa about the potential acquisition she said that she wanted to look out for the research and her clients” says Colson Steber, Co-CEO of Qlarity Access. “We have a similar point of view on what matters most, which guides our business and makes us a natural fit for these clients."

Lesa will continue to stay on as an advisor and consultant to Colson Steber and Curtis Burrow, Co-Owners of Qlarity Access, for the next 18 months to ensure a smooth transition. Shelly Waltho will continue her role for the foreseeable future through the transition as well. 

About Qlarity Access: 

Qlarity Access is a research logistics company serving insights professionals and strategic consultants who use research to inform critical business decisions. With almost three decades of experience conducting studies in both the B2B and B2C space, we offer audience access, questionnaire design, project management, data collection, and custom logistics plans to help drive your business forward. Our proven process brings clarity to the execution of market research studies from initial strategy through recruiting and final delivery of outcomes.

For more information about Qlarity Access and its wide array of research logistic solutions, please visit

For questions, please contact: 
Colson Steber, Co-CEO,
Katie Taddei, Director of Marketing, 

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