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Key Note’s research and analysis is carried out by our team of industry experts, using only the most reliable sources. Statistics are examined and verified to ensure complete accuracy so users have total confidence in our analysis. Our stringent guidelines, which ensure we fact check every statistic and finding at least three times, mean you can make crucial decisions based on confirmed facts, providing you with the security you need in today’s variable economic climate.
Michael Englefield – Lead Writer
Michael joined Key Note in October 2010 and specialises in producing our range of financial titles. He is one of a team of writers who analyse the key aspects of their markets including recent market developments, the activities of key industry players, socio-demographic trends, and the political, economic, social, technological, environmental and legislative (PESTEL) factors affecting the industry. This allows us to provide a well-sourced and reliable market size, as well as projections for the coming 5 years.
Cecelia Nyahunzvi - Business Analyst
Cecelia joined Key Note in 2011, starting with a role in Finance before moving over to become a Business Analyst. Her accounting background has played an important part in her current role, where she is involved in the analytical processes which provide our users with the ability to compare, contrast and analyse the financial performance of leading companies in key industry sectors within the UK.
Phillippa Smith – Editorial Manager
Phillippa has been at Key Note for 24 years, giving her a wealth of experience in the provision of business information. As Editorial Manager, she heads up the company’s team of writers, analysts and editors, and oversees the content and development of the report range. She is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the editorial team, commissioning and co-ordinating the range of reports on a monthly and yearly basis, managing schedules and budgets, monitoring production and performance, ensuring that our reports are published within deadline and according to budget, and making sure that the team provide our clients with reports that are of the highest quality and relevance.
Katie Hughes – Senior Editor
Katie joined Key Note in 2007 and is the Senior Editor within the editorial department, assisting the Editorial Manager and working with a team of editors to publish Key Note’s Market Research reports. In preparing reports for publication, the editors ensure their quality (adhering to the company's ART process for producing reports), implement house style, create graphics, liaise with the respective writers regarding queries, identify data for copyright approval and make any necessary amendments, and proofread each other’s reports at final check. After making any final amendments and checking all copyright material has been addressed, the reports are then uploaded to the website. Following publication, the editors produce post-print material to aid the sales team, in addition to editing press releases and blogs, etc., and assisting with editing copy for other departments.