Market Research

Project Overview

During this project, the Rizer will research and keep track of relevant trade shows, conferences, materail and other events that pertain to the industry for the next year. The research will also include potential buyers and overviews on how a relationship would work. The Rizer will also make recommendations of groups to join on social media, news sources, podcasts, and other forms of information within the industry. The information should be put together in a cohesive and easily filterable format. The Rizer should include events for minority and women-owned businesses with their research.


Ideal Student

The ideal Rizer is detail-oriented, a self-starter, and hard working. The Rizer must be patient as they conduct the research and utilize critical thinking skills to identify new information sources.


The Rizer will assist the growth of MVI MFG, a minority women-owned business, while developing their research and critical thinking skills. The Rizer’s research should be exhaustive and well-thought-out.

Timeline Detail

~10 hours a week