Chase Less and Win More

ROI Research on Investment is the global leader in lead generation and investment attraction, having worked with over 450 global economic development organizations.

In 2017, we took a bold step into the world of artificial intelligence with the launch of, the business intelligence platform that scores companies based on their likelihood to expand.

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What We Offer

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Lead Generation

ROI connects you to growth companies primed for expansion to your jurisdiction.


Business Retention & Expansion

We monitor companies in your jurisdiction that are expanding so that you can keep those businesses in town.


In-Market Representation

 Our global economic development team can meet with companies on your behalf in order to qualify and nurture investment opportunities until your team is ready to take them on.


Trade shows & Events

Attending a trade show and want to maximize your time there? We'll survey participants and identify the ones that may be expanding to your jurisdiction and set up an introductory meeting on your behalf.


Targeting Strategy

You need to focus your attraction efforts on the markets and industries that matter. Our team of PhD Economists are pros at benchmark assessment, cluster growth hot spots and cluster analysis to help you win more projects.

What our Clients are Saying

“The ROI team organized a mission to Europe and I couldn’t have asked for better results! The meetings were all aligned with the priority growth sectors for our region, with strong potential for cultivating meaningful relationships, leading to on-site visits and optimal project successes”.

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Eric Miller
VP Economic Development

“With we can quickly and reliably aggregate data from industry trends to VC funding activity and the most up-to-date company news. The intuitive user interface and great set of features have made it a go-to resource for our team and the customer support is awesome


Jason Giulietti
VP Economic Development

“The ROI team is extremely client-focused and collaborative. They really listen to the brief and respect deadline. We are very satisfied with the Information generated by their work and research. These high-caliber results will have a very positive impact on our food FDI work in the Americas.”

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Kelly Spillane
VP Enterprise Ireland

What Makes Us Different

We combine cutting-edge technology with talented people to identify and engage with companies primed for expansion.

  • Cutting edge technology & big data uses artificial intelligence to identify early signals of corporate growth to surface expanding companies.
  • Experienced research team
    Our team has over 300 years of combined experience in AI and economic development to help you attract more job-creating investment.
  • Best-in-class intelligence
    Our proprietary data includes profiles on over 9 million corporate establishments, 900 industries and 20,000 heat maps developed to help you attract the best possible investment projects.

Contact Us

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Head office:
416 De Maisonneuve Blvd West, Suite 1000
Montreal, Qc, H3A 1L2

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