About us.

Over 30 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE SUPPORTING BUSINESSES LIKE YOURS

BARE International was born from the need for mystery customer research at the national and global level. Today, we work as one of the largest independent provider of customer experience research and design, data analytics for companies worldwide.

Since 1987, we have built our reputation on innovation, ethics, and seamless client service management. BARE International is a family-owned business with global capabilities. BARE is headquartered in the Washington, D.C. suburb of Fairfax, Virginia with ten offices around the world. On any given day, BARE International is doing research for clients in more than 150 countries, completing more than 50,000 evaluations each month.

Why Choose BARE?

Your business challenges are unique. Our proven success across industry categories stems from asking the right questions to help you address the challenges you face every day. Each solution we offer is customized to meet your needs, providing actionable feedback to help you make critical business decisions. We treat you the way you want to treat your own customers, providing a dedicated project team to give you the attention you deserve and an infrastructure spanning the globe to provide the resources you need to understand your customers’ experiences.

  • Customized Research Solutions
  • Dedicated Project Team
  • Global Capabilities
  • Insightful & Actionable BI reports
  • One-stop & Visualized Dashboard

Industries we serve.

  • Automotive

  • Education

  • Electronics

  • Financial

  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)

  • Gaming

  • Hospitality

  • Health & Wellness

  • Housing

  • Insurance

  • Luxury

  • Energy & Fuel

  • Restaurant

  • Retail

  • And More...

Our Global Executive Team.

Our business literally revolves around people, so selecting the best talents has always been at the core of our approach to delivering the results our clients require. Meet our global leadership below.

150 Countries

around the world

500,000+ Evaluators

global field force

Dale

Dale

CEO
Mike

Mike

President
Guy

Guy

Executive Vice President
Jason

Jason

Global Vice President
Maggie

Maggie

Chief Financial Officer
Peter

Peter

Chief Technology Officer
 

OUR REGIONAL EXECUTIVE TEAM.

Since 2006, BARE China has been dedicated to selecting and cultivating excellent talents. The executive team and support team of BARE China have sufficient operational experience in the customer experience industry and will continue to provide professional services to BARE’s honored clients.

Klan

Klan

General Manager
Grace

Grace

Operations Manager
Haze

Haze

Finance Manager
Isabella

Isabella

Marketing Manager
Lucy

Lucy

HR Manager
 

OUR REGIONAL SUPPORT TEAM.

Cheri

Cheri

Executive Assistant
Ash

Ash

Key Account Manager
Sijian

Sijian

Business Intelligence Manager
Lois

Lois

Project Manager
Kimi

Kimi

Project Manager

Our History.

  • 1987

    BARE International founded by Mike and Dale Bare in Fairfax, Virginia

  • 1997

    President Mike Bare co-founds the Mystery Shopping Providers Association

  • 2001

    First overseas office opens in Antwerp, Belgium

  • 2005

    India office opens in Mumbai, India

  • 2005

    South America office opens in Sao Paulo, Brazil

  • 2006

    Offices open in Shanghai, China and Hong Kong

  • 2008

    BARE International earns a spot on the INC. 5000 list two years in a row (2007-2008)

  • 2009

    South America office opens in Las Condes, Chile

  • 2011

    Second European office opens in Budapest, Hungary

  • 2012

    Singapore office opens

  • 2012

    Diversity Business Award Winner (2011-2014) for top 50 women-owned businesses in America

  • 2013

    BARE International again earns a spot on the INC. 5000 list for outstanding revenue growth

  • 2015

    Office opens in Mexico City, Mexico

  • 2015

    Second India office opens in Bangalore

  • 2016

    BARE is operating in 150 countries, completing more than 50,000 audits per month

  • 2016

    CEO Dale Bare receives Future50 Award for Washington, D.C. from Smart CEO magazine

  • 2020

    MSPA awards BARE International the highest honor of “Elite” six years in a row (2015, 2016, 2017,2018,2019,2020)

OVER 30 YEARS OF STAYING POWER

In 2017 BARE International Celebrates its 30th Anniversary of Revealing the True Nature of Businesses Like Yours.

Awards & Accreditations.

Affiliations.

INTERESTED IN BECOMING PART OF OUR TEAM?

We are always on the lookout for talented people to join us.