“Ron is a very personable guy that has the knowledge and expertise to get people talking and sharing ideas."
Jim Pryor, CPRE | Director
Forsyth County Parks and Recreation Department
“Ron, your commitment to the park and recreation profession comes through with every engagement."
John R. Sefton, Jr., CPRP
Community Services Director
City of Peoria, Arizona
“Ron Vine has been conducting surveys for the Schaumburg Park District for over ten years. I would highly recommend Ron for conducting survey work for any recreation organization.”
Steve Burgess, Director of Finance and Administration
Schaumburg Park District, Illinois
“Ron is exceptional when it comes to developing public involvement processes that build trust and buy-in leading to implementation."
Mick Renneisen, Deputy Mayor, Former Administrator
Bloomington, Indiana Parks and Recreation Department
“Ron Vine’s Participant Survey Audit couldn’t have been a more perfect fit with one of our Strategic Plan’s core strategies to engage our customers."
Jeff Nehila, Executive Director
Deerfield Park District, Illinois
“Ron is always a pleasure to work with. Ron strongest attribute is his high integrity and moral compass. Thanks again Ron!”
Michael Kies, MBA, CPRE
Director of Recreation & Facilities
Hoffman Estates Park District
"Surveying my community brought out many truths and challenges about our city. Ron and his team were able to deliver the results and the right message necessary for my City Council to make informed decisions. Thank you for your expertise.”
Kirk Haines, Director
Avondale Parks, Recreation & Libraries
“Ron has mastered the skill to make people feel comfortable in sharing their opinions and has a keen ability to extrapolate details from those opinions to provide tangible suggestions that the agency can react to, plan for, and address accordingly."
Mike Adams, Executive Director
Woodridge Park District, Illinois
“I have worked with many consultants to administer a variety of surveys with a mix of results and must say that working with Ron Vine and Associates on the 2017 Arlington Heights Park District Resident Survey was the highlight of my survey career."
Patricia D. Klawitter
Training and Safety Specialist
Arlington Heights Park District
Ron Vine and Associates is the only firm in the country 100% focused on unleashing the full power and influence of your citizens’ voices in developing and sustaining their Vision for community parks, trails, recreation facilities and programs. During his career Ron has led more than 600 public involvement processes for parks and recreation master plans, strategic plans and to support improvements to current operations.
Guaranteed to Dramatically Improve Your Class, Program and Facility Participant Surveys
Working with Ron allowed us to streamline our evaluation process and not only gather and track results but ask the right questions. We can now compare our evaluation data per program area and district-wide with ease. Staff gained valuable insight from the Workshop. Definitely worth the investment
Sheavoun Lambillotte, CPRP, Executive Director
Geneva Park District, Illinois
For further information: Ron@ronvineandassociates.com or call 913-747-5524. Ron Vine and Associates, 14817 Fairway Circle, Leawood, Kansas 66224.