Education


 
Ohio State University, Scott Hall: Capital Project Planning - Envision Strategies; Foodservice Design - Ricca Design Studios; Architecture – HKS HADP Studio

Ohio State University, Scott Hall: Capital Project Planning - Envision Strategies; Foodservice Design - Ricca Design Studios; Architecture – HKS HADP Studio

Envision Strategies helps colleges, universities, preparatory, and K-12 schools position their dining and hospitality programs to provide excellence in environments that foster engagement and encourage community.  We work in all aspects of education dining, including retail dining, residential dining, catering services, athlete dining, and concessions.

 

"Our experiences with Envision Strategies have helped us realize the need for an outside perspective on the growth, efficiency and logistics of our food service operations... We have lofty goals but working with the Envision team has allowed us to realize them and set new heights for strategic improvement. They understand the higher education atmosphere and the need for continued improvement to the bottom line." 

Greg Minner, Director of Dining Services - Purdue University


Services

  • Market Research
  • Program Review and Assessment
  • Master Planning
  • Retail Dining Strategy and Brand Placement
  • Operations Analysis
  • Meal Plan Development and Modeling
  • Marketing and Communications Strategies
  • Central Production Analysis and Commissary Feasibility
  • Capital Project Planning
  • Self-Operation vs. Outsourcing Analysis
  • Service Provider RFPs and Contracting
 

Examples of Our Work

  • University of California, Riverside (Market Research, Master Planning, Capital Project Planning)
  • Babson College (Service Provider RFP and Contracting, Transition Management)
  • Kansas State University (Retail Dining Strategy, Capital Project Planning)
  • Yale University (Commissary Feasibility, Capital Project Planning)
  • University of Michigan (Market Research, Master Planning)
  • Minnesota State Universities (Market Research, Program Review and Assessment, Service Provider RFP and Contracting, and Transition Support for multiple campuses)
  • Purdue University (Self Operation vs. Outsourcing Analysis)
  • Westchester Community College (Program Review and Assessment)
  • St. Lawrence University (Meal Plan Analysis)