Focuscope, Inc has been an integral part of the Chicagoland market research community since 1980. We currently offer three locations, Oak Park, IL our flagship, Chicago, IL our cutting edge facility , 2 blocks from Michigan Ave and Oak Brook, our newest and largest to date.
We are proud that we are consistently rated one of the world’s best facilities by Impulse Survey.
Please take time to tour our facilities in person.
We are a committed and actively involved member of the First Choice Facilities Group. Our decades of experience working with similar nationwide market research companies combined with the members of First Choice Facilities gives us the ability to manage field projects in ways that you have never seen before. We will coordinate and manage as little or as much support as needed. Our experienced team offers national coverage and exceptional knowledge in all the techniques and processes that make market research a vital part of your project’s development.
Kevin Rooney grew up “in the business” as the son of Focuscope founder Ann Rooney. Kevin has been instrumental in raising Focuscope to a key player in the market research field since graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. He is actively involved with the Marketing Research Association (MRA) and First Choice Facilities on local and national levels. On a personal level, Kevin stays involved in the community as a board member for the Mercy Home for Boys and Girls. He can also be heard rooting loudly for the Chicago White Sox and Green Bay Packers.
Director, Project Management
Nancy Anthony joined Focuscope in 2000 as a Project Manager and now serves as the Director of Project Management. Prior to joining Focuscope, Nancy spent 16 years in market research. She has held a variety of positions including recruiter, hostess, project manager, facility manager and field director. Nancy quotes, “I am honored to be associated with Focuscope, a highly respected market research firm. I am proud to work together with Kevin Rooney, who maintains a reputation for superior work ethics, uncompromising integrity and a genuine commitment to his clients.” You can find Nancy cheering on the Chicago Cubs and the Chicago Bears.
Sarah Barrett has been a member of the Focuscope Team since 1998. Sarah’s roles as recruiter, phone room supervisor and quality control specialist at Focuscope have given her valuable expertise in her current position as a Project Manager. She enjoys challenging projects and creative problem solving. Outside of the work environment, Sarah can be found spending time with her large extended family, cheering on the Chicago White Sox and playing outdoors with her goofy puppy.
Brian has been working at Focuscope as a Project Manager since receiving his Bachelors of Arts in Marketing and Management from St. Ambrose University. He appreciates meeting new clients and being involved in the many stages of market research projects. Brian strives to continue learning about the market research industry by staying up-to-date with the newest techniques and technological advancements. If he is not at work, he is out watching the White Sox or Green Bay Packers. He also volunteers at Mercy Home for Boys and Girls as a member of their Junior Board Committee.
Colleen received her Bachelor’s degree in Hotel, Restaurant and Institution Management from Iowa State University. As our newest addition to the team, Colleen continues to work closely with clients to ensure the success of each project she works on. In her free time, you can find Colleen exploring the newest Chicago restaurants or running along the lake.