Welcome to Reveille, a provider of custom planning, design, and economic development services. Founded in 1998, Reveille has evolved into a consortium of professionals that practice in fields geared toward making our planned and built environments more sustainable, prosperous, and enjoyable.
We Plan with Economic Development in Mind...
Our practical knowledge in both the planning and economic development realms have helped our communities in creating and retain jobs, and in obtaining grants and other funding resources necessary with Plan Implementation.
We Bring Your Plan to Life…
The near century of combined experience aids tremendously in minimizing the plans we develop from “sitting on the shelf”. We tactfully recommend only the most effective and cost-effective implementation tools for your officials to pursue. Beyond the completion of the Plan, our team helps a community strategize on how to best pursue various funding sources and partnerships to begin the implementation portion of the Plan. Our Team has assisted clients and communities secure over $100 Million in grants/loans and partnerships to bring projects to life.
Vast Experience in the Public Forum…
Our Team has countless hours of interviewing and surveying the most world’s most diverse audiences. We understand the importance of understanding the environs we plan. Not only will we survey your community, but we’ll embrace every level of human activity in your community, from attending community events to public meetings. This level of interaction is absolutely needed for an innovative plan to be adopted and implemented.
In the last 20 years, Glenn has been immersed in almost every aspect of community development, from developing plans for large suburban counties and assisting Fortune 500 companies with economic incentives to developing zoning resolutions for small rural townships, and everything in between. A decorated combat veteran, Glenn is a member of several boards and organizations including the American Institute of Certified Planners, The GIS Certification Institute, and the International Economic Development Council.
He is currently the economic development consultant for a variety of cities in Ohio. His unconventional approach to planning and embracing the public has been touted by many as a fresh new perspective that’s much needed in the profession. He holds two degrees, including Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Bowling Green University and is triple certified in planning, GIS, and economic development finance.
Over 30 years of experience in planning and zoning the public realm, most recently as the former director of the Toledo Lucas County Planning Commissions serving population of 455,000. At Reveille, Tom’s leadership is responsible for technical assistance for a variety of planning and community/economic development services that Reveille provides to local governments, including assistance in developing comprehensive plans and zoning.
Mr. Lemon assists organizations and other entities in facilitating their strategic plans and initiatives, and currently is an advisor to the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP). He holds a Master of City and Regional Planning (MCP) from The Ohio State University, and a Bachelor’s degree in business from Michigan State University.
Tom’s leadership is critical is providing guidance to many of Reveille’s clients in the economic development realm. Tom has over 30 years of applied economic development experience. As the executive director of the Wood County Economic Development Commission, he was responsible for attracting more than $3 billion in private sector industrial investment, creating or retaining more than 7,000 jobs in a rural county with a population of 120,000. These accomplishments were recognized by the Ohio Development Association with their prestigious “Red Carnation Award,” and by Moody’s Investors’ Services through elevating the county bond rating from A to AA. He has worked closely with the Ohio Governor’s Office, Ohio Department of Development, and Ohio regional economic development groups in trade missions to: Canada, Japan, Germany, France, and the United Kingdom.
Tom holds two degrees, including a Master’s degree in economics and geography. He is also a graduate of the University of Oklahoma’s Economic Development Institute and is a member of several national economic development organizations. He is the past president of NORED, a 10-county regional economic development group, and most recently assisted Fulton County, Ohio in the formation of the Fulton County Economic Development Corporation.
A few examples of some recent projects at Reveille. We take pride in all the work we do.
MORE WORK BY REVEILLE
Take a look through our past projects to see how Reveille has helped others over the years.
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