In 1999, Tom Hillgrove founded Rink Management Services. It is now one of the country’s most successful – and largest – ice rink management companies, with facilities covering the whole country. Due to the company's success in the ice rink industry, Rink Management Services now handles all types of recreation facilities from sports complexes to turf fields to aquatic centers.
The company continues to grow and believes strongly in developing and promoting talent from within. Our employees are our strongest asset, and provide depth and knowledge to the industry.
We’ve assembled a talented group of industry veterans in the key functional areas of ice skating and recreation management:
President BS in Business, University of Virginia 30+ Years Management Experience in Recreation, Operations and Sales
Director of Sales & Transitions BA from SUNY Potsdam 30+ Years Experience in Sales & Marketing
Regional & Project Manager BS in Sports Management, George Mason 10+ Years Experience in Recreation Management
Operations Manager 20+ Years in Retail and Operations Management 10+ Years in Training and Development
Manager of Accounting BS in Accounting, Old Dominion University 25+ Years Experience in Business and Financial Management
Regional & Project Manager 20+ Years Experience in Recreation and Property Management
Human Resources and Payroll Manager 15+ years experience in Human Resources
Sales and Marketing AS in Business Administration 20+ years in Customer Service and Event Planning
General Manager 15+ years experience in Ice Rink Management
General Manager 5+ years in Ice Rink Management
General Manager Alumni of the SUNY Potsdam 3+ years in Ice Rink Management
Accounts Payable Assistant 50+ years experience in accounting
Accounts Payable Assistant 5+ years experience in Finance