Educational Consultant / Recruiting Adviser

Ronald Vrana

Over 30 years experience in education and college recruiting


Ron Vrana, the founder and director of scouting for Paramount Scouting Bureau, is considered a foremost expert in the recruiting field.  A former classroom teacher and high school coach for basketball, football, soccer, track and softball, Ron has been in the recruiting business for over 20 years assisting over 2,200 student athletes through the recruiting process.  As an educational consultant, Ron Vrana works with parents and prospects concerning school selection, athletic recruiting, specific college information, financial aid, and other areas related to the college selection process. His services include:

 Consultant Services

Vrana has a passion for providing expert guidance to young athletes and their families.  From your initial consultation until you sign with a college, Vrana is there every step of the way.  He has assisted nearly 2,200 student-athletes placing them into junior colleges, junior hockey, and all divisions of the NAIA and NCAA.  Vrana gives your son or daughter a definite advantage in the recruiting business. His success in placing athletes in the best colleges is a result of his academics-first approach to the recruiting process. Vrana assisst athletes in all sports, and their family, through this once in a lifetime opportunity to earn a college athletic scholarship.

Vrana's academic services (including those for home-school and IEP students) include transcript review and curriculum planning, SAT/ACT review, research on colleges that meet the student/athlete's needs, and college analysis.

Vrana's athletic services include assisting the athlete in marketing to colleges a student/athlete's academic and athletic qualifications, creating a highlight film, registering in the eligibility centers, recruiting rules, communicating with coaches, visiting colleges, and analysis of playing opportunities

Parents and prospects have unlimited telephone and email consultations to address your specific questions.

You can arrange a one-hour phone session to discuss your son or daughter's personal situation and receive advice on how to succeed in the recruiting process.  You can also hire Ron as your personal recruiting adviser to assist you through the entire recruiting process from initial exposure through to signing with a college.

Ron offers the following packages:

Package #1 - One-hour phone consultation - $60.00*
     Future phone consultations - $40.00 per hour

Package #2 – One-year unlimited phone consultations - $200.00*

Package #3 - Personal Recruiting Adviser services - $995.00*
          Personal recruiting consulting services for one year
          One-year unlimited phone consultations
Future years - $600.00 per year

To schedule a one-hour consultation or to have Ron guide you through the recruiting process, contact Ron at 412-298-6850, or via email at


 *All payments must be received in advance through cash, check or the Cash app.

 In accordance with NCAA regulations, consultant is not allowed to place a prospect at a particular institution nor is he allowed to negotiate or guarantee scholarships. Consultant does not attempt to market a prospect; just provide information and guidance through the college admissions and recruiting process.