Founded in 1990, Volkart May & Associates provides business development services. The company has affiliation by the Midwest Direct Marketing Association and the Sales and Marketing Executives International. It is also affiliated by the American Marketing Association, the Minnesota High Tech Association and the Twin West Chamber of Commerce. It collects survey specific information that includes customer satisfaction surveys, and values and attitudes and market share studies. The company generates sales leads and appointments by contacting companies in a targeted marketing database, identifying decision makers, and qualifying sales opportunities. It offers industry-specific research, including program designing, protocol development, sampling, data tabulation, analysis and reporting. The company also offers telephone fieldwork services for market research firms, corporate research managers and communications agencies. Additionally, it offers contract business development specialists in short- and long-term projects for clients. Volkart May & Associates is located in Plymouth, Minn.