Partner in a business consulting firm that specializes in "lean" business processes (aka - Toyota Production System, DBS, Lean SixSigma, Lean, Continuous Improvement, etc.). If you've ever wondered what it is that companies like Toyota does so well to make so much money... this is it (hint: it has nothing to do with making cars or widgets...)!
My background and experience is in operations and then process consulting in all types of industry from manufacturing, pharmaceutical, medical, healthcare, banking, insurance, military/govt, oil, etc. I was trained by the original members and creators of TPS and I've run or been part of teams that have achieved industry wide recognition from Industry Week Magazine as a Top Ten Plant, Shingo Prize recipient and numerous other accolades in the manufacturing arena.
If you have or work for a company that has desires to increase profits and grow at x2 the market rates while minimizing working capital (DS/inventory/DPO) to generate enormous improvements in cash flow, contact me and we'll talk. It's free to talk and provide some insight into the possibilities to improve your business in any area. Typical ROI is in the 5-7x range so if your company is interested in saving 5-7x the invested amount get in touch.
Clients includes companies like:
GE (worldwide provider of Continuous Improvement/Lean)
US Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corp
Legget and Platt
Thedacare Medical Group
The Carlyle Group and many more...
PM or email me to talk as I will hook up any OSO brethren