Our Affiliations

We find work and often do work through these affiliations.  That allows us to leverage our skills and resources to maximize the benefit we provide to our clients.

The Lean Six Sigma Company
CEO Consulting Services

We are also affiliated with CEO Consulting Services and offer all the services available that has offered management consulting services to hundreds of organizations across the country for roughly 30 years.


Principal consultant and Founder is Patrick J. Below, a noted author and leading expert in strategic planning that developed the Integrated Planning Process. The other Founder, Bernard J. Verrill, was a psychologist known for his expertise in team building. There are now several affiliates in the organization, and we each bring our individual skills to assist with client efforts to improve their performance with our support. We focus our efforts on helping organizations in the Midwest to plan strategically and get the results they plan.

Patrick Below and Jim Christensen are collaborating on a book that will help organizations learn the tools and techniques necessary to deliver their expected results.