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Mike Wittenstein
Mike Wittenstein

Marietta, GA | Strategic Storyteller | Increasing Brand Visibility through Vivid Stories and Positive Customer Experience

Over three decades, Mike Wittenstein has successfully advised leaders and their teams during times of immense change. His robust story-driven process helps bring clarity to their stories, strategic plans, brands, reorganizations, customer experiences, and game plans. A serial innovator, Mike started one of the world's first digital agencies (GALILEO), customer experience practices (IBM), and a hybrid strategy/experience/story consultancy (Storyminers). He has advised leaders in specialty retail and healthcare, hospitality, professional services, associations, technology, and other... Read more

Jason Kitayama
Jason Kitayama

Medford, MA | Providing insights into the customer experience to create a better product development process.

Jason is a strategist, marketer and researcher with over 10 years of proven success in consulting services. His deep experience in marketing strategy, portfolio planning and customer needs assessments spans from traditional organizations to start-ups, including a breadth of medical device work in cardiology, endoscopy, uro-gynocology and oncology, as well as work in pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, biotechs and medical technology. His background in market analytics drives his rigorous, yet practical approach to problem solving. This data-oriented approach to decision-making provides a... Read more

Michael Oudshoorn
Michael Oudshoorn

Maryville, MO | Associate Professor at Northwest Missouri State University

Over 10 years of senior university experience as a Department Head, Associate Dean, and Dean with operating budgets of up to $10 million and responsibility for 95 faculty members and over 100 adjunct faculty. Experience in supervision of faculty, administrative and professional staff. A track record in international student recruitment, curriculum improvement and development, process improvement, fiscal management, change management, mentoring of faculty and guidance of students. LEADERSHIP Energetic leader who promotes and achieves academic and professional excellence in all areas.... Read more

Lindsley Medlin
Lindsley Medlin

Bridgewater, NJ | Certified Blockchain Professional™ | Educator | Consultant | Fractional COO | "The Cleaner" | Speaker | Author

"Turning Business Owners Into CEO's" ™ Fractional COO Services CEO | COO | VP of Operations Servant leader with entrepreneurial, start-up, high-growth and international experience improving cash flow by reducing cycle times through combining and leveraging resources to create value. • Helped grow a business from $20M to $1.5B in nine years • Built a start-up to a $38M business in one year • Started companies in five countries and mentored staff with diverse backgrounds and skills • Designed, built and managed call centers and automated distribution facilities in North... Read more

David Kemper
David Kemper

Asheville, NC | Strategy Consultant for Product Companies

I facilitate significant and sustainable top-line revenue growth for companies. My practice focuses almost exclusively on developing and deploying collaborative trust networks to achieve this end. In this process I am expert at collaborating with other counsel to create these successful and innovative consortia (thus, I walk the talk). I create and facilitate internal and external teams to assess the internal core competencies of companies, discern market opportunities for these competencies and then create the ecosystem for innovation by which collaborators can achieve results as a... Read more

Bruce Kasanoff
Bruce Kasanoff

Westport, CT | Opportunity shaper

Bruce is an Opportunity Shaper. He helps companies attract customers through inbound marketing, digital content strategies, and content development. He is one of a select group of leading experts in LinkedIn's Influencers program, where he has over 80,000 followers. His posts on Slideshare often achieve #1 status. Bruce Kasanoff and Michael Hinshaw are co-authors of Smart Customers, Stupid Companies. They argue that all companies must act like startups, because disruptive innovation is radically changing customer expectations. His 2001 book is Making It Personal; in it, he... Read more

Michael Blumberg
Michael Blumberg

Fort Washington, PA | Specialist in maximizing the value of Service Supply Chains for OEMs and TPMs of all sizes.

Michael Blumberg has 30+ years of professional experience with key focus on reverse logistics & aftermarket services. Proficient in analyzing and forecasting industry trends, facilitating M&A transactins, contributing in operational efficiencies and strategizing to scale up business ventures, Michael is also adept at deploying process re-engineering, market research techniques, service marketing initiatives and service lifecycle management. In addition, he has served as a President at Signal Hill Ventures, as a Project Director at InterSearch and as a Director – Market Research at D. F.... Read more