Why hire a consultant? To find fresh, outside perspectives that benefit from a broad range of experiences and a long-term commitment to ink on paper!
This web site offers a directory of printing and publishing consultants. This list includes many of the industry’s household names and best-known authors. Bring the power of their deep expertise and problem-solving acumen to bear on your most difficult problems – they’re ready to serve!
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Alphabetical List of Links for More Info:
- Sid Chadwick
Business development, team education & training, margin improvement, organizational performance development, customer surveys for immediate additional business, radical pressroom performance development, customer research.
- Howie Fenton
Production analysis, benchmarking financial and operational performance, analyzing insourcing and outsourcing opportunities, quality improvement initiatives (ISO), whitepapers, litigation and expert witness services, surveys (customers, staff, NPI), market research.
- Gary G. Field
High fidelity color reproduction.
- Laura Gale
Business development, sales management, executive coaching, social media, e-commerce, digital marketing, digital workflow improvement.
- Raymond Hartman
Operations management, manufacturing efficiencies, ink jet technologies, equipment purchasing with performance criteria, plant layouts & moves, productivity & material yield.
- Hal Hinderliter
Market research, expert witness services, curriculum development, digital prepress, workflow management, variable data, digital asset management, e-book publishing, plant layout, equipment acquisition.
- Nelson Ho
Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) compliance: computerized record keeping: air/waste water/waste permitting; required safety/environmental training; expert witness testimony: representation on behalf of printers on appeals for violations.
- John E. Hyde, Esq.
“Lightning Quick Distressed Sale: When Something is Better Than Nothing”©; non-bankruptcy debt restructuring and creditor administration; orderly liquidation management for distressed sellers; “second opinion” M&A advice; expert witness testimony.
- Frank Kanonik
Digital printing implementation, sales training, curriculum development, workflow analysis.
- Malcolm Keif
Printing, flexo packaging, lean management, functional printing, setup reduction, workflow, flexo plates, expert witness testimony.
- Harvey R. Levenson
Printing, publishing, technology, industry practices, communication, patents, copyrights, trade secrets, media, expert witness testimony.
- William J. McLauchlan
Press testing for commissioning, press performance evaluation after repairs, press troubleshooting, 5 years with GATF, many years with press manufacturers.
- Gerry Michael
Financial consulting and planning; mergers & acquisitions; financial accounting systems; management reporting; strategic planning; exit planning, and generational/managerial ownership transition; organizational planning and management team development.
- Michael Murphy
Operational excellence, lean manufacturing, strategic planning, business management, software deployment, leadership development, technology implementation, direct mail, digital inkjet printing.
- Ray Prince
Operations management, plant assessment, press testing, press troubleshooting, testifying expert witness, process troubleshooting, equipment evaluation, quality audits, productivity improvements.
- Frank Romano
Printing, publishing technology, patents, forgery/counterfeiting, expert witness testimony.
- Peter A. Schlosser
Communications technology, variable data design and print, cross media campaigns, customer service, customer experience, management information systems, photography, color, software, digital printing, electronic publishing, industry practices, logistics.
- Steven Schnoll
Omni-Channel Marketing Technology, Conference and Seminar Planning, Legal Expert Witness, Brand Advisor, Business Transformation, In-Plant Analysis, Print/Content Buying Methodology, White Paper and Primers, Management Mentoring, OEM Advisor.
- Steve Suffoletto
Color, color measurement, color management and quality assurance, print production and management, technical training for professional work force skills development and consulting to assist printers in becoming more efficient.
- John P. Sweeney
Printing, publishing, technology, industry best practices, lean manufacturing, color management, color control, patents, copyrights, trade secrets, expert witness testimony.
- Janet Treer
Management consulting, leadership development, organizational assessments, executive coaching, individual and team strengths assessments & coaching, customer loyalty and customer service.
- Richard D. Warner
Development of security printing devices & processes for documents, packages, labels, CPGs; paralegal aid with US patent applications; coatings & substrates to deter counterfeiting, forgery & knockoffs; product development; expert witness testimony.
- William F. (Bill) Woods, Jr.
Helping family business entrepreneurs transition to the next generation. adopt sound operational and financial practices, and address family dynamics that keep the company from achieving its potential. Business planning, mediation and M&A advice.