The Center for Excellence in Operations, Inc.
A professional management consulting firm specializing in strategic and operational transformation.
The Center for Excellence in Operations, Inc. was founded in 1991 with a mission of strategy deployment, execution, and achieving breakthroughs in operating performance for our clients. Our primary practice focus is Strategic and Operational Transformation.
Our professional services are creative, adaptive, and tailored to specific client needs. We are master problem solvers in all areas of enterprise-wide operations, and are not in the fad boilerplate improvement programs business.
Our professionals have extensive change leadership, innovation, and technical “hands-on” implementation experiences in many different industries and client operating environments. All of our professionals have also held executive positions in industry prior to their consulting career.
Clients and Markets
CEO’s focus is small and mid-sized manufacturing and service organizations, business units/segments of large multinationals, PE and M&A firms, and larger consulting organizations. Since 1991 CEO has worked with over 350 clients in 23 different countries.
Your success is our success. We take our value proposition and privilege of working with clients seriously. We work with you in a transparent, collaborative, insider-outsider role with a shared mission of achieving breakthroughs in operating performance. “Results, not rhetoric.”
We have a demonstrated track record of achieving improved operating results in excess of 10X+ CEO’s fees, within 12-18 months. Beyond this horizon our annualized client benefits often equate to 2% to 9%+ of gross revenues. That’s real results!
We guide clients through their entire transformation cycle: Strategy, Deployment Planning and Integration, Execution, and Sustainability of Breakthrough Operating Performance.
Professional Services Overview:
- Operating Transformation Strategy, Detailed Implementation Planning, and Execution
- Private Equity/M&A Operations Due Diligence, Integration Planning and Implementation Support
- Demand and Supply Chain Management
- Time-To- Market and New Product Development
- Global Quality and Reliability Management
- Procurement and Supplier Management
- Targeted Core Process Breakthrough Improvement Assignments
- Integration of Enabled Digital Technologies
- Custom Education and Talent Development
Who We Are
CEO is a professional management consulting firm specializing in Strategic and Operational Transformation. Here is a more detailed introduction to our Firm.
What We Do
We offer the full spectrum of professional services to guide clients through their entire transformation cycle. View specific examples of our diverse service offerings and capabilities.
Who We Work With
Since 1991 we have implemented major transformation initiatives with over 350 clients in 48 states and 23 countries. View the client testimonials and a partial list of organizations that we have worked with.
$1 Billion Consumer/Industrial Products Company
Global VP, Operations
Multinational Electronics Conglomerate
$150M Manufacturer and Distributor of Sporting Equipment