We empower product developers to get their ideas to market faster.

  • Katherine assisted us successfully in selecting and customizing basic lean tools to match our specific needs in the implementation of the company lean product & process development system.
    Paul Horne
    Senior VP - Buckeye Technologies
  • Katherine has helped us develop key examples of lean success which demonstrate our commitment and has supported us to the point where we are able to sustain the momentum ourselves.
    Patricia Ranch
    Product Quality Manager - The Toro Company
  • She had experience in the practicalities of product development, was able to translate it into a form that was meaningful...and laid the foundation for our continued development.
    Rodney Johnson
    Lean PD Champion - Access Business Group
  • I want to take this opportunity to thank Katherine for her leadership . . . I implemented each of the recommendations as she suggested and today, I see a very effective and productive team.
    Greg Hopton
    President - AVL North America
  • What we liked about Katherine is that she first tried to understand what our needs are in terms of... transforming the system into more lean and more effective product development.
    Jacek Dutkiewicz
    Product & Market Development Mgr - Buckeye Technologies

How Can We Help You?

LPD Plus

We call our approach LPD Plus because we draw upon our deep experience with lean, product development and transformational leadership to meet our clients' specific needs.

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Initial Consultation

Most of our client engagements begin with an Initial Consultation to give you an independent, expert analysis of your organization's current needs to improve product development performance.

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Customized LPD Training

When you are ready to go big, we leverage our large library of materials and experiences to develop customized training to help you accelerate your lean product development transformation.

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Classes and Products

Our web courses, master classes, self-study courses and products give you economical ways to explore the principles and practices of lean product development in your own office.

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