As President of Lean East (www.LeanEast.com), a business consulting firm based in Maine, Steve coaches and trains business leaders and their teams on ways to increase customer value and eliminate waste. We help implement proven Lean start-up and Lean Six Sigma methodologies. The Lean East team has more than doubled its revenue each of the past two years by helping customers implement successful change and has grown to a team of four experts in organizational improvement.
Steve has previous management and operational experience as President, CEO, COO, and VP of Operations for medical and technology companies. He has led multi-million dollar projects, raised and managed public and private investments, and worked in areas of manufacturing, operations, engineering, large industry and energy for Fortune 500 companies and start-ups. Steve is also most recently a Founder and CEO of solar technology start-up Beltane Solar Inc.
Steve has over sixteen years of experience coaching organizational best practices that increase customer satisfaction and profitability and is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt with degrees in engineering and management.