Board of Directors
Tom Fahey, Vice President, Mott Corporation
Frank Johnson, President, Manufacturing Alliance of Connecticut
Joseph Brennan, Sr. Vice President of Public Policy, Connecticut Business & Industry Association
Stephen Bohlman, Director Supplier Performance, UTC Operations
John Hanson, CEO, Aquasent
Paul Hoffman, President, Orange Research, Inc.
John C. Kornegay, PhD, former President, Kaman Precision Products
Brian Montanari, Chief Operating Officer, HABCO, Inc.
Grace E. Napolitan, Vice President, Administration, Connecticut Hospital Association
William Palifka, VP of Sales, VoiceGlance
John Uliano, Chief Operating Officer, C & M Corporation
Jamie Gregg, President, Colonial Bronze Company
Stephen Roche, Senior Vice President/Regional Manager, TD Bank, N.A.
Judy Travers, Director of Human Resources, Legrand/Wiremold
“CONNSTEP solved a huge problem for us and helped us bring our delivery rate to 100%. As a direct result of that, we have been awarded with an increase in business which, ultimately, will also benefit (our supplier) Har-Conn.”
“The CONNSTEP team has been great to work with. In addition to being extremely flexible, they took the time to get to know us, our business, and our market which allowed them make the connection between our needs and goals with the continuous improvement and growth theories, principles, and knowledge they provide.”
“We view the team at CONNSTEP as trusted advisors and enjoy an open relationship with them. We use lean and continuous improvement to fully engage our staff, be responsive to our customers’ needs and remain competitive.”
“CONNSTEP has proved to be a tremendous resource for ESI. CONNSTEP has helped us to adapt to today’s marketplace and remain a quality minded, competitive global player. Our ISO/TS16949 implementation process was efficient and rewarding. I look forward to our future projects with CONNSTEP.”
“CONNSTEP worked with FuelCell Energy to educate and facilitate Lean initiatives and to help meet our needs to establish an overall production improvement plan. This plan has been utilized over a period of time as a ‘guiding light’ to spur numerous improvements that dramatically reduced our product cost.”
“CONNSTEP is a valuable partner to Hologic, providing the expertise and ‘outside eyes’ everyone needs to keep their continuous improvement on track. We are now well-positioned on a dynamic growth path and look forward to a long-term relationship with CONNSTEP.”
“Our experience working with CONNSTEP has brought us benefits we never expected. It’s a great team to work with!”
“The goals of the team were to reduce manufacturing lead-time, reduce floor space utilized, and increase worker productivity. All the goals were met. CONNSTEP helped us to better compete.”
“The Business Growth Program is working well for us. We enhanced our website following the meetings to improve our SEO and become more visible to search engines. The segment on negotiating … promoted changes in our thinking and improved how we interact with customers. The mentoring between sessions was helpful in boosting our progress.”