CONNSTEP is Connecticut’s leading business consulting firm. We focus our efforts on identifying opportunities for growth, improving productivity, and ensuring our clients remain competitive in evolving market conditions.

Our consultants are subject matter experts who implement advanced business and technical solutions, as well as workforce strategies, using a holistic approach that generates bottom-line improvements and produces innovative, results-driven top-line growth for your organization.

Our Mission: To help Connecticut small and medium-sized manufacturers and other businesses reach their goals by strengthening their strategic, technical, and operational expertise, thereby supporting the growth of Connecticut’s economy.


Subject matter experts helping you unleash your company’s growth potential.

Results Driven

We strive for measurable outcomes in all we do.


We listen, seek to understand, and take full responsibility for every action we take.


Helping you to perform the difficult but necessary work that produces your desired outcome.

We are an affiliate of the Connecticut Business and Industry Association (CBIA) collectively working to advance the growth and sustainability of the state’s business community. We also work closely with CBIA’s other affiliate, ReadyCT, advocating for more educational and training resources to encourage career opportunities for Connecticut’s workforce.

Why work with us

The CONNSTEP consulting team works with businesses across Connecticut to find opportunities for top line growth and bottom line improvements. Qualified, subject matter experts collaborate with the workforce at your organization to achieve extraordinary results.

We capture the metrics of our projects with customers and report them to the Commerce Department to demonstrate the progress we are making to advance the growth and success of manufacturing in the state.

More than just consultants, we serve as advisors to your business, helping you to learn problem solving skills and implement proven tools to ensure you reach your goals. Our team can help your business to grow, improve profitability, and create sustainable competitive advantages in the marketplace.

What we do

We offer several key services that can maximize the potential for success at your company:

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Part of the MEP National Network

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We are Connecticut’s official representative of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP), which is part of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), a U.S. Department of Commerce agency.

Focused on helping small and mid-sized manufacturers generate business results and thrive in today’s technology-driven economy, the MEP National Network comprises of 51 MEP Centers located in all 50 states and Puerto Rico, and its 1,400 trusted advisors and experts at nearly 375 MEP service locations, providing any U.S. manufacturer with access to resources they need to succeed.

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