The partnering enhances both companies’ abilities to provide client businesses with powerful, innovative, and unique full-service, management-consulting and leadership-development tools that accelerate profit growth. The most dynamic process offered is the Circle of Success ®, an intense, year-long program that grew out of the work of JL White International Founder Jim White. This management system has been dubbed “corporate therapy,” focusing on personal and emotional issues in the workplace as well as professional and strategic tactics.
“We are excited to be affiliating with Project 17,” said White. “The principals bring decades of business relationship and leadership experience to assist clients in their search for improved productivity, goal setting, communications, decision making, quality control, accountability and leadership development.”
Project 17 Principal Alan Barich’s 30 years of engineering, sales, marketing and general-management experience include complete profit and loss responsibility for a $25 million dollar, world-wide, after-market parts and service company before being hired by IMO Industries to create Tubocare, a five-division, $75-million-
Susan Barich brings 20 years experience in founding and turning around regional economic-development initiatives, coalescing disparate groups to solve thorny issues of new-business development and job growth and finding sources of project funding. These include turning around a failing business incubator on the former Fort Ord in California; establishing the Silicon Valley Industry-Education Advisory Board, which increased the hiring of students from California colleges and universities into Silicon Valley companies; and, as associate director, creating Joint Venture: Silicon Valley Network’s environmental initiative, The Environmental Partnership. Susan also served as the director of communications and client services for the Silicon Valley World Internet Center after establishing the Regional Environmental Business Resource and Assistance Center at Mission College in Santa Clara, California.
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