"We are very pleased to sign this strategic partnership agreement with AQA. AQA is highly respected professional association in the South West states with strong membership among business improvement and organization excellence professionals. Therefore, it is a perfect strategic fit to one of AQI's core competencies - business performance improvement. With AQA's marketing help, we look forward to further improving AQI's mindshare in this region," noted Dr. Jeff Robinson, VP (Technology)
“Arizona Quality Alliance is delighted to add AQI as an additional partner in providing educational opportunities in performance improvement to our members. Training includes different quality methodologies that can be used within the Baldrige Criteria framework", said Karen Shepard, Executive Director of the AQA.
AQI is a leader in management consulting and training, with strong heritage in business performance improvement (using methodologies such as Lean Six Sigma, CMMI®, ISO/AS/TL9000, and ITIL®), technology consulting, and IT staffing. AQI partners with today's leading companies to accelerate business improvements and implement technology solutions to propel businesses towards their strategic goals. AQI is an SEI Partner Company. AQI has offices in Newtown, PA, Phoenix, AZ, Israel, and India. For more information, please visit www.aqionline.com
The Arizona Quality Alliance is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation that advances improvement and excellence in organizations, communities and individuals throughout Arizona, Nevada and Utah. The AQA is administered by a professional staff under the leadership and guidance of its members and elected Board of Directors. The AQA is also a member of the Alliance for Performance Excellence, a national network of state programs that advance improvement in organizations by using the Baldrige Criteria. For more information, please visit http://www.arizona-