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We have a breadth of experience in creating impactful business plans and strategies for clients across multiple industries. We have not been "locked" into the ideas and practices of one particular industry. We have fresh ideas. We are able to identify creative and innovative executions of winning strategies that can be powerful for your company.

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Consumer Package Goods       Healthcare

B-2-B       Foodservice       Institutional and Industrial

Technology       Semi Conductor       Telecommunications

Small Business       Service       Not For Profit

What Clients Say
We pride ourselves on the number of clients that have used us for multiple projects

Consumer Goods

"John Maver is a dynamic and impactful business leader who can motivate business teams to achieve new levels of business growth. He is very experienced in developing strategies and business plans that build market share, and has significant sales and marketing experience. He built a number of brands to market leadership and they have stayed there. His expertise would be useful across a range of industries, given his breath of experience."
Michael A Thompson Chairman, Michael Thompson Associates
Prev.: President, Procter & Gamble Beauty Care
"John is an extraordinary leader who is capable of guiding a team towards the key strategic issues while teaching and reinforcing skill building in all. His communication skills are exemplary and his leadership style of collegial team building is perfect for organizations seeking cross-functional problem solving. John knows how to identify the key issues, recommend solutions and implement plans with excellence. He can build your business."
Ann MacDiarmid President Raptor Communications
Prev Product Manager, Procter & Gamble


"You provided the approach to translate our business goals into actionable day-to-day business plans. It helped us develop and clarify our business objectives in a way that harnesses the skills and efforts of the entire organization to deliver them. The approach forces prioritization of initiatives, and ownership of key elements to implement the plan. This was instrumental in helping us achieve better results with fewer resources and greater impact."
Thomas Hose President Transitions For Heath
"John was hired as a consultant at a previous company to lead the creation of business plans and strategy to increase earnings and generate revenue. He achieved this. He provided counsel and mentoring to the executive team while continuing to focus on his mission. John will review your business and help to build strategies to resolve the most difficult of issues. His objective is quantifiable results using intuitive analysis and past experiences to execute."
Top qualities: Personable, Expert, On Time
Roxie Vogt Vice President Human Resources at Shaklee Corporation
"Not only have I had the luxury to work with John as a colleague, I hired him to further develop my own company on several occasions. I found his expertise and insight to be extremely valuable in moving the company forward. He made us think outside the box to further enhance our services and management style. This has led to substantial growth."
Top qualities: Great Results, Expert, Creative
Janice Bays President of MMA - Healthcare


"Three years ago, John Maver undertook a strategic analysis of Novapure Systems Inc. John very quickly identified several marketing and management changes that would enhance the performance of the company. His suggestions were insightful, elegantly simple, and have proven to be "right on the mark" by subsequent experience. John has a thorough understanding of the importance of sales and marketing to the success of any business."
Top qualities: Great Results, Personable, Expert
E. David Day Owner at Novapure Systems Inc.
"John was instrumental in helping us put together our business plan. His knowledge, experience, and personable manner made it easy for us to accomplish our goal. We look forward to continue to working with John as we grow our business"
Top qualities: Great Results, Personable, Expert
Steve Ruegg President at Lafayette Capital Group, Inc.

Bio Tech

"It was your excellent executive counsel session that caused me to think about BioXing's presentations to investors and corporations in a much different way. You have a way of cutting through the clutter, surfacing the key issues and then putting them in their most advantageous light."
Peter Smietana CEO BioXing - Bio Medical


"You have been an incredible asset. You led us through the crystallization of our Core Values and Core Purpose and then helped guide our team to translate those into a powerful and competitive Strategic Plan that is winning. You helped us out of the turmoil of a three company merger coupled with the worst downturn in the industry history and significant reductions in force which were necessitated. I personally have valued and benefited from your executive counsel. The Strategic Plan model made our business strategies come into focus. The brilliant part is the simplicity which brings it all together and makes it useable."
David L. Dutton CEO Mattson Technology Inc.
"I have found John's leadership of his consulting practice and all its varied assignments to be outstanding. Because of his leadership and individual effort, their work product has been both strategic and actionable. The plans that he and his team have created have resulted in immediate incremental success, whether the client has been for-profit or not-for-profit. He not only identifies problems, but also their solutions and his solutions are immediately actionable while being aimed at significant incremental success. On a personal level, John is a man of incredible experience and integrity: he is as personable as he is effective."
Phil Brandmeirer Senior Director Sun Microsystems

Small Business

"John is a seasoned resource who brings both a breadth and depth of experience to his engagements. He has a great "bedside manner" with clients, can quickly cut to what's important, and makes sound recommendations as to how best to further assess or address the issues. If you have a strategic marketing, management or operations issue, John should be on your short list of potential partners."
Thomas Holownia Founder Brand Strategist, Blended Thinking
"John is an excellent business partner. He communicates and interacts well with clients. He is very knowledgeable on business as well as organizational processes and priorities. We look forward to working with John again."
Zaldy Odfina Owner, Outsourcing Solutions and Services
"John is unique in his ability to assess business issues and opportunities and build impactful business plans, strategies, and positioning to accelerate business progress. His object and actionable plans jump start the business and are supported by excellent and unbiased executive counsel. I would highly recommend John to anyone interested in a fresh perspective or in need of a seasoned executive to help guide their business strategy."
Steve Comes Partner, VP Sales and Marketing, MediaTrac

Not For Profit

"John consistently gets the best out of people, creates good team efforts and brings incredible skills to the table that educates, equips and encourages people to get the necessary results to improve and perform at peak levels. He is truly awesome and does it all with skill and humor!"
Top qualities: Personable, Expert, High Integrity
Barbara Saba Executive Director Valley Pregnancy Center
"You have provided insightful recommendations and guided the development of our strategic plan, which we have implemented. It has made our vision and plans come alive and our entire organization is energized and focused. In addition to that, your personal executive counsel is a source of guidance and strength, bringing more clarity of vision, confidence and security - especially in the more difficult matters of this ministry. I highly recommend you to both non-profit and for profit organizations."
Shirley Pounds Executive Director CityTeam San Francisco

Alliance Partners

"John is an exceptional resource for senior executives. He brings the deep experience of 30+ years as a senior executive with P & L responsibility and 10 years as a management consultant. With this comes the ability to rapidly analyze problems and offer practical, real-world, innovative solutions. John has exceptional skills in delivering his advice and guidance to other people, and in serving as an example of skilled leadership."
Guy Downing Managing Director & Senior Consultant, VuCERA
"John is a tremendously gifted management and strategy consultant. John helps CEO's create impactful business plans, strategies and positioning to accelerate their business in a way that jump starts business. As a former exec in consumer packaged goods, healthcare, foodservice, he's able to understand and identify creative and innovative executions of winning strategies; he also offers superb executive counsel and mentoring as a sounding board to senior executives. He brings to the client and the work a lively and positive energy, enthusiasm for the possibilities of difficult work done."
Top qualities: Great Results, Personable, High Integrity
Paul Bianchi Principal at Strayer Consulting Group
"John's analysis of the business generates solutions to problems and identifies opportunities. He drives for results quickly and profitably. He uses intuitive analysis based on experience and successes, to speed the understanding of your issues and opportunities. Clients get maximum impact from the time and resources. He has an impressive breadth of experience. This enables him to understand and identify creative and innovative executions of winning strategies that can be powerful for his clients."
Barry Weir Principal, Weir Consultancy
"When you engage John Maver you get a staunch ally with well-honed business savvy balanced with an innovative and collaborative spirit. By quickly identifying a business's core competencies and competitive advantage, he shines a light on the opportunities most likely to increase profitability and accelerate healthy growth. His actionable strategic plans enable his clients to overcome their biggest challenges and propel them to new levels of performance."
Cathy Hammer Principal, Cathy Hammer & Associates

For an analysis of how we can help you and your business call John Maver at (925) 648-7561 or email him at

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