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And what they have to say.



Sustainable urban delivery.


Creative Safety Supply

Industrial visual safety products design and manufacturing.


East Fork Cultivars

CBD cannabis cultivator.



Home and desk products design and manufacturing.

Having already practiced lean manufacturing principles for 4 years, we were pleasantly surprised…  read more


Hartmann & Forbes

Window and wall covering design and manufacturing.

Kjell has been, and will continue to be great to work with. His comments and suggestions aren’t just what you want to hear. They are what you NEED to hear. That’s how you separate a great consultant and a salesman. Kjell isn’t interested in just selling you. He wants what is best for you.


HiFi Farms

Cannabis cultivator.


Neil Kelly Cabinets

Custom cabinet design and manufacturing.


North Street Bags

Backpack and pannier design and manufacturing.

Kjell’s advice and guidance on lean practices has been integral to our success as a growing manufacturing brand…   read more


Northwest Facilities & Equipment Maintenance

Facilities & equipment maintenance services.

Kjell can help you. He will teach you to implement lean in your company, to create the lean culture, and help you be a more efficient, more profitable, happier company.


Olander Earthworks

Artisanal cement sculpture design and manufacturing.

Going lean is truly a cultural shift & required us to evaluate our business practices and make some major changes both spatially and philosophically. That’s not an easy thing to undertake, but with Kjell’s vast business experience and conviction, we felt supported and inspired to make a transformation.


Oregon Entrepreneurs Network

Nonprofit helping Oregon entrepreneurs start up and scale.


Orox Leather

Leather goods design and manufacturing.


Queen Bee Creations

Bags & accessories design and manufacturing.


Ruby Receptionists

Remote virtual receptionist‎ services.



Wood phone, laptop and tablet cover design and manufacturing.