van der Geest Consulting – Who do we serve?
WE OFFER PRODUCTS AND SERVICES FOR COMPANY OWNERS WHO ARE COMMITTED TO LAUNCHING SUCCESSFUL NEW PRODUCTS.
Most van der Geest clients and customers are companies who sell products into supermarkets. Some are small companies; some are amongst the largest in New Zealand. Some manufacture and sell in NZ only, some produce and distribute around the world.
Typically our clients and customers are responsible for the bottom line. They know there is only a limited lifetime to each product and innovation is the lifeblood of the organisation.
The expertise they do NOT possess is how to consistently launch successful projects. Do any of the following scenarios fit your situation?
- You manage a department or a company that launches new products and would like to learn how to improve the performance
- You find yourself running NPD projects but have no formal project management background
WE PARTNER WITH A WIDE-VARIETY OF ORGANIZATIONS AND PEOPLE:
- Businesses with 2 employees to more than 20,000.
- Service offering and product offerings
- Business to consumer and business to business
- Single-location businesses to worldwide organizations.
- Marketing managers
- R&D and Innovation managers.
- Senior-level directors
- Company owners.
Our clients have one thing in common: a genuine interest in making the next project a success and a willingness to invest to make a change.
WE’D LIKE TO HELP YOU
Who is most likely to succeed using our consulting-based approach?
My clients and customers typically share many of the following characteristics. If these fit you as well, you are likely someone I can help be more successful at NPD.
Very knowledgeable about your business. You know your market and how to get business in. You have been successful in business before.
Willing to invest in yourself and your business – You know this is the best investment of all.
Believe in possibilities. You believe that change is possible and approach problems with an optimistic attitude.
Are curious. You are a life-long learner and see each situation as an opportunity to learn something new. You have an open-minded approach that there is always something more to learn. Realize you can’t know everything – But you are willing to get assistance and expand your knowledge and expertise.
Committed to mutually supportive relationships – In business and life you realize that you can’t make it alone.
Now that you know the kind of clients we work with, the issues we help them resolve, and what our clients need to do to ensure their success, next learn more about How We Work and the Results you can expect. Or read some of the Case Studies of our clients and customers.