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Industry Experience

Art Hutchinson... the Founder of Cartegic Group, is a seasoned and sought-after strategic advisor with over two decades of experience working with large, global corporations and technology-centric start-up firms on problems of strategy development and organizational resilience, Art works with executive teams in information-intensive industries and enterprises facing challenges to their traditional business models... more

Other trusted Cartegic partners and affiliates include, in alpha order...

Stephen Basili... an independent consultant based in San Francisco, Steve has extensive experience working with boards and senior management teams to develop systemically oriented strategic and operational roadmaps. His consulting practice spans a diverse set of industries, including the energy, health care, entertainment, and the nonprofit sectors. Prior to his consulting career, Steve was a Grammy®-winning executive in the classical music industry. He holds an MBA from the Stanford Business School.

Dr. Rich Bastian, Ph.D... an independent consultant based in New Jersey has developed sustainable, customer-focused strategies with technically creative companies for much of his 30+ year career. Rich was Director of Quality and Planning at the Los Alamos National Laboratory after a twenty-year career at AT&T Bell Laboratories. Rich holds a PhD. in Electrical Engineering from the Johns Hopkins University. He has also completed executive business school programs at MIT, Harvard and the University of Michigan.

Art Battle, Jr.... Founder and Executive Principal of The Battle Company, Inc., a Boston-area consultancy, has designed, implemented and led major HR initiatives and advised senior executives across many industries in both the U.S. and Europe over a 30+ year career, including executive roles at Cambridge Health Alliance, Houghton Mifflin Publishing, Corning, Haworth, Stroh Brewery Company and American Motors. Art received his MA in Educational Leadership from Eastern Michigan University and BA in Education from Kent State. Art has been called as an expert witness in arbitration matters concerning Labor/HR disputes, has lectured for MBA classes at more than a half dozen different colleges and universities and served on several corporate boards, both for- and non-profit…more

Jason Busch... Managing Director of Azul Partners, a Cartegic affiliate consultancy based in Chicago, brings extensive experience as an advisor to technology vendors, consultancies, analyst firms, and technology 'end-user' organizations, especially in the supply chain and software industries. Prior to launching Azul Partners, Mr. Busch led the branding and market strategy for FreeMarkets (acquired by Ariba). Jason is the founder and prolific chief contributor to the acclaimed 'Spend Matters' blog... more

Michael Leeman... founder of The Leeman Group, a Cartegic partner consultancy and growth advisor based in Phoenix, Arizona. Over his 30+ year career, Mike has held various senior marketing roles in the biotech, high tech and research equipment industries, including stints at Millipore, Waters Corp. and DuPont. Michael holds a BS from Georgia Tech and an MA from San Francisco State, and has continued his executive education at Harvard and Stanford Business Schools. He is an Accredited Executive Associate of the Institute for Independent Business and an Associate Professor at Western International University. Mike is a two-time winner of the DuPont Marketing Excellence award... more

Glen Mohr... founder of Mohr Collaborative, LLC, a Boston-area consultancy and close partner to Cartegic, is an expert on organizational learning for innovation, focused on cutting-edge approaches to web-based collaboration in the financial services and healthcare industries. He leads high-profile innovation programs for Fortune 50 clients, engaging global teams of young executives in turning clever ideas into practical, customer-facing solutions and achieving consistently extraordinary financial returns from the resulting new products and services. He holds a Masters from Harvard with a concentration in Technology in Education and a BS in Architecture from the University of Virginia... more

Dr. Colin Strutt, Ph.D... a Partner at Interisle Consulting Group, based in Boston, Colin is a valued and regular collaborator with Art on various high-profile projects. He brings over twenty-five years' experience as a senior technologist and strategist across many industries including manufacturing, IT, healthcare, government, and financial services. Dr. Strutt holds six technology patents and has been active in a number of industry standards bodies as well as speaking and writing extensively on networking technology and enterprise management... more

Dr. Piero Telesio, Ph.D... an independent consultant based in Boston... and Italy. He has helped both US and EU companies develop forward-looking strategies for growth and profitability across a very wide range of industries over 30+ years in various consulting roles. An acknowledged expert in scenario planning, he uses scenarios to help clients analyze complex situations and manage risk. Piero holds a Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) from Harvard Business School and an MS in Management at MIT's Sloan School. Dr. Telesio is fluent in four languages.