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  • Chicago, IL 60657


I am a small business consultant with over 5 years of experience in business planning/development, branding, and marketing. My focus is on technology businesses and small manufacturers. Through my experiences in various small business consulting firms, Big 4 consulting, and being a founder of 2 successful startups, I can add a lot of value to you and your business. Additionally, I have over 7 years in accounting experience in small business and individual taxation.

  • 11 years in business
  • 1 hires on Thumbtack
  • Buffalo Grove, IL 60089


Caterconsult, Inc. provides affordable business management consulting services to the catering and restaurant industry. We help business owners operate more efficiently and profitably by providing core strategies, methods, resources, training, and support. Start-ups Catering for Restaurants & Caterers Management & Operations Consulting Strategic Planning Financial Management Sales & Leadership Training Communications Kitchen Management Menu & Recipe Development Food Cost Controls & SOP's Marketing & Media Consulting Website Development & SEO Print Marketing & PR Email Marketing Social Media Management If you want to open a foodservice business, you shouldn't do it without consulting our team of resident experts. Before you take the leap, give us a call, and we can sit down for a complimentary session of brainstorming and exchanging information. We know the industry standards, and can help you from concept right through to opening day and beyond. After an initial meeting, we can do a feasibility study for you. The study will analyze the viability of your concept, compare locations, and include projected revenues and a pre-opening budget. We are flexible depending upon your needs. The right combination of a good lease, lots of hard work, building a lean kitchen in the right size space, combined with a solid and well-thought-out business model, the proper training, accountability, and aggressive marketing can make your concept a profitable reality. We have assembled an experienced and talented team of professionals, including architects, kitchen designers, contractors, marketers, and trainers. We have a vast array of resources that we bring to the table. We are your partners, and want you to succeed.

  • 38 years in business
  • Barrington, IL 60010


Whether it's acquiring a business, succession planning, diversifying into new markets, determining the value of a business or expanding globally, we are your experienced guide. Call Paul Heinze, a former family business owner, for a no-obligation discussion of your needs. Bring Paul's 30 years of experience to your business.

  • Schaumburg, IL 60173


GLU Consulting works with business leaders to improve sales performance and top-line revenues and with entrepreneurs and salespeople who are committed to achieving greater results.

  • Chicago, IL 60613


Switchfast works with small- and medium-sized businesses who care about growing. We provide IT support and marketing services, including website development, lead generation and search engine optimization. Our focus has always been combining the service of a big business with the customer service and pricing of a small business.

  • Palatine, IL 60067


We have target marketing, direct mail, and telesales professionals for new account acquisition. We work with your sales department to find leads and customers faster. We help in making good businesses great and great businesses even better!


Marketplace Consulting Group provides leading-edge, innovative business and management oversights and development services to include articles of incorporation, strategic planning for small businesses and nonprofit organizations.

  • Chicago, IL 60614


I provide assistance to managerial personnel or companies. I will provide financial, marketing, and operational management. I have had success in former ventures and will continue to bring fresh ideas and positive motivation to the work team. Customers love my general respect and interest for their questions and requests.

  • 7 years in business
  • Chicago, IL 60657


Loftis Consulting offers a wide range of business services with special emphasis on financial modeling and reporting for valuation and private equity investment purposes. We have extensive experience in finance with industry specific knowledge to make your business stand out. Our customers love our responsiveness, industry specific knowledge and the ability to explain financial information in simple terms.

  • Niles, IL 60714


There are 35 ways that I can help you market your product, gain, and retain your customers, as well as create abundant prosperity in this economy. Let me go to work for you!


N.A.E.R. (Nafta & Export Rescue) Your international business and export portal! Does your company need help with exports? Are you interested in new international markets? Seeking new business referrals, new clients and contract work. Available to work as a freelance, independent contractor or direct hire employee. *N.A.E.R. is flexible to work with your company and/or assist your efforts with your clients. *N.A.E.R. can assist with your international business and export needs *N.A.E.R. is specialized with USA based firms exporting to foreign markets ** International Business / Exports / Export Compliance ** Export Management Systems ** Export Documentation ** Free Trade Agreements ** Experienced With A Variety Of Products and Industries *Flexible and available to travel to meet with clients *Independent contractor based in Chicago, IL Metro Region *Short term and long term projects Visit N.A.E.R. website! Complete your N.A.E.R. questionnaire, list your needs, then email it back to us. N.A.E.R. is available to assist your company and/or your clients. We are ready to answer your questions and concerns. Special note: Please do not respond unless you are a viable prospective employer or client or have potential clients to refer to N.A.E.R. Have a great day! Anna D. Mikiewicz N.A.E.R. (Nafta & Export Rescue) Your international business and export portal!

  • Chicago, IL 60611


We provide cost-effective IT consulting services for companies looking to implement Cisco, Microsoft and Apple enterprise technologies. We specialize in customer installations, deployment planning, leasing/telecom contract reviews, network consulting, change management, information technology staff augmentation and technical certification training. Our customers love how we empower them for self sufficiency with a proven yet repeatable framework that they can eventually own themselves. Technologies include IP telephony, unified messaging, cyber and network security, video, telepresence, mobility, iPad and iPhone apps and cloud computing. We provide Avaya, Nortel, Centrex, Siemens and PBX migration services.

  • Chicago, IL 60601


Accounting 4 Restaurant is specialized in restaurant accounting and tax services. With many years of experience in providing accounting service to restaurants, we found that there is a strong need for financial, accounting and management support dedicated to the restaurant industry. Accounting 4 Restaurant was created to provide full accounting and financial consulting services to various restaurants.

  • Chicago, IL 60641


Dilious Solutions, LLC (aka Dilious Apps) is a Chicago-based IT consulting company. We help other businesses to brainstorm, design and develop mobile apps. We specialize in: * iOS Apps, Mobile Apps, Web Apps, and Android Apps * IT Consulting, Business Analysis, System Architecture and Design, Project Management, and Software Prototyping

  • Westchester, IL 60154


TurnKeough Corporation (TKC), a biotechnology and health care consulting firm, offers advice to clients facing strategic decisions about the management of products and assets. TurnKeough Corporation is an S-corporation based in Illinois that operates under the leadership of managing director Paul Keough. With a background in finance and science focused in the health care industry, Mr. Keough provides his clients with comprehensive and personalized services in the areas of management, financial services, health care, and technology. Since its founding, TurnKeough Corporation has forged many successes with public and private companies in the health care industry. One highlight for TKC has been the increased sales and customer response for a client who sought to maximize profit for a branded product. For another client, TurnKeough advised the launch of a new health care decision support product with a potential market of millions of customers. Yet, another success was a biotech company that shifted emphasis of its pipeline, from the main stage to the early stage of its program on the advice of TurnKeough Corporation. TurnKeough Corporation's success is evident in the positive reviews received from its clients: “The consulting advice Paul Keough provided was critical in preparing the initial launch plan for the most important product in our company pipeline", says the director of a public biotechnology company. The CEO of another biotechnology company notes, “The information Paul Keough provided helped us to crystallize our strategy and since then, we have been quite successful in our new product launch." Another executive in the industry states about Keough, "Paul has done a phenomenal job. He has devised and executed the new content strategy, and he is an integral part of the successful expansion of our company."


Many restorers discover that what initially worked to build their business simply isn't working to help them grow to the next level. Or they encounter a nagging business problem that despite their best efforts, acts as a roadblock to their company's growth. Business Development Associates, Inc. is a marketing consulting firm that works exclusively with clients in the restoration industry. With more than 30 years of industry-specific experience, we hit the ground running, dramatically shortening the learning curve, and start delivering results. "The BDA Way" is a proprietary marketing system that combines a breadth and depth of industry knowledge and experience, a broad and unique perspective on the industry, and over 30 years of marketing expertise. We offer a new and proven way to grow your business.

  • Glen Ellyn, IL 60137


Truitt Franchising is your professional business consultant in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. Starting a small business can be overwhelming when there are so many different new business ideas to consider. Our unique process allows us to present you with the small franchise opportunities that are right for you, and then help you take the steps towards financing and starting your new business. Our goal is to supply those interested in starting a small business with the new business ideas that will work for them. With over ten years of expertise running four different service franchises, we understand the concept of franchise ownership inside and out, and we will make sure to give you some great franchise options that you may not have thought of on your own or even known about otherwise. Our expertise in franchising and business management leads to providing quality career coach and business advisor services nationwide.


Professional Events and Consulting (PEC) is a certified, woman-owned, national organization specializing in the following: * Site Selection * Incentive Travel * Meeting and Event Management * Larger-than-Life Showpiece Décor PEC’s over 40 years of industry experience means we utilize our inside knowledge, business relationships and time-tested standard of service excellence to create a truly unforgettable meeting or event. We work with associations, corporations, and government and non-profit organizations in the U.S. and internationally.

  • 18 years in business
  • Chicago, IL 60660


We specialize in transforming dreamers into successful entrepreneurs. We act as a concierge to connect your business to the knowledge and resources necessary to succeed in the global marketplace. Our services include small business consulting, management consulting, executive coaching, legal services, business startup, business planning, strategic planning, website design services, entrepreneur coaching, business travel management, and alternative financing. We tackle business concerns, both and large and small, using a variety of analytical methods and best business practices to develop unique, customized, solutions specifically to meet your business needs. Rest assured, Building Bridges Chicago can bridge the gap between where you are now and where you need to go to build a sustainable, profitable, and successful business.


Our services include: * Bookkeeping * Accounting * Tax preparation * Audit or review * QuickBooks installation * Trouble shooting * Business consulting

  • Chicago, IL 60640


We specialize in sales training, coaching and motivation for direct sales people and sales managers. Services include consulting, seminars, keynote speeches, presentation materials design and for hire sales training.

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