A Client’s Perspective: Tra Willbanks

Tra Willbanks, CEO of Anchor Partners, speaks highly of Mark’s expertise and his specific contributions to his company’s growth and strategic decision-making. Anchor Partners, a leading private equity partnership specializing in metal manufacturing companies, values its continued collaboration with Maven strategist Mark, praising the results achieved through their long-standing partnership. Anchor Partners operates in the […]

Navigating the Changing Tides: Assessing the Likelihood of a Recession in 2023

Rethinking Recession in Light of a Resilient Job Market The possibility of a recession in the United States in 2023 has been a subject of significant speculation among economists, CEOs, investors, and the public. However, recent developments have led experts to reassess their predictions. The resiliency of the job market has emerged as a crucial […]

Improving Business Strategy for Growth and Scale with AI

The rapid advancements in Artificial Intelligence (AI) have created significant opportunities for mid-market companies to improve their business strategies for growth and scale. By leveraging AI, mid-market companies can enhance their decision-making processes, increase efficiency, enhance customer experience, and become more agile. In this white paper, we will explore the impact of AI on mid-market […]

Maven Founder Spotlight: Mark Hess

Mark Hess is not reinventing the wheel, yet his approach to mid-market consulting is undoubtedly innovative. After studying economics and mechanical engineering, earning an MBA from the Tuck School at Dartmouth, and working for Bain & Company, he began his own entrepreneurial venture, which “hatched over beer and pool,” as many great ideas are. Mark […]