What People Are Saying

“Vincent & Associates can effectively lead a group of people who have wide backgrounds and get them to think about problems in new ways.”

— Vice President, Weyerhaeuser Company

“… instrumental in the completion of our effort… able to develop the appropriate process for the group while also pulling together the key insights.”

— Director, Hewlett-Packard Company

“Vincent & Associates provides the company with a wider strategic viewpoint than that previously held.”

—Managing Editor, The Orange County Register

“Lanny contributed immensely to our efforts in holding the innovation workshops, encouraging the participants to come out with inventive ideas and generating subsequent invention disclosures. Many of the invention disclosures generated from our company now come from these innovation workshops.”

—Patent Attorney, Chartered Semiconductor

“Lanny contributed a streamlined front-end to our scenario brainstorming process as well as the moderation we needed for twenty people to participate in that brainstorming process.”

—Business Strategist, AMD

“I continue to respect Lanny as an uber-facilitator for innovation workshops. The ability that Lanny has to come up to speed quickly on terminology and lingo in a particular domain and the finesse in which he expeditiously earns the trust of the team and gels individual participants into brainstorming breakthrough ideas is simply wonderful.”

Chief Engineer, Rockwell Automation

“Vincent & Associates has imparted an incredible level of knowledge and insight to me regarding innovation, use of metaphorical methods, and the role of the maverick in an organization. ”

—Innovation Practitioner, Hewlett-Packard Company

“I see Vincent & Associates as a value-added outside source for insights, consultation and collaborative design.”

—Innovation Consultant, Whirlpool Corporation

“I gained insights into a few other companies and what innovation challenges they faced and how they handled them; made connections with individuals in other companies; and got intangible enrichment of my knowledge and experience base from the rich discussions from those in the Network.”

—Engineer, Hewlett-Packard Company