Gold Level Consortium


Optima is an operational excellence advisory and resource firm focused on providing value added services, lean leadership, facilitation, training and education to our clients and peer group members.

We help our clients and members on their journey toward operational excellence with a keen focus on people, systems thinking, and continuous process improvement.

Optima's consortiums,  in partnership with Associations for Manufacturing Excellence (AME) and our  Adult Learning Center provide resources to organizations and people to further develop and practice lean thinking. 

Silver Level Consortium

To build a regional network of peers that support, encourage, and s

hare best practices and continuous improvement techniques. The network will be structured so that members can learn from each other, mentor each other, develop each other, and assist each other in the continuous improvement journey.

Members who are just beginning the journey or who been paving the road for several years can share, discuss, and improve as a network of informational resources assisted by the tools, training, and capabilities of the members. 


 Consortium Testimonials 

 Upcoming Learning Events Presented by AME: