Business Consulting & Keynote Speaking

Business Consulting

Stockbridge Associates works with CEOs, senior executives and Boards of Directors to improve business operating and financial performance, identify opportunities for growth, and initiate strategic, ‘best-practices’ financial, marketing, organizational, and resource planning programs.

Our advisory services include short term, project-specific consulting and ongoing executive mentoring and professional development programs, including membership on boards of directors.

Advisory Expertise

Our business consulting services are designed to specifically address many of the most common challenges that businesses of all sizes in all industries often struggle with, including:

  • Adapting financial information to actionable operating strategies 
  • Strategic change implementation 
  • Business process improvement strategies 
  • Vendor and asset management best practices 
  • Strategic organizational planning and restructuring 
  • Best management practice implementations 
  • Family business succession planning 
  • Company reorganization and business model evaluation

Stockbridge Associates Delivers Results

Businesses sometimes fail to navigate these types of transitions successfully, simply because they lack the personnel with the specific knowledge and experience necessary to research, initiate, and facilitate large-scale analyses and change initiatives from start to finish.

Stockbridge Associates supplies sound, proven solutions that are as practical as they are impactful. With each client engagement, our goal is for your business to reach its highest potential as quickly as possible. To accomplish this, Stockbridge Associates works closely with key company personnel at every stage of each project, ensuring the delivery of the desired results.

Residential Development

With deep industry expertise and a reputation for delivering results, Stockbridge Associates supplies home building and residential development executives with the counsel and strategy development they need to transform their businesses into profitable, efficient organizations that maximize their full potential.

Stockbridge Associates works with leaders in the home building and residential development industries to redefine internal department responsibilities, evaluate human resource allocations, and create benchmarks for improved fiscal and operational health.

Stockbridge Associates and its principal, George Casey, has helped to improve the profitability and operating performance of more than 25 home building and residential development companies over the years, positioning them for continued success with forward-thinking systemic changes. 

Learn More about Stockbridge and George Casey

To learn more about George Casey and Stockbridge Associates’ residential development expertise and Vistage executive coaching and how we can help increase your business’ profitability, call us at 207-869-5491 or email info@stockbridgeassoc.com.

Keynote Speaking, Writing and Expert Opinion

Stockbridge Associates’ Principal George Casey has developed a model for evaluating businesses, industry evolution, and financial markets to project their summary future effects on a company. He is a frequent keynote speaker, moderator, and panelist at events such as the Pacific Coast Builders Conference, the Urban Land Institute’s bi-annual meetings, the Housing Innovation Alliance Summit, the Housing Leadership Conference, the Zelman Housing Trends Conference, and the Vistage Annual Worldwide Chairs Summit.

George speaks to audiences on the future of residential development, automation and modernization in homebuilding, executive leadership development, best practices, and business strategy. His passion for his work and experiences as a senior executive, change agent, consultant, and thinker position him as a leader in change strategy implementation and strategic planning.

Past Speaking Engagements and Media Mentions

November 12-14, 2019
Housing Innovation Alliance Fall Meeting
Denver, CO

September 18-20, 2019
Urban Land Institute Fall Meeting
Washington, DC
Panelist: The Path to Attainable Housing

September 10, 2019
Tolko Industries, LTD
Vernon, BC, Canada
Speaker for Annual Board of Directors Meeting: The Future of Housing

April 16-19, 2019
Urban Land Institute Spring Meeting
Nashville, TN
Panel Moderator: The Path to Attainable Housing

March 31-April 4, 2019
Housing Innovation Alliance Annual Summit
Scottsdale, AZ

March 7, 2019
ProSales100 Conference
San Antonio, TX
Speaker: The Future of Homebuilding

November 14-15, 2018
Housing Innovation Alliance Fall Meeting
Baltimore, MD
Moderator for Round Table: Off-Site Construction-Making the Numbers Work

October 18, 2018
Bloomberg/Metrostudy Homebuilding Investor Summit
New York, NY
Panelist: The Future of Housing

October 8-11, 2018
Urban Land Institute Fall Meeting
Boston, MA
Moderator: Panel Discussion on Off-Site Solutions for Homebuilding

May 2, 2018
Urban Land Institute Spring Meeting
Detroit, MI
George Casey was a featured panelist/speaker on the topic: The Key to Building Housing Faster, Safer-And More Profitably.   Here is a link to a Summary Article on the session, published by ULI.   The future of homebuilding is in more automation in factories permitting higher productivity and faster on-site assembly times.

September 27, 2018
Zelman Associates Annual Housing Conference

Boston, MA
“The Future of Housing”

Speaking Engagements and Published Articles/Books

By George!” column. Topics involve strategy and operations in the residential construction and development industry.
Guest expert on housing.
Housing Expert for Private Equity Analysts and Investors.
Speaker and panelist.
Speaker and Panelist.

Author of a business book (2010) still in publication and used by companies for management training.

Speaker and Panelist.
Quoted housing expert.
Speaker and Panelist.
Speaker and Panelist.
Quoted housing expert.

Book By George Casey

Is the Juice Worth The Squeeze

How well does your organization learn from their lessons? The habit of individuals and organizations to take their lessons learned, apply them regularly, and pass the lessons on to others is a critical factor in career and organizational success. Written in a conversational style, George Casey shares his vast business experience in thirty chapters designed to enable managers to become better business leaders.

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Articles: "By George!"

Professional Afiliations

Peer Advisory Boards for CEOs and Business Owners

George Casey, Vistage Chair for Maine and New England, mentors business leaders to help them reach their personal and business goals. More>>>

Housing Innovation Alliance

Under George Casey’s guidance, the  Housing Innovation Alliance has become the collaboration hub for large residential builders and developers. More>>>