Keith Center has over 30 years experience with small and large companies. An expert in small business development, Center says “If you’re not measuring, you’re not managing.” In other words, if you’re not keeping score you’re not in the game.
A prominent player in the Greater Cincinnati and Dayton Ohio business communities, Keith has helped many hundreds of business owners grow profits and productivity through his book, workshops, consulting and coaching.
In his workshop, small business owners learn how to develop strategic business alignment and business systems that get results. To create a marketing growth plan, developing the right key performance indicators (KPI’s) as the business focalpoint for profitable growth and productivity. And also to develop a one page business plan that acts as a roadmap for success.
Keith Center has worked with small and large companies in both private and public sectors for over 30 years, including Toyota, IBM, GE Capital, Convergys, International Harvester, DEC, Fujitsu Consulting, k-12, Higher Education, Local Government and Law Enforcement.
Keith’s experience includes General Manager at both large and small companies, strategic planning and business alignment, finding funding, including $16.2M for one organization, marketing and sales, training, facilitation, and information technology. He has also acted as a liaison between corporate and higher education research.
He is President of Mason International Business Group, Ltd. which delivers business consulting, training, coaching and networking services on a national basis. Also an Accredited Associate of the Institute for Independent Business, a Certified Guerrilla Marketing Coach, member of the National Speakers Association (NSA) Ohio, and author of Money, Time & People…will kill your business and co-author of Reducing Company Health Cost.
Keith is an expatriate Australian, and resides in Mason, Ohio. He and his wife Darlene have six children. Their sons are professors at University of Siam in Thailand. Keith’s travels have taken him to Canada, Bermuda, Japan, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Mexico, Bermuda, and of course Australia.