When performance counts we are the key


Tom Moore

Owner / Principal Consultant

Mobile: 320.420.1651



25+ years’ experience in management and industry. During my career I've helped a variety of organizations and leaders in creating operational excellence in most manufacturing and business process. I know business and I know people.

 A Lean Sensei and Six Sigma Master Belt, Scrum Master and Certified Shingo Facilitator combines with a strong academic background: BS in Training and Development, MAs in Org.  Development and Human Systems, and doctorate in Human Organizational Systems. I am a result oriented, evidence-based consultant capable of using a unique combination of theory and praxis to help organizations succeed in improvement efforts and the organizational development needed to sustain those efforts.

My approach is highly collaborative. I truly believe the best solution/intervention comes from working closely with my clients.

Dave Swenson

Owner / Principal Consultant

Mobile: 651.271.5109



We believe our team members are the best in the world. Each one has an extraordinary bandwidth when it comes to all things OPEX. With both on-the-ground experience and a deep theoretical understanding of concepts, tools and best practices, each is dedicated to providing you the with best solutions customized for your organization.

I have over 25 years of Leadership and Management experience within industry. A Lean Sensei and Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP), my on-the-ground experience in both technical and management roles allows me to focus on my passion for solving process and equipment based challenges.

I began consulting in 2010, the scope of my work and expertise includes all milestones of a successful continuous improvement journey from strategy development, through implementation and sustainment.

My approach has always been straightforward; work to gain a mutual understanding of what success means to the client, and then collaborate with them to meet those goals. As an owner and principal consultant of KPG I believe in this approach strongly, it’s one of our core values.