The Team

Adrienne Brown makes sure your measurement systems incorporate an understanding of team dynamics, organizational culture, and creative processes. She has 23 years of experience in innovation- and strategy-centered roles in corporate R&D, economic development, and real estate economics. She has advised clients like PepsiCo, Johnson & Johnson, and USAID on innovation culture, new product/service development, and process change. 

True story: Adrienne tried to run away with the circus as a kid. She’s not afraid.

Phil Watson uses logic and system dynamics methods to design simple measurement systems in the midst of complexity. He has 16 years of experience in innovation management consulting, strategy consulting, and national and international policy. Phil ran a $5 million/year program, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, to accelerate technologies for the 4.5 billion people worldwide who don’t have access to safe sanitation. He has advised clients like PPG, Kraft, and Air Products on commercialization, go-to market strategy, and innovation processes. 

True story: Phil’s family holds the Guinness World Record for wheat yield. He has high standards.