Welcome to Newport Consulting Group. We help Inc 5000 companies and Fortune 500 brands define and implement strategies, new operating models and key enabling technologies to grow and prosper. Let us show you how you can start a new tomorrow today.
We deliver high-value strategy, business transformation, oversight and market growth services to position our clients for success.
Consider purchasing online consulting, books by our experts, or products and frameworks through our world-class partners.
Our seasoned professionals are well-versed in on-site facilitation methods as well as professional speaking approaches.
We engage with our partners and clients to develop a number of perspectives on various compelling marketplace trends and services.
Partners & Accreditations
Webcasts and Podcasts
January 24, 2014 –
Looking for a crystal ball to help you predict what 2014 may bring for your business, your industry, your marketplace? How about fishing in a tsunami? Dozens of expert insights into the technologies, strategies, and trends that can help you grow and compete better this year and beyond. These thought leaders featuring Managing Principal William Newman speak on SAP Game-Changers Radio 2014 Predictions – Part 3 Listen now
December 14, 2013 –
SAP’s Ning-Jing Gao caught up with Managing Principal William Newman at SAP TechEd in Las Vegas where the two of them discussed new Microsoft and SAP integration with the SAP NetWeaver Gateway productivity accelerator for Microsoft. Watch the interview on the SAP Technology YouTube channel.
October 17, 2013 –
Today’s buzz: Corporate responsibility (CR). How’s yours? William Newman, Managing Principal of Newport Consulting Group states “Disney’s decision to pull out of Bangladesh based on the government’s slow response to the building collapse illustrates CR isn’t just for branding anymore. Lives are at stake.” Join Newman and a panel of other experts with host Bonnie D. Graham for this episode of Coffee Break with Game Changers sponsored by SAP Radio.
July 22, 2013 –
As a senior finance leader, you are well aware that your company’s management team needs to make informed decisions, implement plans and communicate results to investors as soon as the latest financial information about your company is available. During this CFO.com Webcast, learn about best practices to ensure your organization provide adequate resources to align your finance team’s operational objectives with your company’s business strategy. William Newman joins Malcolm Faulkner and Chris Clay from SAP. View this webcast on demand.
Recent News and Selected Articles
December 19, 2013 –
So-called convergence forces – or what Gartner Group calls nexus of forces (NOF) – have a tendency to amplify and extend innovation in new and more powerful directions, much like strong winds, lunar position, and seismic disturbances can affect the behavior of ocean tides. Managing Principal William Newman looks at the convergence forces surrounding predictive analytics, privacy and location based services in retail and other segments in his latest blog on The View from C-Level.
September 18, 2013 –
SAP’s announced interest to purchase predictive analytics solution provider KXEN reaffirms the company’s commitment to integrated and user-based predictive analytics and also takes a swipe at rival salesforce.com in the cloud space. Analysis by Managing Principal William Newman posted in the Smart Data Collective.
September 5, 2013 –
Given the pervasiveness of big data in social media platforms, how does an organization take advantage of the “world’s largest focus group?” Managing Principal William Newman shares advice on getting the most of of social media’s big data in this article for IT in Canada by writer Rachel Sarfin.
July 1, 2013 –
Acquisition International Magazine announce the 2013 M&A Award recipients. Newport Consulting Group, a management and technology consulting firm based in Clarkston, MI was among the selected winners. Read the press release.
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