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Strategic clarity and commercialization
for consumer-facing ventures

Services



Venturing

  • Target Identification
  • Strategic Due Diligence
  • CEO Coaching
  • Pitch Deck Development
  • Accelerator Construction



Strategy

  • Strategic Planning
  • Industry & Trend Analysis
  • Portfolio Mapping
  • Opportunity Identification & Assessment
  • Competitive Landscaping



Commercialization

  • Value Proposition Development
  • Positioning, Branding, & Messaging
  • Pricing & Promotion Strategy
  • Go-to-Market Planning
  • Insights Analysis & Integration

Team

We are seasoned entrepreneurs and corporate alums who create pragmatic strategies and resourceful growth plans.





Steven Schultz

steven@alignpartners.com



Steven has a track record leading strategic new business innovation and partnerships within the CPG, Technology, and Healthcare industries. He has 25 years of consumer products experience including marketing management at Colgate Palmolive, innovation consulting to Fortune 100 companies, and strategy development for consumer facing new ventures. Steven co-founded Naturally Nora, Inc., a natural food company that transformed the baking mix category prior to its sale to Post Consumer Brands.

Steven also founded a marketing services company in partnership with Eastman Kodak and developed new business ventures for Intel. Steven serves on the Screening Committee of Nutrition Capital Network and is a mentor to Chobani Food Incubator, Accel Foods, Venture for America, and the Diamond Challenge for Young Entrepreneurs. He earned a BA from the University of Vermont and an MBA from Boston College.