INDA Consultant Network

The Consultants’ Network is a consortium of INDA Member Consultants. These Consultants have expertise in the areas of management, product development, market research, competitive intelligence, technical consulting, intellectual property and much more.

The number of Consultants recognizing the benefits of being included in this Consultants’ Network continues to grow year after year. The Consultants’ Network is for INDA Members only. To discover how you can become an INDA Member and be a part of the Network, contact Morris Collins, mcollins@inda.org, (919) 459-3700 ext. 3714.

Below is a listing of INDA Member Consultants and the services they offer.

A.D. Jezzi & Associates, LLC
169 Upland Terrace
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
UNITED STATES
Contact: Rick Jezzi
Phone: (610) 202-2374
Fax: (610) 972-9844
Email: Rick@ADJezziAssoc.com
Website: www.nonwoven-us.com
A management and technical consulting company in the area of New Product Development; specializing in Baby Diapers, Personal Care Absorbent Products such as Adult Incontinence, Feminine Hygiene, Baby Wipes, and Non-Woven Technology and their End-Products.

American Association of Textile Chemists & Colorists
P.O. Box 12215 AATCC
RTP, NC 27709-2215
UNITED STATES
Contact: John Y Daniels, Executive Director
Phone: (919) 549-8141
Fax: (919) 549-8933
Email: danielsj@aatcc.org
Website: www.aatcc.org

BK Innovations LLC
1 Closter Commons #148
Closter, NJ 07624
UNITED STATES
Contact: Brian Kang, President
Phone: (201) 906-3738
Email: kangbrian@hotmail.com
Filtration fabric manufacturing process and polymer to client in South Korea.

Blue Heaven Enterprises, Inc.
205 Mayfair Place Blue Heaven Technologies
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
UNITED STATESContact: Robert Burkhead, President
Phone: (270) 887-9431
Email: rburkhea@bellsouth.net
Website: www.blueheaventech.com
Consultant to the Air Filtration Industry.

Bohlander Associates
54 Herrmann Lane
Easton, CT 06612
UNITED STATESContact: Peter Bohlander, President
Phone: (203) 268-1718
Email: bohlanderpeter@gmail.com
Product development and new business development specializing in the Far East.

Chapas, Chinai & Associates
93 Woodholme Way
Elkton, MD 21921
UNITED STATES
Contact: Richard B. Chapas, Principal
Phone: (410) 920-3369
Email: rich_chapas@hotmail.com
Our focus is the development of new and improved products based on our expertise and experience in nonwovens, absorbent materials and products, biodegradable and renewable materials, adhesives, resins, composites, polymer technology, consumer and industrial disposable products, such as, wipes, filtration, and medical devices. Our capabilities include product design, data analysis from laboratory and consumer testing, raw material sourcing, sustainability, and environmental conformance.

Coley Company
1175 Revolution Mill Drive, Suite 9
Greensboro, NC 27405
UNITED STATES
Contact: Doug Coley
Phone: (336) 218-6637
Email: drcoley@coleycompany.net
Website: www.coleycompany.net
Executive Search Firm that specializes in the Nonwoven Industry placing positions throughtout the U.S.

Creative Machine Designs, Inc.CreativeMachineDesign
3 Corporate Park Drive
Derry, NH 03038
UNITED STATES
Contact: Jerry Rocha
Phone: (603) 695-2980
Fax: (603) 493-9025
Email: jrocha@creativemachinedesigns.com
Website: www.creativemachinedesigns.com
Technical consulting relating to touch fasteners and methods of producing them, including the use of ultrasonics.

Crown Abbey, LLC crownabbey
1409 Hunter
Franklin, TN 37064
UNITED STATES
Telephone: (201) 574-3181
Contact: Heidi Beatty
Email: hbeatty@crownabbey.com
Project management, product development consultancy.

DI 2 Technologies
P.O. Box 4720
Davidson, NC 28036-4720
UNITED STATES
Telephone: (704) 528-0302
Fax:  (704) 528-1628
Contact: William Younts
Email: budyounts@di2tech.com
Provides regulatory compliance consulting services for fire retardant state and federal standards. Provides technical product development consulting services.

Extrusion Group, LLCExtrusion-Group-Experts-RGB
1425 Market Blvd.
Suite 530-123
Roswell, GA  30076
UNITED STATES
Telephone: (404) 419-6700
Fax:  (404) 419-6711
Contact: Mike Houston
Email: mhouston@extrusiongroup.com
Group is a diverse group of innovative professionals with demonstrated expertise in research, development, design and manufacture of advanced nonwoven equipment, processes and materials.

FITI Testing And Research InstitutefitiTestingAndResearch
102 Jeongneungcheondong-ro
Dongdaemun-gu
Seoul
130-062
Korea
Telephone: 82-2-3299-8020
Fax:  82-2-3299-8161
Contact: Hyun-Jin Koo, P
Email: koohh@fitiglobal.com
FITI is a third party testing and research institute to provide testing and certification services for nonwoven industries and perform collaborative research with them.

FPInnovations
570 Saint-Jean Blvd.
Pointe-Claire, QC H9R 3J9
CANADA
Contact: Alois Vanerek
Phone: (514) 782-4100
Email: alois.vanerek@fpinnovations.ca
Research in forest operations, wood products, pulp, paper, and biomaterials.

Frank Baker & Associates, LLC
5171 Old Hickory Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37218
UNITED STATES
Contact: Frank Baker
Phone: (615) 499-1775
Email: fbaker@gmail,com
Consulting for Nonwoven Product and Process Development. Frank Baker Associates LLC Trifold Brochure.

Gardner GTSgardnerGTS-logo
P.O. Box 500
Petoskey, MI 49770
UNITED STATES
Contact: Dan Gardner
Phone: (231) 758-0238
Fax: (231) 487-1846
Email: dan@gardnergts.com
Consulting, engineering, project management, and expert witness.

Global Safety Management
10006 Cross Creek Boulevard Suite 440
Tampa, FL 33647
UNITED STATES
Contact: Eric Stratis, Chief Sales Officer
Phone: (813) 435-5161
Email: eric.stratis@gsmsds.com
Website: www.gsmsds.com
GSM provides safety data sheet services around (M)SDS management, authoring and translation to help members avoid OSHA fines.

Global Strategy, Inc.
1073 Willa Springs Dr., Suite 2049 Global Strategy
Winter Springs, FL 32708
UNITED STATES
Contact: David Warar, CEO
Phone: (407) 951-6750
Fax: (847) 327-1554
Email: dave@consultgsi.com
Website: www.consultgsi.com
International business development: market entry strategy formulation and implementation, open innovation (product and technology) search, M&A, partnering, and customized market research.

Holmes Consulting
129 Kelekent Lane
Cary, NC
UNITED STATES
Contact: Rory Holmes
Phone: (919) 600-1550
Email: roryaholmes@gmail.com
We assist industry to raise capital for expansion or to complete a merger and acquisition transaction.

IHS
1401 Enclave Parkway, Suite 500 IHS
Houston, TX 77077
UNITED STATES
Contact: Karen Jones, Service Leader, Fibers & Feedstocks
Phone: (281) 531-4660
Email: karen.jones@ihs.com
IHS is the premier provider of Market, Planning and Business Advisory services offering a unique combination of consulting analytics and expertise for the global chemical, plastics, fibers and chlor-alkali industries. With offices in Houston, New York, London, Dubai, Düsseldorf, Singapore and Shanghai, IHS has provided expert business advisory services to a broad base of companies across multiple value chains and geographies since 1979. Clients to IHS services include chemical and oil companies, technology & EPC companies, banking and financial institutions, plastic converters, textile & apparel manufacturers, brand-owners, grocers/retailers, government agencies and trading companies.

Investkonsult Sweden AB
Koppargatan 9
602 23 NORRKÖPING
SWEDEN
Contact: Johan Berlin, Managing Director
Phone: 46-11-106-075
Fax: 46-11-124-026
Email: info@ik.se
Consultants to the nonwoven and absorbent hygiene producers worldwide. Professional and objective valuations as well as handling of surplus equipment.

Jenkins, Wilson, Taylor & Hunt
(Patent Attorneys) Jenkins Wilson Taylor & HuntUniversity Tower, Suite 1400
3100 Tower Blvd.
Durham, NC 27707
UNITED STATES
Contact: Richard Jenkins, Patent Attorney
Phone: (919) 493-8000
Fax: (919) 419-0383
Email: rjenkins@jenkinswilsontaylor.com
Website: www.jenkinswilson.com
Experts in patent applications for nonwoven products.

John Anderson
2031 Sandy Pond Lane
Waxhaw, NC 28173
UNITED STATES
Contact: John Anderson
Phone: (704) 243-1244
Email: jafortrel@aol.com
Consultation to fiber producers or marketing, product design and distribution.

Kline & CompanyKline logo
35 Waterview Boulevard, Suite 305
Parsippany, NJ 07054
UNITED STATES
Contact: Laura Mahecha
Phone: (973) 435-6262
Fax: (973) 435-6291
Email: laura.mahecha@klinegroup.com
Website: www.klinegroup.com
Kline & Co. is a market research and consulting firm serving the I&I cleaning products market.

Lifshutz Consulting
12985 W. Kokopelli Drive
Peoria, AZ 85383
UNITED STATES
Contact: Norman Lifshutz
Phone: (623) 242-7304

MAJIQMajiq
8520 154th Ave NE
Redmond, WA 98033
UNITED STATES
Phone: (425) 881-7100|
Email: david.pawelke@majiq.com
Website: www.majiq.com
MAJIQ Inc. is a leader in enterprise software and services for the pulp, paper, and nonwovens industry. MAJIQ develops software products including sales order processing, planning & scheduling, production & quality, transportation management, warehousing, and business intelligence.

Mark Howard & AssociatesMarkHowardAssociates
7160 Chagrin Rd., Ste. 220
Chagrin Falls, OH 44023-1135
UNITED STATES
Phone: (440) 519-9300
Fax: (440) 519-9302
Contact: Mark Howard, President
Email: mharep@aol.com
Website: www.markhowardassoc.com
Independent sales organization representing suppliers globally and providing a conduit to working partnerships with OEM manufacturers.

Marketing Technology Service, Inc.
4100 South Seventh Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49009-8461
UNITED STATES
Phone: (269) 375-1236
Fax: (269) 375-6710
Email: info@marketingtechnologyservice.com
Website: www.marketingtechnologyservice.com
Serving the nonwovens and absorbent disposable products industries since 1978, MTS is located in Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA. MTS offers discreet, behind-the-scenes help to companies big and small, with market research and tailored “Short Course” presentations specific to their interests, at their location. MTS also makes testing equipment, do testing and offer airlaid pilot plant services for product development.

Mark R. Snider, LLC
616 Stamp Creek Road
White, GA 30184
UNITED STATES
Phone: (404) 218-5552
Email: marksnider@mindspring.com
Website: www.marksnider.com
Consultant to general industry, equipiment sales, market research, project management.

Nelson Laboratories, Inc.NelsonLaboratories
P.O. Box 571830
Murray, UT 84157
UNITED STATES
Contact: Adam Meese
Phone: (801) 290-7500
Email: ameese@nelsonlabs.com
Nelson Labs is a leading provider of full, life cycle microbiology testing services for the healthcare industry.

Nonwoven Source
100 Bartlett Peak Drive
Georgetown, TX 78633
UNITED STATES
Contact: Joe Wahlquist
Phone: (512) 966-1083
Email: joewahlquist@nonwovensource.com
Providing technical and sourcing support for the nonwoven industry.

O’Neal, Inc.
10 Falcon Crest DriveOnealLogo
Greenville, SC
UNITED STATES
Phone: (864) 298-2000
Contact: Shane Bolding, Vice President
Email: sbolding@onealinc.com
O’Neal provides design, engineering, procurement, and construction services for capital projects to clients in the nonwovens industry.

P.W. Johnson
20 Wiseton Court
Simpsonville, SC 29681
UNITED STATES
Phone: (864) 399-3376
Email: pjohnson8371@charter.net

Price Hanna Consultants LLC
603 Fairway Dr. price hanna
West Chester, PA 19382
UNITED STATES
Contact: Pricie Hanna, Managing Partner
Phone: (610) 793-1500
Email: phanna@pricehanna.com
Global management consulting services for the nonwoven and hygiene industries.

Product Investigations Inc.ProductInvestigationsInc
151 East 10th Avenue
Conshohocken, PA 19428
UNITED STATES
Contact: Sophia E. Shelanski, Clinical Research Scientist
Phone: (610) 825-5855
Fax: (610) 505-9553
Email: sshelanski@productinvestigations.com
Product Investigations Inc. is an independent clinical research laboratory specializing in safety and efficacy testing for a wide variety of products, including personal care and household products, toiletries, medical devices, textiles, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, and active/raw ingredients.

Recruiter Solutions International
8850 Tyler Blvd Recruiter Solutions
Mentor, OH 44060
UNITED STATES
Contact: Lisa Sprowls
Phone: (800) 992-3875
Fax: (800) 992-3874
Email: lisa@rsipeople.com
Website: www.rsipeople.com
Executive search firm specializing in the filtration industry.

RespirTek, Inc.
12450 Shortcut Rd., Bldg. F RespirTek
Biloxi, MS 39532
UNITED STATES
Contact: Jude Martin
Phone: (228) 392-7977
Fax: (228) 369-3984
Email: jmartin@respirtek.com
Website: www.respirtek.com
RespirTek, Inc. is an ISO 17025 accredited biological consulting and commercial research laboratory serving national and international clients for over eleven years. The company specializes in toxicity/treatability testing for municipal, pharmaceutical and industrial wastewaters, extensive bioremediation, compostability testing, biodegradability testing, and biodisintegration testing per INDA & EDANA standards for flushability.RespirTek offers EPA, ASTM, OECD, ISO, GLP, INDA and EDANA testing as well as customized and abbreviated testing protocols to specifically meet clients’ needs. Projects and testing are performed in a dedicated team setting from initial contact to report generations with systematic updates. Please contact us at 228-392-7977 to arrange for a free consultation call with our Technical Team to discuss your specific product and testing needs.

Richer Investment S.A. De C.V.
Villa Chipinque 101 Colonia Villa Chipinque 
6297 GARZA GARCIA N.L.
MEXICO
Contact: Carlos Richer, President
Phone: 52-181-1277-3173
Fax: 52-81-8303-0688
Email: cricher@richernet.com
Website: www.disposablediaper.net
We are eager to provide you with the best consulting services available to the disposable diaper industry today. If you are looking to get started in the disposable diaper business, we can teach you and help you understand what is needed in order to avoid common and costly mistakes. If you are already a diaper producer, our in-depth diaper factory audits can help you identify problems and save you tons of money.

Sanford Holshouser Economic Development Consulting, LLCSanfordHolshouser
4141 Parklake Avenue, Suite 200
Raleigh, NC 27612
United States
Contact: Rocky Lane, Manager
Phone: (919) 653-7805
Email: rlane@sanfordholshouser.com
Sanford Holshouser Economic Development Consulting, LLC provides site selection and incentive negotiation services to Association members, which are choosing a location for a new facility or expanding an existing facility. These services will help assure that a company will make a well informed site selection decision based on all necessary information and data, and that a company will receive the benefit of the highest possible levels of financial incentive support for a new or expansion project.

Schlegel Und Partner
Ludwigstrasse 6
Weinheim, 69469
Germany
Contact: Silke Brand-Kirsch
Phone: 49-6201-99150
Fax: 49-6201-99-1599
Email: silke.brandkirsch@schlegelundpartner.de
Surveys targeting almost all nonwovens (durable and disposable) markets around the globe.

SGSSGS2015Logo
291 Fairfield Ave
Fairfield, NJ 07004
United States
Contact: Mafalda Salvi, Business Development Manager
Phone: (973) 575-5252
Fax: (973) 575-7175
Email: mafalda.salvi@sgs.com
SGS supplies testing and auditing services, chemical testing, performance and claim substantiation.

The Segue Group, LLC
212 Breton Drive
Greer, SC 29650-2842
UNITED STATES
Contact: James Posa, President
Phone: (864) 908-6355
Fax: (864) 244-9961
Email: jimposa@seguegroupllc.com
Business planning, research, sales planning, operations, acquisition, integrations, and more. All associates have 25  years’ experience.

Smith, Johnson & Associates
116 Millstone Way
Monroeville, NJ 08342
UNITED STATES
Contact: Robert A. Johnson, Principal
Phone: (856) 243-5730
Fax: (856) 487-0455
Email: RJnonwoven@aol.com
Consultants in marketing, market research and product development.

SNS Nano Fiber Technology Co. LLC
201 E. Steels Corners Road SNS Nano Fiber Technology
Stow, OH 44224
UNITED STATES
Contact: Dr. Laura Frazier
Phone: (330) 730-2034
Fax: (330) 928-8726
Email: lfrazier@struktol.com
SNS is a consultancy that specializes in managing the production of electrospun fibers.

Southern Regional Research Center
(SRRC-ARS-USDA)
PO Box 19687
New Orleans, LA 70179-0687
UNITED STATES
Contact: Brian D. Condon
Phone: (504) 286-4541
Fax: (504) 286-4419
Email: brian.condon@ars.usda.gov
Consultants in the development of cotton and natural fiber products.

Sylvain Legare, Consultant
6311 Du Pinot
Quebec, QC G3E 2A7
CANADA
Contact: Sylvain Legare
Phone: (418) 576-4184
Email:sylvain.legare@hotmail.com
Consulting for the feminine hygiene industry.

TC2 Textile/Clothing Technology Corporation
211 Gregson Drive TC2 Textile/Clothing Technology Corporation
Cary, NC 27511
UNITED STATES
Contact: Peter N. Butenhoff, President
Phone: (919) 380-2170
Fax: (919) 380-2181
Email: pbutenh@tc2.com
Consultants for research and testing, third party testing lab.

Textile Research Associates
105 Shenandoah St. Textile Research Associates
Clarksville, TN 37043
UNITED STATES
Contact: Dr. Christine Sun
Phone: (931) 647-3531
Fax: (931) 802-5109
Email: christine.sun@textileresearch.org
Website: www.textileresearch.org
Textile Research Associates (TRA) is an advanced research and consulting firm specializing in textiles, nonwovens, and their applications in air and liquid filtration. Dr. Christine Sun, the Principal of TRA is a globally recognized technical and market expert in nonwovens and filtration industry. She was the technology director of liquid filtration at Donaldson from 2011-2013, and R&D manager at Freudenberg Filtration Technologies from 2004-2011. With extensive experiences from both industrial and academic services, Dr. Sun and her team at TRA have not only broad and in-depth knowledge but also hands-on experiences in the areas of advanced nonwovens, nanofibers and filtration technologies.TRA has a strong partnership with advanced material research centers and air/liquid filtration testing labs in the industry. “With our over 30-year experience in textile, nonwovens and filtration industry, we are confident in providing our customers technical and market solutions to support their business growth with guaranteeing satisfaction and safely guarded confidentiality.”

UCLA Henry Samuali School Of Engineering & Applied Science, EE Department, High-Speed Electronics LabUCLA_Henery
420 Westwood Plaza, 56-125EE Eng. 4 Bldg
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594
UNITED STATES
Contact: M.C. Frank Chang, Distinguished Professor, And Wintek Chair In Electrical Engineering
Email: mfchang@ee.ucla.edu
Research related to quality control in the nonwoven fabrics industry.

Zene, LLC
112 Point Shore Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534
UNITED STATES
Contact: Thomas Justice, Consultant
Phone: (919) 751-2995
Email: justfilter@yahoo.com
Consult for both roll goods manufacturers and filter fabricators in the areas of filter performance and associated testing and manufacturing equipment.

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