Dan Laux brings 20 years of experience using the MAP Management System, as an executive and entrepreneur. Dan has outstanding skills in strategic planning, organizational design, business development, board development and general business management which include:
- MAP Management System implementation
- Achieves productivity and profitability goals
- Change Management
- Planning - Strategic Business Plans, Personal Life and Succession Plans
- Team Building
As Chief Executive of Six Sigma Academy (SSA), a pioneer in the methodology of six sigma, Dan led the global expansion of this training and consulting company. By transforming the six sigma methodology beyond just quality, SSA set the standard of achievement through the success of its clients in leading Fortune 500 corporations and conglomerates in automotive, chemical, finance, insurance, and integrated oil and technology.
After the sale of SSA, Dan went on to establish several consulting practices, specializing in providing process improvement methods to mid-sized businesses in all industries, including public sector and non-profits.
Later co-founded Driver Advisors, the largest franchise in the Guardian Interlock System, and helped grow market share from 2% to 30% within three years and became the largest state franchise in the industry.
Dan has a degree in Finance and an MBA from Arizona State University where he has served as a guest lecturer at the Del E. Webb School of Construction.
As well as being a certified financial planner and forming a leading wealth management group, Dan has served on numerous community and corporate boards. His community service includes being a member of the Phoenix Arcadia Rotary Club, a Life Member of the Fiesta Bowl Committee and member of Valley Leadership’s Class XXIX.