Rosalind G. Butler, Assistant Director
Tulane Family Business Center
The team at trepwise Consulting is truly amazing. They provide a high level of professionalism combined with a strong personal interest in getting the job done. In a world where everything needs to happen yesterday, trepwise brings a sense of balance between urgency and effective outcomes. Their results driven process is only outmatched by their desire to exceed their customers' expectations.
Peggy Mendoza, CEO
New Pathways New Orleans
trepwise has been an invaluable support throughout our organization’s launch – from conception of our mission and values, strategic planning, and designing a financial sustainability plan. With the trepwise team’s thought partnership and expertise, our organization has been able to cultivate our vision into a tangible and concrete three-year plan designed for success. And, to boot, the trepwise folks have been an absolute delight to work with!
Alice Franz Glenn, President
Junior League of New Orleans
trepwise has been an incredibly valuable partner to the Junior League of New Orleans. Kevin and the team have worked with our Women Entrepreneur Fellows since the program’s inception and participants report this as one of the most valuable pieces of the competition. Likewise, their facilitation work in helping our organization clarify our vision and value proposition will undoubtedly prove pivotal to JLNO’s long-term sustainability.
Sophie Harris Vorhoff, Executive Director
Friends of Lafitte Greenway
I can't speak highly enough of our experience working with Lauren and Isaac on the trepwise team. They laid a beautiful framework for our strategic planning process, facilitated a collaborative and constructive retreat, and have been there with prompt and thoughtful support all the way through. We're fortunate to have this great team in town.
Alon Shaya, Founder
We had mission when we began Pomegranate Hospitality to start a restaurant company that created safe and comfortable work environments for all of our team members. The staff at Trepwise helped us navigate the complicated road to see our mission through. They laid the groundwork that kept us focused and on task to build the company our team wanted to work for.
Alexander Breckinridge, Board Chair
St. George’s Episcopal School
St. George’s Episcopal School had to undertake a challenging leadership transition after the retirement of a long-time and iconic Head of School. trepwise was instrumental in helping the Board of Trustees navigate the initial stages of that transition and begin to write the next chapter in the school’s history. Their guidance, experience and insight was pivotal in providing the Board with the tools to lead the school into its next chapter.
Collin Ferguson & Cat Todd, Co-Founders
We cannot say enough about how wonderful it has been working with the trepwise team. Kevin and [the trepwise team] have all provided expertise in different areas of support that were critical in growing our business. With their guidance, we have successfully launched a commercial division for artwork consulting that has become our biggest revenue driver, as well as worked on an expansion plan that includes scaling Where Y'Art to other cities. Their collaborative process helps us clarify our ideas and make them into an executable plan designed for maximum impact.
Max Gaudin, COO
Kevin, Isaac, and the team at trepwise were fantastic to work with over a period of 3 months earlier in the year. They provided invaluable strategic and financial consulting for our startup non-profit that's put us on a positive growth trajectory.
Michael Underwood, Founder
trepwise has been instrumental in assisting me moving my business forward. Without them I would be lost. I highly recommend anyone looking to help starting a business or anyone experiencing business bumps in the road to contact and work with the Trepwise team to get your business back on track.
Alex Geriner, Founder
I just finished up working with Trepwise and they were awesome! They're a huge asset to any New Orleans entrepreneur. Everyone was super helpful and invested in seeing my company succeed. Their team is knowledgeable in a wide variety of business sectors. A++ recommendation.
Robert Mora, Managing Partner
It was a pleasure working with the team at trepwise. Their office is conveniently located and has a really great vibe when you walk in the door. We worked with them for three months developing a growth plan, branding, company mission to name a few things... We really appreciate their willingness to adjust their services to our needs and hope to work with them again in the future.
David Emond, Executive Director
trepwise has been supporting our organization's growth for the past two years in a variety of ways. They ask great questions and help us maintain positive momentum. If you are looking for smart problem solvers and thought partners, they are a great choice.
Hillary Gutman, Founder and CEO
Laurel Street Bakery
Since working with trepwise, my business has expanded in both retail and wholesale, revenues have doubled and the bottom line has increased significantly.
Leona Christy, Founder and CEO
trepwise has been an invaluable thought partner for us at Catalyst:Ed. They stand out for their innovative and structured decision-making frameworks that invariably result in clear insights and actionable solutions. The team is smart, thoughtful and always willing to go the extra mile to meet the needs of their clients. Kevin is an outstanding strategic thinker and coach and brings the ideal mix of knowledge, experience and tough love. I unreservedly recommend them to any team or organization that wants to take on big challenges and achieve results.
Dr. Sarah Mack, PhD CEO
When I began working with trepwise, I defined myself as a scientist focused on wetland restoration via carbon credit creation. Afterwards, I am still the scientist - but now I am also a confident business woman running a complex organization. We worked on strategy, tactics, financials, organizational design and measurement. Tierra Resources' gross revenue has quadrupled since working with trepwise. That's real impact!
Yonah Schiller, Executive Director
Having trepwise work with me and my staff has allowed us not only to identify organizational inefficiencies, but to ensure we are working smarter and with more strategic alignment. We are now simply more evolved as a result.
Billy Bosch, Founder
trepwise is an amazing resource for an entrepreneur. I can't say enough about what Kevin and his team have done for our business!
Suzanne Mestayer, Managing Principal
trepwise is a superb partner for branding and messaging, and their knowledge of financial services has been of great value. Tremendous insight and incredibly responsive team!
Fallon Young, Executive Director
New Orleans Film Society
Maggie and Ben did a great job helping us revise our mission statement and guiding us through a strategic planning process. They are particularly skilled at building consensus among a large group of board and staff members!
Teddy Nathan, Founder
The trepwise consulting experience has been incredibly valuable for us. I highly recommend them to any ambitious and growing start-ups in New Orleans!
Andrea Chen, Executive Director
trepwise has been a tremendous asset for Propeller, going above and beyond in all aspects of their work with us. In addition to serving as mentors for the ventures in our Impact Accelerator, the trepwise team has worked with us internally to structure Propeller for growth. trepwise advisors have a wealth of knowledge and insight - and we will continue to go to their team for guidance, support, and best practices!