Elevating Manufacturing Performance

Aerospace • Heavy Industrial • Automotive

Aerospace Consultant

Manufacturing Professional

Executive Leadership

Interim Executive

Heavy Industrial

Organizational Trainer
and Researcher

When Your Profit and Productivity Are On the Line

You and your team deserve a partner who will not only help you find the gaps in your processes but walk beside you to achieve your biggest goals quickly.
Let’s face it – in a manufacturing plant, there’s never time to waste.

Real Results From A Manufacturing Consultant You Can Trust

We may be an ideal fit if your company is dealing with any of the following:

You’ve identified organizational opportunities but struggle to find enough resources to implement projects and programs.
Your company is growing quickly and you are struggling to align your operations with the overall vision and revenue goals.
You need an interim executive during a leadership gap.
You have recently moved to an executive role and need to advance the organization forward quickly.

You Don’t Have To Work Through Problems Alone


1. Schedule a Consultation

Let’s review your company's biggest challenges and opportunities.

2. Work Through a Gap Analysis

We’ll conduct a full gap analysis, review results, and plan next steps with your team.
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3. Follow a Custom Plan

Tailored to your specific needs, we’ll not only give you a plan but walk beside you to execute it.
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4. Achieve the Objective

We know every minute counts in manufacturing, so we’ll provide results as quickly and efficiently as possible.
Meet Michelle

From the Plant Floor to the C-Suite

Manufacturing Consultation Utah
Michelle Shinn

Michelle Shinn, speaker, trainer and principal owner of KM Shinn Consulting, partners with manufacturing professionals in medium-to-large companies to develop strategies to help them with their most challenging projects.

With 28 years in manufacturing operations, and the past 11 years in Senior Executive Manager roles, including her time as the first female General Manager in a large aerospace organization, she knows how to work with those in the c-suite and on the plant floor to make significant changes that will impact revenue, metrics and company culture.

Michelle is based in Utah and Idaho and travels throughout the Northwest to serve her clients.

Executive Leadership Development
Certified 6 Sigma Black Belt
Masters Business Administration
As Featured In Fast Company
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Results You Can Count On

  • We've led productivity improvement initiatives
    that resulted in a 30.1% increase in productivity over
    a four-year period in a successful aerospace organization

  • We've led cost reduction projects that
    resulted in $1.2 million dollars of annualized cost savings
    for a manufacturer of aluminum components

  • We led multi-discipline improvement program
    to increase throughput by 15.2% and sales by 21.7% in
    an organization with $120 million annual revenue.

When Every Minute Counts, You Don’t Have Time For Inefficiencies

Are you tired of consultants who identify problems, make recommendations, then leave you to implement the solution? At KM Shinn Consulting, we’re passionate about getting you results as quickly and efficiently as possible.
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We roll up our sleeves and do the work alongside you. We’ve helped more than a dozen companies improve business metrics and goals and can help you get there in a way that not only increases profit but builds relationships and sustains employee culture.
Executive Leadership

A True Partner

After providing an analysis of your business, many other consultants will leave you with more problems than solutions. We want you to get actual results. From the initial meeting until project completion, we’ll work together to achieve your goals.
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From the manufacturing floor to executive roles, we’ve done it all and know how to deal with issues like the ones you are facing. Our coaching style is honest, upfront, and proven to get results for you and your company.
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We recommend a gap analysis be performed a few times a year, especially when metrics aren’t being met and tensions are running high.
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We recommend a gap analysis be performed a few times a year, especially when metrics aren’t being met and tensions are running high.
Learn More with Our Free Checklist