The Total Business Consulting Group LLC

Michael W. Gozzo
President and Founder

Executive by SJL

Michael Gozzo....

Michael W. Gozzo is President and Founder of THE TOTAL BUSINESS CONSULTING GROUP, LLC., a firm specializing in counseling and education at all levels of management in the areas of Supply Chain, Lean Thinking, Just-In-Time, Total Quality Mgt., ISO Implementations & Auditing, Business Systems Selection & Implementation, Inventory Control and Production/Operations Management. With many years of practical operations experience, he offers a superlative background through his line, staff, training, and consulting activities.

Mr. Gozzo has been exposed to many industries: Insurance Services, Pharmaceutical and Medical Instrumentation, Electronics, Automotive, Aerospace, Defense, Food Processing, Beverage Makers, Energy, Cosmetics, Furniture Mfg., Plastic & Metal Fabricators and Agriculture. Companies include Marsh-McClellan, Glaxo-Wellcome, Barr Labs., Johnson & Johnson-Cordis, Baxter Healthcare, Becton-Dickinson, Apple, SanDisk, Gigatronics, Sun Microsystems, Bendix Brake, Truck Lite, Allied Signal, Boeing, Lockheed, NASA, General Foods, Hilmar Cheese, Coca-Cola, PSE&G, Southern Cal. Edison, Lancome, Metro Furniture, Virco, Trend Plastics, Siemens Transportation, Fresh Express, and Comet Rice.

Michael has an Executive Program Masters Degree from the University of New Haven, as well as a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Connecticut.Is also certified by the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS), and has held positions of International Vice President, New England Regional Vice President and Hartford Chapter President. Michael is a member of the American Society for Quality (ASQ), Institute of Supply Management (ISM), Society for Manufacturing Engineers (SME), and International Service Quality Association (ISQA). He has received training as an ISO Lead Assessor and has been respectively examined (#QMI1344/17).

In addition, he authored the APICS training aid entitled "Cycle Counting." He is also a reviewer of manuscripts and publications provided by Quality Press (an ASQ subsidiary) and a member of the Board of Examiners for the Florida Governor's Sterling Award.In addition, he has been selected to Who's Who in American Manufacturing. He is a frequent lecturer for the conferences of professional groups and for numerous universities and colleges throughout the United States, Europe and Canada. His presentations cover a broad range of topics from Management to Development of Information Systems Requirements.

He has traveled and worked extensively in Canada, England, Hong Kong, Ireland, Scotland, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Indonesia, Taiwan, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Oman, South Africa and Thailand.

Michael is the co-author of a number books including.....

  • Made In America - The Total Business Concept
  • Just-In-Time Purchasing
  • Behind Bars: Bar Coding Principles and Applications
  • People Empowerment - Success Through Involvement
  • Supplier Certification