Business Improvement Group was founded in 2011 by principal consultant Anthony Carra. Anthony brings over twenty years of experience in a variety of technical and leadership roles focused on Quality and Operational Excellence. His experience extends across multiple industries, including Medical Device Manufacturing, Original Equipment Manufacturing, and Fiber Optics. He has a proven track record of nearly ten years in Structured Problem Solving and Project Management.
BIG knows the importance of taking care of our customers. We use Lean, Six Sigma, applied statistics, project management, and structured problem solving to tackle your team’s toughest quality and operational issues. You can count on us to leave your business “better than we found it”. Our consultants work collaboratively with multi-functional teams to ensure high level of Quality and Operational Excellence. Along the way, our consultants coach and develop staff members to build leaders within your organization.
As Principal Consultant and a co-founder for Business Improvement Group, Anthony brings over twenty years of experience in various roles in Technical Services, Process Engineering, Equipment Engineering, Applications Engineering, Sales, Operations, and Quality Engineering. His experience extends across multiple industries, including Medical Device Manufacturing, Original Equipment Manufacturing and Fiber Optics. He has a proven track record of nearly ten years in Structured Problem Solving and Project Management.
Mr. Carra provides consulting services to drive Quality and Operational Excellence within client organizations and provides training and coaching services to develop staff to support the demanding needs for businesses to remain competitive.
He is an ASQ Certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt. Mr. Carra holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology, and holds a degree from Penn State with a Master of Applied Statistics. Additionally, he holds ASQ Certified Quality Engineer and PMI Project Management Professional credentials.