How I can help you

I am an experienced CEO/COO. I have "hands on" experience with companies that are large as well as startups and post startups. Operations/manufacturing/and sourcing are my strengths.  I have broad experience in global sourcing of products in Asia, Europe, and Latin America.  I have spent the last 5 years working with smaller business and startups in technology products and services.  Coaching and mentoring is something that I love to do.  My coaching and mentoring assignments are typically with business owners and/or senior leaders.Industry experience includes: Consumer Electronics: lithium batteries and electronic components to virtually all of the major consumer electronics firms; office products/ computer supplies (Avery Dennison), pressure sensitive materials; roofing products, paper, food (Frito-Lay, Pepsico),  Organizations providing media services to the motion picture, television, digital gaming and related software industries (Technicolor). Some recent assignments include:  supply chain optimization, mergers and acquisitions, organization efficiency/effectiveness, cost reduction, improving service, new product implementation, and staffing/recruiting/leadership strategy.  I am also an Entreprenuer in Residence at the University of California.  I help folks at the University to start businesses using University research and inventions.  Know all the University grants etc.  I don't always check my SCORE mail box every dayso you can reach me directly at

Areas of Expertise
  • Business Strategy & Planning
  • Intellectual Property
  • Manufacturing & Product Development
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Business Operations
  • Technology & IT Services

Industry Experience
  • Arts, Entertainment & Recreation
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Technical & Scientific Services
  • Professional & Business Services


B.S. Industrial Management Engineering, California State University

MBA  Pepperdine University

Arthur Salyer

Communication Methods

  • In Person
  • Phone
  • Video