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External Partners

MAD contracts with management consulting firms through a master contract to provide services that both complement and supplement those provided by our consultants. The firms are listed below, with links to their websites (if available).

If you are interested in working with one of the firms on our master contract, contact Beth Bibus at 651-259-3820 or Beth.Bibus@state.mn.us.

ACET
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation and facilitation
  • Diversity, inclusion, and equity consultation and facilitation
  • Writing and communications
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Advanced Strategies
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation and facilitation
  • Management of business technology
  • Project management and process improvement
 
AgileGov
  • Management of business technology
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Alliant Consulting
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Management of business technology
  • Planning
  • Writing and communications
  • Project management and process improvement
    This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

Belknap & Associates
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Bellwether Consulting
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Diversity, inclusion, and equity consultation and facilitation
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

BerryDunn
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Management of business technology
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Bronner Group
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
C2 Solutions
  • Management of business technology
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Carroll, Franck and Associates
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Diversity, inclusion, and equity consultation and facilitation
  • Planning
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

CommonSense Consulting
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Diversity, inclusion, and equity consultation and facilitation
 
Conflict Resolution Center (CRC)
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
 
Data Recognition Corporation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
 
DeYoung Consulting
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Diversity, inclusion, and equity consultation and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Writing and communications
  • Project management and process improvement
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

Freshwater Society
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
 
HDR Engineering
  • Writing and communications
 
Hilgers + Werner
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Writing and communications
 
Hollstadt Consulting
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Management of business technology
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
HSDI
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
 
Impact Group
  • Management of business technology
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Improve Group
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Diversity, inclusion, and equity consultation and facilitation
  • Management of business technology
  • Planning
  • Writing and communications
  • Project management and process improvement
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

Intueor Consulting
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Management of business technology
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Karen Lanson
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
 
KMH Consulting
  • Project management and process improvement
 
LaForce Teamwork Services
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
Lanterna Consulting
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Writing and communications
  • Project management and process improvement
Leadership Advantage
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Management of business technology
  • Planning
  • Writing and communications
  • Project management and process improvement
Lila Kelly Associates
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Diversity, inclusion, and equity consultation and facilitation
  • Planning
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

LogiSolve
  • Management of business technology
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
The Macro Group
  • Management of business technology
  • Project management and process improvement
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

Mahmish
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Writing and communications
  • Project management and process improvement
 
McDonald Blue
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Writing and communications
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

MGT Consulting Group
  • Specialized program and public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Management of business technology
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
More Insight
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Management of business technology
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Newman Associates
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
North American Research & Analysis, Inc.
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Writing and communications
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

The Odyssey Group
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
 
Parsimony
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
 This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

PFM Group Consulting
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Portage Partners
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

Professional Data Analysts
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
 
Project Consulting Group
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Management of business technology
  • Planning
  • Writing and communications
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Public Consulting Group
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Management of business technology
  • Planning
  • Writing and communications
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Public Health Consultants
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
 
Public Sector Consultants
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Rainbow Research
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Diversity, inclusion, and equity consultation and facilitation
 
ReEngine Consulting
  • Project management and process improvement
 
The Research Edge
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

Rise Research
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
 
Sand Creek
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

SDK Communications
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Writing and communications
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

Slalom
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Management of business technology
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Strategic Improvement Systems
  • Planning
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Strategy & Effectiveness
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Diversity, inclusion, and equity consultation and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Writing and communications 
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

Trissential
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Project management and process improvement
 
Vreeman Consulting
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Diversity, inclusion, and equity consultation and facilitation
  • Planning
  • Writing and communications
  • Project management and process improvement
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

The Watson Group
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Diversity, inclusion, and equity consultation and facilitation
  • Writing and communications
        This organization is a certified TG/ED/VO business.*

Wilder Research
  • Specialized program/public policy analysis and evaluation
  • Qualitative and quantitative research and/or survey design
  • Specialized organizational development, consultation, and facilitation
  • Diversity, inclusion, and equity consultation and facilitation

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