We are often judged by the company we keep.

Here are but a few of the companies we have served as consultants.

.     Brinker Corporation, Dallas, TX. -- Research for new menu/product development, marketing and promotions (Chili's, Spageddies, Cozymel and others).

     .     CliniTherm Corp., Dallas, TX. -- turn-around consulting and hands-on management of medical developmental company manufacturing equipment for the treatment of cancer.

     .     Coffee/Black Advertising Agency, Dallas, TX. -- Strategic marketing planning for a number of their clients; management consulting; strategy development for new business.

     .     Cutler/Williams, Inc., Information Management Services, Dallas, TX. -- Positioning development, development of division for special market segment.

     .     DCS Information System, Dallas, TX-- Management consulting and development of a branding system, reorganization of the sales and telemarketing systems.

     .     Eagle Snacks, St. Louis, MO. -- Trend and product research on salted snack products for retail and foodservice applications.

     .     Fina Oil and Chemical -- Research development for new advertising slogan ("Formula for the Future").

     .     Friday's Hospitality Worldwide, Dallas, TX. -- Trend research and ideation on possible licensed and/or co--packed items, including retail frozen appetizers.

     .     IMF, Detroit, MI. -- Turnaround project for a public holding company and its five, public subsidiary companies.

     .     Jordan, Dunlap & Prather, Law firm, Dallas, TX.

     .     Jump King, Inc. -- Manufacturers of trampolines and other leisure products, Garland, TX. -- International sales development.

     .     Kimberly--Clark Corp., Dallas, TX. -- Product development and marketing of Huggies Pull-ups; facilitation to foster better communication techniques between Marketing and R&D staffs.

     .     Lantana Communications Corp., Lucent Technologies dealer -- Telecommunications sales, service , Grand Prairie, TX. -- Business planning, marketing development and advertising planning and development.

     .     LSG Sky Chefs, Global Marketing -- Strategic product development and implementation of the “Buy-On-Board” program, a service to supply various airlines with food services originally deleted due to 9-11; creation of their Global Marketing department.

     .     Lyrick Corp., Creators of "Barney" and "Wishbone," Dallas, TX -- Consulting project on an animated children's TV program and a five one-hour documentary series, marketing management, domestic and international licensing.

     .     McDonald's Corporation, Oakbrook, IL -- A value analysis project, working with several of their vendors to address the issue of packaging and biodegradability. Created new packaging recommendations which were adopted. Results: Costs savings for McDonald's, improved packaging for the consumers, and environmentally safe packaging.

     .     Merico, Inc., Subsidiary of Campbell-Taggart (Now Earth Grains), manufacturer of refrigerated dough and specialty dairy products ,St. Louis , MO., Dallas, TX.-- Marketing management, new product development, consumer research on a number of foodservice and retail products, trends and concepts.

     .     Marriott Hospitality, Dallas, TX. -- Menu development, research.

     .     Ponderosa Steakhouse (Subsidiary of Metromedia, Dallas, TX.) -- Foodservice research on salad bar components.

     .     National Chemsearch Corp., Manufacturer of chemical products, Dallas, TX

     .     R.J. Reynolds, Winston-Salem, N.C. -- Development of new cigarette products and marketing innovations.

     .     Singer Corporation -- Consulting on software and hardware package.

     .     SunSense, Inc, Dallas, TX. -- Business planning and sales development for this start--up company manufacturing and marketing flipit!, a visor/flip--down sunglasses combination.

     .     Wendy's International, Columbus, OH -- consumer research on reaction to promotional ideas