VI helps assess your organizational capability as well as craft your staff development and succession plans in line with your strategic plans. VI provides insights on whether your organization attract and retain talent and diversity.
VI has over a decade of experience with leading global brands across all three sectors. Is your brand still compelling and relevant, or do you need to revision and redefine your name, visual identity and messaging?
CSR & SUSTAINABILITY
VI has over a decade of experience in private sector corporate social responsibility and sustainability experience as well as corporate philanthropy, volunteerism and grant making. What are relevant codes of conduct and business procedures? How does they impact your brand, reputation and stakeholder engagement?
VI evaluates your unique value chain as well as providing an external analysis to provide a holistic understanding of how you are positioned for the future.
VI assesses the sustainability of your mission for the long term. Is your mission still relevant to your target audience or do you need to evolve? Is your organization culturally and operationally aligned?
VI has a range of design and product development experience across apparel and consumer goods from concept to design to manufacture. VI understands the delicate balance between managing costs and margins with high-integrity product manufacturing and quality.
PROCUREMENT & SOURCING
VI has over a decade of experience in global sourcing and procurement in apparel, consumer products and services. VI can help your organization develop and establish ethical and sustainable sourcing practices.
VI can help develop your strategic plans to ensure a focused direction for the immediate term and long term. Are your goals and objectives achievable and measurable? Does your plan integrate the operational and organizational infrastructure required to execute and deliver on them?
MARKET & PROMOTION
VI has worked with leading global brands in consumer products, apparel and retailing industries to competitively market products and experiences. Do you need to redefine targets as the consumer market and competitive environment evolves? Is your cost of marketing and promotion sustainable and bringing you desired margins?
VI can conduct competitive assessments, surveys and focus groups in conjunction with reviewing your analytics to validate trends to recommend product or service improvements or to develop marketing strategies.
OPERATIONS & PROCESS IMPROVEMENT
VI has over a decade in supply chain management for retail and consumer product industries. How do you streamline your business processes to respond efficiently to changes in the business environment? How effectively are you employing technology?
GRANTMAKING & PHILANTHROPY
VI has significant experience in corporate grantmaking as well as working with non-profit organizations. What do grantmakers look for when assessing social investments into the community?
MERCHANDISING & RETAIL
VI conducts merchandising and retailing guidance from reviewing assortments to store merchandising with respect to online and brick-and-mortar competition.
VI has worked with leading global brands on consumer loyalty marketing programs from direct mail and database marketing to consumer rewards and incentive programs to experiential marketing. What are the best ways to engage and retain the most valued customers?
In addition to education, training and practice in the fine arts, VI has managed the design process for leading brands across all three sectors. In addition to graphic design, VI applies design thinking in its business strategy and operational advisory work.
VI advises on social media initiatives that make sense for your cause or business. What strategies and platforms are most effective based on your target audience and available resources? How do you develop engaging content? What are your most important metrics for analysis?