Advisory Board Member Profile
Manager, Business Development
Areas of Expertise
Customer Experience Strategy, Your Customers, Their Journey, Customer First Culture, Principles of Customer Relationship Building, Customer Experience in your Organization-Navigating Politics of Change
Blake Mendenhall is the Manager of Business Development at D&K Engineering.
Blake partners with Fortune 500 companies to early-stage startups, to evolve hardware, systems and product ideas through all development stages and into stable manufacturing. Focused on providing the best business outcomes, he collaborates with clients to develop the most innovative, practical and compliant solutions to advance the success of their company.
With a passion for continuous improvement and strong culture, his expertise spans the entire product lifecycle, including requirements definition, systems architecture, concept creation, design, prototyping, manufacturing, and after-market support to create overwhelming brand value.
Blake holds a BA degree In Psychology from the University of Colorado and received Lean Management and Six Sigma Black Belt certifications from the University of California San Diego.