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Since forming in 2006, Value Stream Solutions Inc specializes in developing Lean leaders and implementing Lean transformations for SMEs (Small to Medium Enterprises).  The VSS team are experienced Lean thinkers who have learned, practiced, implemented and coached lean thinking to thousands of people in hundreds of companies in nearly every industry.  Our proven, practical approach to applying continuous improvement methods to every business process and service allows us to connect with all your employees, from senior executives to the newest associates.  We believe companies should develop their team into lifelong learners and apply lean thinking in every aspect of their business.  Our approach is to teach while implementing change in order to sustain improved people, process and product over the long term.  We help you achieve the results you're looking for!

Chad Metcalf
Founder and President

As a recognized leader in process improvement, Chad has helped guide companies and individuals to phenomenal results.  His expertise in Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, Leadership and Team development, gives him the ability to relate big picture thinking to real world implementation. Click picture for more...

Brian Sloan
Senior Advisor

Brian Sloan is a Lean Accounting and Administration advisor with a hands on approach.  Introduced to the initial concepts of Lean through the shop floor, Brian has made it his passion to bring the concepts of Lean to every function of an organization.  Click picture for more...

Jeff Ainslie
Senior Advisor

Jeff has been in the manufacturing industry for over 25 years and has held various management and leadership/advisory roles with companies ranging from 22 employees to over 12,000 with multiple business units internationally.  Click picture for more...

Devin Melanson
Senior Advisor

Devin’s 25-year career includes P&L accountability for consumer electronics, military, automotive, point of purchase retail, and aerospace.  He is at home speaking to teams on the shop floor, logistics, engineering, maintenance, and the ownership group in the board room.  Click picture for more...

Tom Bechtel
Senior Advisor

Tom Bechtel has been providing training and facilitation services since 1985 as an expert in MRP/ ERP and Lean.  From the shop floor to the Corporate office, Tom has experience in every aspect of manufacturing enterprise including running factories, esigning & building them. Click picture for more...

Don Breau
Senior Advisor

Don has extensive experience in the journey of ‘Lean Principles Implementation’ on the shop floor, office environment and in the overall ‘Change Management’ required to sustain the gains.   He has facilitated the implementation of ‘Self Directed Work Teams'.  Click picture for more...

Nancy Metcalf
Business Manager

Nancy's years of experience leading internal ISO audits, implementing WCM (World Class Manufacturing) and planning huge corporate events for IBM and Celestica have made it easier for the Value Stream Solutions team to remain organized and ready to serve.