About Us

Our mission is to engage in consulting assignments that result in direct contributions to the client’s profitability. We are a niche leader in the area we know best- operational improvement.

We believe we will be successful if our clients are successful.

Ryan Brown is founder and managing director of
Next Level Essentials.

Ryan Brown is founder and managing director of Next Level Essentials. He is based in Greenville, South Carolina (USA) and leads the firm’s focus on supply chain strategy and the role business leadership can play in creating long-term problem solving cultures. Before founding Next Level, Ryan served as Senior Client Manager and Consultant for a global management consulting firm where he served global entities in healthcare, automotive, semiconductors and consumables. He also served in various management positions within the building products industry (glass, brick, cement, concrete, roofing, ERP systems).

Ryan graduated from Clemson University with a BS in Materials (Ceramic) Engineering with an emphasis in Biomedical Engineering. He also received his MBA from the Terry School of Business at the University of Georgia in Athens.

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