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    Experts in operations, technology, digital, teams and more.

  • What We Do

    End-to-end technology, operational, and digital experience and expertise
    Investors and executives trust us to provide the precise blend of support, experience and insight to achieve success in start-up, transformation, reorganization, growth and exit.

    ADVISE & COACH

    We give you the insights, advice and support to boost executive success or improve your team’s ability to produce, compete and excel.

    TRANSFORM & REALIGN

    Our team has helped hundreds of companies make adjustments while minimizing disruption and capitalizing on timely opportunities.

    OPERATE & AUGMENT

    We provide temporary help while you recruit, train and expand. Our talented team members fill special needs and cover extended absences; and provide the expertise you need to make the right hiring choices, effectively onboard team members, and implement plans.

    INNOVATE & CREATE

    Our team of experienced strategic and entrepreneurial experts enables your leadership to quickly execute on new concepts, realign operations to the existing vision or create pathways to a reimagined vision. 

  • How We Engage

    Seamless Integration with Your Existing Team
    Ripple Group’s proprietary processes, experienced team and proven methodologies empower you to achieve goals faster with less interference and lower spend.

    INVENTORY, AUDIT & RECOMMENDATIONS

    Before you execute a plan to go where you need to be you need to know where you are. Equipped with our rich operating experience, we come in for days—not weeks or months—to assess your situation and develop a plan of action.

    STRATEGIC PLANS

    With audits and recommendations in hand, we work with you on a strategic approach to attack your goals and create a plan that helps assure success for operations and M&A work, and more.

    ROADMAPS

    It's time to get tactical. The best strategies and plans mean nothing if you don’t take things down to the next level so your team can effectively execute. We deliver clean processes and steps to improve operations.

    EXECUTION TEAMS

    Do you need us to jump in and augment staff or help your team execute on roadmaps, plans and projects? We LOVE execution...there is nothing like rolling up our sleeves and getting our hands dirty.

    INTERIM & FRACTIONAL ROLES

    We're your team in the cloud, providing interim and fractional executive services, such as CDO, COO and CTO, while we stabilize your situation and help determine and deliver your long-term staff needs.

    EXECUTIVE OFFSITES & BOOTCAMPS

    Need to bring executives together for 2 - 3 days to really dig in on strategy top to bottom? We design sensible, high-impact working retreats, and offer similar strategy and skills training opportunities for staff, too.

  • Competencies

    Hands-On Operating Experience

    OPERATIONS & PROCESS

    PEOPLE & RESOURCES

    BUDGETING & FUNDRAISING

    TECHNOLOGY & PRODUCT

    CONTENT & EDITORIAL

    AUDIENCE & MONETIZATION

    DATA

    METRICS & ANALYTICS

    HANDS ON DIGITAL, OPERATIONAL & STRATEGIC EXPERTISE

  • Team

    Hands on digital, operational and strategic expertise

    R. Allen Wyke

    FOUNDER & CEO

    Cara Mae Melton

    PRINCIPAL

    Phil Kearney

    PARTNER

    Margot Carmichael Lester

    PARTNER

    Philip Barber

    Technology Specialist

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