I often get asked for referrals to consultants in various areas. Below is a list of consultants which I can recommend in good faith. This means that I have personal experience with either by hiring them directly, working with them in some context, or watching them work.
If you would like to know more about any of the consultants listed below, please feel free to contact me. I will not list anyone who I do not have personal experience with in a work context even if I like them personally.
Lean Startup Consultants
Tristan Kromer, San Francisco Bay Area – Yes…occasionally I consult. For early stage startups, you can call me using Clarity.fm or large companies looking for longer term engagement can contact me here.
Sean Murphy, San Francisco Bay Area – Specializing in B2B
Brant Cooper, San Diego – Co-author of The Entrepreneurs Guide to Customer Development
Patrick Vlaskovits, Los Angeles – Co-author of The Entrepreneurs Guide to Customer Development
Jeff Gothelf and Josh Seiden with Proof, New York City – focused on UX for enterprise clients
Kim Gladow, virtual – User experience and graphic design
Design By Seeing, Buenos Aires – Graphic design
Clouspace, San Francisco - Ruby on Rails, PHP, Python, iOS and Android
Arthur Klepchukov, San Francisco – Ruby on Rails
Doug Goldie, San Francisco – Ruby on Rails
Think Black, Monterey Mexico – Ruby on Rails
Christos Dritsas, San Francisco – Ruby on Rails