IMC USA Names Management Consultant & Vistage Chair to New Chair-Elect
Monday, November 15, 2010
Washington, D.C. (11/12/2010) – The Institute for
Management Consultants USA (IMC USA)
announced today it has selected David T. Norman CMC® to be the next Chair
of IMC USA. Norman will succeed
current Chair, Dr. Drumm McNaughton CMC® in May of 2011.
Norman is founder and President of David Norman &
Associates, a consulting firm offering results-oriented operations and general
management consulting services to small and mid-sized companies, non-profit
organizations, and governmental agencies.
In his nearly thirty-seven years of consulting experience, Norman has helped
owners/executives of a wide variety of organizations develop long-range and
strategic plans, assisted with succession issues and improved profitability. He has served as Interim Executive Director
at several not-for-profits and has assisted troubled organizations with
improving operations, strengthening management and increasing
profitability. Norman is also Chair of a Charlotte Vistage
group. Vistage International is the
world’s leading CEO membership organization.
Norman holds an
MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
and is a Certified Management Consultant™ (CMC®) and Certified
Business Manager (CBM). He has published
a wide variety of reports on technology and productivity; articles for
magazines and newsletters on sales compensation, costing, creative problem
solving and increasing profitability; and three books on costing, pricing and
cost control. Norman
is an adjunct Professor at McColl School of Business at Queens
University and at Pfeiffer University.
1968, the Institute of Management Consultants USA has set the standards for
professionalism, competency and ethics for the management consulting profession
in the United States
through its CMC® (senior practitioners) and Certified Management
Consulting Firm™ (CMC Firm™) certifications.
IMC USA’s CMC® certification process has earned the
prestigious ISO/IEC 17024 accreditation.
IMC USA is only the second Institute globally to earn ISO recognition,
further substantiating the high professional standards and ethics it has set as
a benchmark for its certification process and the CMC®. A 501c(6) nonprofit based in Washington, DC,
IMC USA is a charter member of the International Council of Management
Consulting Institutes (ICMCI), the 48-nation body that sets global standards
for competence, professionals and ethics for the management consulting
profession. IMC USA has approximately
2,000 individual members and 22 chapters.