Business Services

Whether you represent a foreign firm seeking to develop business in the Pacific Northwest, or a Pacific Northwest firm establishing business overseas, we work with you and your management team at every stage of the business process. Specifically, we help you:

  • Develop new profitable concepts and solutions
  • Collect critical strategic information, evaluate it, and establish a strategic plan.
  • Understand local market practices, government regulations, and social customs that will enable your company to have a competitive advantage over competitors lacking such information.
  • Keep your executive staff levels low by enabling you to have on call needed professional services without the burden of dealing with payroll taxes, employment contracts and employee benefits.
  • Evaluate the causes of business problems and develop solutions to solving such problems.
  • Utilize our broad business experience to offer fresh perspectives and the objectivity you seek.
  • Save time and money by using PNWA associates’ know-how and global contacts to obtain the best professional services at the least cost.
  • Reduce effort and “information overload” by relying on PNWA associates’ ability to focus on the essential information required to make profitable business decisions in a challenging global business environment.

PNWA provides its clients with the following essential professional services, either in-house or from its global network of contacts:

  • Bring you new profitable ideas and make them happen
  • Evaluation of start-up business concepts
  • Market entry analysis
  • Market research
  • Investment evaluation
  • Business plan development
  • Marketing strategies
  • Strategic and operational planning
  • Local manager recruitment
  • Arranging finance
  • Business plan implementation (as an advisor or as a principal)
  • Arranging joint ventures and mergers
  • Locating plant and office sites
  • Real estate leasing or acquisition
  • “Business matchmaking”
  • Trade show support
  • Foreign sales representation
  • Helping clients negotiate profitable business contracts
  • Serving as interim management
  • Providing a liaison office for overseas clients
  • Board representation
  • Global manufacturing and supply chain services

PNWA also can assist you in selecting specialized professional providers in:

  • Law
  • Public Relations
  • Advertising
  • Insurance
  • Real Estate
  • Accounting
  • Banking