Bridge Partners is a contemporary, people-focused, and cus-tomer-driven consulting firm with
offices in Seattle, San Francisco,
Chicago, and Austin. Bridge consultants solve tough problems,
accelerate growth, and transform
businesses. With experience serving clients from Fortune 50 to
start-up, across a wide variety of
industries, Bridge Partners’ consultants bring breadth of experience and depth of expertise to
work every day.
“We’re consistently recognized
for employee satisfaction and the
quality of our work,” says Richard
Albrecht, CEO of Bridge Partners.
“At Bridge Partners, we practice
the art and science of business
Albrecht says Bridge Partners
consultants come from some of the
biggest names in business. They
could work nearly anywhere they
want. They choose Bridge because
they want to collaborate with their
peers in more meaningful ways and
build stronger client relationships.
Bridge connects local knowledge
with national presence in a unique-
ly collaborative business model.
“We deliver results for companies
from Fortune 50 to start-up, from
technology and manufacturing to
healthcare and transportation,”
says Albrecht. “We never force a
project into a cookie-cutter meth-
odology. Instead, we work with
our clients and each other across
teams, functions, and seniority
levels to deliver higher impact and
Richard Albrecht sat down to
discuss Bridge Partners’ 121 per-
cent growth rate, which landed
the firm at No. 28 on Consulting’s
Fastest Growing Firms list.
Consulting: What were the
main factors that contributed
to your exceptional growth?
Albrecht: Three key factors were
important in Bridge’s growth trajectory over the past three years.
One, excellence in client delivery
and laser focus client satisfaction;
A leadership and sales model that
puts authority and autonomy in
the hands of our leaders across
our offices; A practice strategy
based on our core areas of expertise supported by robust go to
Consulting: How is 2015
shaping up for your firm?
Albrecht: 2015 has been another
year of growth for Bridge Partners. We’ll land the year with great
growth, great new clients, and successful business nationally.
Consulting: How would you
describe your firm’s outlook
for 2016? Where do you see
the most opportunities?
Albrecht: The outlook for 2016 is
very strong. Our opportunities are
in geographic expansion across the
USA and in continued definition of
robust practice go-to-markets.
Consulting: What do you see
as the biggest challenges for
your firm in 2016?
Albrecht: The biggest challenge is
finding more great consulting leadership to take our business to the
Consulting: What does being
named one of Consulting’s
Fastest Growing Firms mean
to your firm, your employees
and your clients?
Albrecht: We’re very proud of the
award and honored to be named a
Fastest Growing Firm. It is a testament to the great work our people do, the compelling market offerings we take to customers and
a leadership model that works for
the best and brightest.