About Us

Our team is unmatched in experience and capability…

If you are:

  • Facing an operating performance crisis / turn-around
  • Struggling to attain your revenue growth potential
  • Targeting to accelerate your performance metrics
  • Looking to widen your position as industry leader

NEXT LEVEL Partners®, LLC (NLP) capabilities and proven methods will help you drive accelerated business performance resulting in sustainable competitive advantage while continuing growth in revenue, profit, and cash flow. We are original architects and practitioners of one of the most successful and respected business operating environments, the Danaher Business System (DBS). Our leadership team has decades of collective expertise driving superior shareholder value creation. Our team of lean / sigma practitioners is unmatched in real-world experience and success implementing Toyota Production System and Six Sigma methods enterprise-wide.

Read Our Bios

William J. Butler Founding Principal

Don Dreher Founding Principal

Dennis Longo Founding Principal

Will Bedingfield Vice President

Ronica Bowen Vice President

Skip Gallo Vice President

Darlene Kober Vice President

Andy Lee Vice President

Brian Maready  Vice President

Scott Moran  Vice President


We work with our clients as Practitioner Partners… not consultants.