“From here to success”

    Gary Lyon

    Principal consultant

    We apply 20+ years of blue-chip corporate experience with 20 years of start-up coaching and mentoring success to help new and growing businesses reach their goals…

    Our Services


    What are the most valuable opportunties and how best to target them?


    Who is our best customer and how can we ‘delight’ them?

    training & mentoring

    1:1 or in small groups, how best to equip our organization for success?

    Our inspiration

    “Portage” means to carry or lift something valuable around an obstacle, sometimes taking a difficult trail to do it!  If your business is facing a difficult decision or wants to reach ‘the other side’, perhaps we can help.


    Interview with Marc Berube, Tree9 Structures

    Challenges faced and met during the first years of a start-up.

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