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Javid Hajvaziri Javidreza.Hajvaziri@utsa.edu

Javid Hajvaziri Javidreza.Hajvaziri@utsa.edu

Project Manager

As a Certified Management Consultant™ (CMC®), Certified Global Business Professional (CGBP), and Accredited Small Business Consultant (ASBC), Javid has been helping a wide variety of small and medium-sized enterprises think strategically, plan wisely, and step toward excellence in the global marketplace. Javid has 30 years of experience working with businesses in manufacturing-related industries, including the automotive industry, in the U.S., Europe, and Asia. During the past 15 years and as a full-time management consultant, Javid has been assisting both small businesses, in accessing to contract and capital, and large Prime Contractors and OEMs, in diversifying their supply chain. Javid holds a B.S. in Physics, an M.S. in Industrial Engineering, and an EMBA from his overseas studies, as well as an MBA from Texas A&M University San Antonio. Expertise: Industry Analysis and Strategic Planning Market Analysis and Business Development Planning Organizational Diagnostics and Productivity Improvement Strategic Financial Planning Supply Chain Management Advanced Manufacturing and Lean Systems Total Quality Management Strategic Alliances and Partnerships International Business Management

Steven Mondragon steven.mondragon@utsa.edu

Steven Mondragon steven.mondragon@utsa.edu

Senior Business Development Specialist

Steven Mondragon has worked in both the public and private sectors. Having over 25 years of international experience as a consultant to diverse organizations in multiple industries. He performed functions as a Global Manufacturing Director for Fortune 100 manufacturing companies. He directed international manufacturing projects and processes across the globe that included new product deployments. Dr. Mondragon’s publications include several White Papers and Technical Manuals relating to Economic Development, Manufacturing, and Continuous Improvement. Dr. Mondragon implemented several quality programs within ISO Series, Gemba Kaizen, CT-PAT and other related programs. As an Inspector General Foreign Service Auditor and Diplomat, he assisted the United States Agency for International Development. Dr. Mondragon audited federal contracts throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. He was a Director of two institutions of higher learning, directing and leading Continuing Education Programs and the International Center for Occupational & Organizational Progress (a UNESCO Program). Dr. Mondragon has a strong relationship with the Native American Community, having Southern Ute ancestry. He possesses a double major in Business Administration and Accounting, Master of Science in International Relations and Political Economy, and a PhD in International Business Administration. Expertise: Process Management Manufacturing Process Deployment Quality Doctrine & Continuous Improvement Logistics and Reverse Logistics Mergers & Acquisitions