Who We Are

Clemson Consulting Group / CCG is charged with creating new business opportunities for clients from start-up to mid-size businesses. The Clemson based group is equipped with an extensive research resource base to provide accurate and timely information. CCG is able to provide its clients with all of the necessary information and tools required to help create new business relationship opportunities resulting in increased revenue and stakeholder value.

CCG has a long successful history of creating growth opportunities in a number of industries including, advanced materials, electronic packaging and biotechnology. Experienced in expanding international business including sales, marketing and new product development. The team at CCG has a proven track record of working with stakeholders to provide qualified acquisition candidates and to create viable exit strategies.

BillDinardo—President

Bill Dinardo brings over thirty years of experience in the areas of start-up ventures, M&A, sales, marketing, procurement and business development in electronic advanced materials packaging, biotechnology, RF and microwave device manufacturing. His broad-based experience brings depth to the Clemson Consulting Group’s management team. Dinardo has served in senior management positions where he has directed sales, marketing, engineering/new product development, marketing research and new business development for biotechnology equipment, electronic packaging, advanced materials and microelectronic companies. Bill Dinardo graduated with a BS degree in Marketing and a Master degree in Business Administration from Southern New Hampshire University.

SkipBlair—Sales Associate

Skip is a seasoned sales professional skilled in all aspects of selling process. His broad-based sales experience brings additional depth to the Clemson Consulting Group’s management team. Blair has served in senior management positions with major corporations including Xerox and NCR. Skip Blair has a BS Degree in Business Management from John A. Gupton College.

DanHolman—Marketing Communications Writer

Dan Holman is a veteran writer and editor with 20 years’ experience as a newspaper journalist and 25 years’ experience helping businesses communicate their issues and company positions to consumers, regulators and policy-makers.

After six years’ experience working on small daily papers as a reporter and editor, Holman became a news editor on daily newspapers in Phoenix, AZ, and St. Louis, MO. He also worked as a copy editor on a weekly business publication.

He was a public affairs director for a Fortune 500 company and later became a professional consultant to industries ranging from agriculture to forestry to rental cars. Holman is skilled at interviewing business or science experts to understand their industry cultures and issues and explaining them in understandable layman’s terms.

In addition to developing position papers, press releases and web site content he also wrote speeches for corporate executives and was ghost writer for newspaper opinion articles.