Welcome to OP X WEST - Tailor-made Solutions For Your Business

OP X WEST, where we bring the best in solutions tailored to your specific needs. We are not a standard 'Cookie Cutter' consulting firm with pre-set forms and determinations.  Our team provides customized professional advice and support to help you reach your goals. With years of experience in small start up companies to Fortune 20 organizations, we will identify the most efficient and effective strategies to help you succeed. We understand that every situation is unique, so our approach is tailored to each individual situation. By leveraging our expertise and knowledge, we will help you develop the best plan for your future success.

Keith Van Pelt

Founder of OP X WEST

Keith is a results-driven and seasoned Business Executive with extensive experience in optimizing business processes, enhancing operational efficiency, and driving organizational growth. Adept at formulating and executing strategic initiatives to streamline operations, reduce costs, and improve overall productivity. Proven track record of leading cross-functional teams, implementing innovative solutions, and achieving operational excellence across various industries. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills combined with exceptional leadership and communication abilities.

Key Competencies:

Operational Strategy: Expert in developing and executing operational strategies aligned with organizational goals and market demands, driving sustainable growth.

Process Optimization: Proficient in identifying inefficiencies and implementing process improvements to enhance productivity, reduce waste, and streamline operations.

Change Management: Skilled in leading organizational change initiatives, fostering a culture of continuous improvement, and ensuring smooth transitions.

Team Leadership: Accomplished in building and leading high-performing teams, fostering a collaborative and productive work environment to achieve collective objectives.

Financial Acumen: Thorough understanding of financial management, budgeting, and cost control to maximize profitability while maintaining operational excellence.

Supply Chain Management: Extensive experience in managing complex supply chain operations, ensuring timely delivery, cost-efficiency, and supplier relationships.

Risk Management: Proficient in identifying operational risks and implementing effective risk mitigation strategies to safeguard business interests.

Technology Integration: Adept in leveraging technology to optimize operations, including ERP systems, data analytics, and automation.


Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification

Six Sigma Black Belt Certification

Background Information:  Keith is a graduate of the University of Central Arkansas, where he obtained his Business Degree before entering his professional career.  He has had strong, progressive growth within various private and public companies and has held key leadership roles in Fortune 20 organizations as well as small start up companies.

Keith transitioned to Sheridan, Wyoming in 2018, where he served in key leadership roles before starting his own consulting businesses serving others with driving improvements within their organizations.