We Are Strategic Advisors

Fairweather Consulting works closely with clients to help them set new directions for sustained success. In typical projects of this type, we prepare strategic plans for clients, assess prospects for success of new initiatives or provide ongoing strategic support for a new enterprise or program. Some recent projects that sought our expertise in this area are listed below.  Interested in our other work? Follow these links to learn about our work as Organizational Consultants, Economic Analysts, or Community Planners.

Ontario Co. Technology-led Strategy

Technology-led Economic Development Strategy, Ontario County, NY. Fairweather Consulting created the strategic plan that enabled the Ontario County Office of Economic Development to pursue a technology-led economic development strategy. We are currently providing an update for the strategy.

Texas Center for Wine & Culinary Arts. Fairweather Consulting has prepared a feasibility analysis and business plan to create a center in Fredericksburg, TX that provides training support for the culinary hospitality industry and provides programs and services for culinary tourists in the Texas Hill Country.

Grants-Making Intelligence for Pittsburgh’s Grable Foundation. Fairweather Consulting provided a strategic assessment of grants-making opportunities for Pittsburgh’s Grable Foundation. The analysis provided a strategic overview of existing programmatic initiatives in the greater Pittsburgh area and identified priority areas for future Foundation

THE NEXT NEW YORK: Whitepaper on State-wide Innovation Policy. Fairweather Consulting authored “Preparing for the Next New York,” a whitepaper outlining state policies to encourage innovation in the New York State economy for the New York State Economic Development Council.
Walkway Over the Hudson Strategic Plan.  Fairweather Consulting provided a strategic plan for the organization that created the longest linear pedestrian bridge in the world. Our work defined the most critical tasks through which the Walkway could fulfill its potential as a world class destination, while enabling the not-for-profit organization itself to achieve financial sustainability.

SUNY New Paltz/Sullivan Community College Partnership for Higher Education. Two campuses of the State University of New York created a distance learning initiative using market research by Fairweather Consulting.  Students at Sullivan County Community College were able to take courses offered through the SUNY New Paltz campus.

Arts-led Downtown Revitalization Strategy for Oil City, PA. In collaboration with the Shepstone Management Company, Fairweather Consulting worked with the city that gave birth to the American oil industry on an arts-led revitalization strategy.