“You don’t drown by falling in the water; you drown by staying there.”

— Edwin Louis Cole

Principia, LLC (prin-ˈki-pē-a) is a management consulting firm located in Detroit, Michigan that is working to link America’s economic recovery to the “Green Collar” Agenda (i.e. the use of cutting-edge technology to combat issues of environmental crises and the training of underserved communities to become the next generation of technologists in support of these sectors). Principia, LLC specializes in work with senior leaders who understand the role change plays in successful enterprises and the benefit of seasoned, unbiased and independent professional counsel.

Much of Principia’s work is focused on helping clients understand the societal impact of environmentally clean, sustainable choices

Service areas

Strategic advice and counsel to:
  • Make smart, clean, sustainable choices for “power, products, process”
  • Improve processes critical to institutional progress
Planning expertise, experience and temperament to help leaders:
  • Driving organizational change in resource-starved settings
  • Working confidently through critical but painful personnel changes
Community outreach know-how to:
  • Connect clients w/leaders at local/state/federal level to advance critical agendas
  • Build key linkages that foster trust and strengthen support
Principia is a proven asset for advocacy, dispute resolution, and coalition building
Interim executive services to:
  • Advance strategic initiatives that assure the organization stays on track
  • Assist senior leadership teams interview and select a permanent replacement
  • Diagnose and implement important but sometimes unpopular internal change
The past 2 decades have seen Principia bring a well-developed set of interpersonal talents to the informal coaching and mentoring of C-Suite leaders in Detroit nonprofits.  Principia is now making executive coaching a regular part of its service menu

Client Feedback: “Principia identified the priorities, the teams to be formed and the work process and activities that needed to take place prior to the visit. Their quick assessment and guidance helped us ultimately succeed in renewing our accreditation.”

         Amanda Caballero-Holmes,  Executive Director,  Latino Family Services

Bottom line: If you are interested in driving marked improvement in your team’s ability to address your particular challenges, please call (313) 909.3034.