“Your involvement in the Fast Takes program made the difference between an average and a great program. You gained immediate credibility with all of our operations management team and continued to impress everyone with your enormous knowledge of our business and grasp of the operations task that Fast Takes would require. Everyone agrees – You Are A Genius!”

-John Pryor, Senior Vice President, Morrison’s Custom Management


“Your efforts throughout the whole Choices project have been truly inspirational. Thank you for some of the best work I’ve ever seen.”

-Will Chizmar, Vice President, B&I Services, Aramark


“Though this goes without saying, Steve, this project could not have been the same without you. Between the complementary work you have done for Western Fairs Association and your contribution directly to the reinvention project, you have been integral to the project’s ultimate success. Thank you again.”

-Sharon Jensen, Director, Division of Fairs & Expositions, California Department of Food & Agriculture


“I just finished reading your report and I am impressed, and pleased and excited. Your report is completely satisfying; not just insightful and well written, but witty, gracious, imaginative and – if that weren’t enough – full of doable improvement recommendations. I think it is brilliant.”

-Deanna Marquart, Marquart Policy Analysis


“I heard many, many positive comments from our people about the presentation. The information you provided was stimulating, informative and timely.  It certainly offered us a fresh perspective on our existing customers and several ideas into how we may attract new customers.  In addition, we’ll be able to rely on that information for insight into a number of areas critical to our success – marketing, hiring, and training.”

-Stephen Ells, President & Founder, Chipotle Mexican Grill


“Fabulous brilliant stuff!”

-Edward Leaman, Executive Vice President, California Closets


“Ninety percent of the audience noted their expectations for new information were met or exceeded by the presentation…comments included the following: I could listen for 2 more hours; wonderful speaker! I would have liked a longer session; I want more – this is where fairs need to go; and, felt speaker knew our industry better than most.”

Susan Travers, Program Director, The Western Fairs Association


“In R&I’s quest for the best people we asked Weiss to re-up as a consulting editor and general idea man. As expected he’s doing both expertly.”

-Mike Bartlett, Editor-in-chief, R&I Magazine