Justin LokitzMD / Strategy Designer USA/San Francisco
Justin is an experienced strategy consultant and business designer who is responsible for the Business Models Inc. office in San Francisco and Silicon Valley, CA USA. He supports organizations by getting teams to think broadly and expansively about their own strategies and business models. Using his power to connect-the-dots, Justin has an impressive ability to get organizations thinking like start-ups and industry disrupters. What’s more through his expert facilitation skills, Justin has a proven track record of guiding organizations to ‘ah-ha’ moments.
With 15+ years of experience of managing products and business model strategies for large, multi-national corporations, like Autodesk and Oracle, as well as small start-ups, Justin leverages his experience across a wide range of industry sectors to help large companies think, innovate and design more like start-ups, while helping start-ups find sustainable business models. Whether he is helping teams innovate, scale new products, or create sustainable strategies for the future, Justin does so by making strategy design an engaging experience.
Justin holds a BA in Environmental Science and Geography, from University of California Santa Barbara, a MBA in Design Strategy, from California College of the Arts, as well as professional certifications in software development and product management, from University of California Berkeley.
How To Use An Innovation Matrix To Help You Make Choices (Or…What Do I Do With ALL Of These Ideas?!)
20-01-2017 Brainstorming is fun! We all know it. People come together and think big. The ideas flow and the future looks bright. However, at some point, the law of diminishing returns begins to creep in. Alas, having too many ideas with...READ MORE
06-12-2016 In a past blog, titled How To Identify The Riskiest Assumption Of Your (Innovative) Idea, we wrote about how you can use the Business Model Canvas to help identify the riskiest assumptions of your business model. For instance, are your...
- Business Design,
- Business Model Innovation,
- Design A Better Business,
- Design Thinking,
05-12-2016 All too often we come across companies – some of which we have ties to – that are in midst of developing unbelievably cool technologies and (what they would call) innovations that leave the customer out of the equation. For...
- ask questions,
- Design A Better Business,
- steve blank,
- value proposition design
31-10-2016 “It’s so much easier to suggest solutions when you don’t know too much about the problem.” ~Malcolm Forbes For as much as we’ve all probably been immersed in what’s going on with the 2016 US elections, sometimes it’s difficult to...READ MORE
28-10-2016 Babe Ruth the famous American baseball player, once said, “The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don’t play together, the club...READ MORE