BMG Joins Decisioneering’s Six Sigma Partner Program


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Kevin Weiner
Decisioneering, Inc.
(303) 534-1515

Denver – April 27, 2005 – Decisioneering, Inc., an innovator of software and services for risk analysis and optimization, today announced that Breakthrough Management Group (BMG), Inc., an internationally recognized leader in Six Sigma technologies, training and consulting, has joined Decisioneering’s Six Sigma Partner Program. As a Six Sigma Partner, BMG will work with Decisioneering to promote the use of Crystal Ball simulation and optimization tools within its Six Sigma training initiatives.

Founded in 1999 by some of the world’s most well respected Six Sigma experts, BMG has become a global leader in Six Sigma consulting and training with offices in 12 countries around the world. Over the last several years, BMG consultants have seen a rising demand for simulation and optimization software from their clients, especially in the area of Design for Six Sigma (DFSS).

“Simulation and optimization is a critical component of any Six Sigma initiative,” said Brian Watson, Vice President, Product Development at Breakthrough Management Group. “Joining Decisioneering’s Six Sigma Partner Program will allow us to integrate Crystal Ball software into our Design for Six Sigma training and consulting programs and to meet our clients’ need for higher accuracy in their business-critical information.”

“Our history of producing the best simulation and optimization software on the market is further strengthened by our partnership with BMG,” said Jim Franklin, CEO of Decisioneering, Inc. “Crystal Ball is becoming an indispensable part of companies’ Six Sigma training programs.”

Decisioneering’s Crystal Ball line of Microsoft Excel-based analytical software is used by thousands of businesses in industries ranging from Six Sigma, oil and gas, financial services and pharmaceuticals to assist individuals and organizations in making more informed business decisions. In 2002, Decisioneering launched its Six Sigma Partner Program, a co-marketing effort that provides consultants who practice Six Sigma, Lean Six Sigma and DFSS with materials and assistance for their Crystal Ball training and implementation.

Additional information on Decisioneering’s Six Sigma Partner Program can be found by going to

About Breakthrough Management Group

Breakthrough Management Group Inc. (BMG) is a global leader in performance improvement consulting, training and software support tools. BMG specializes in helping companies increase efficiencies and reduce costs through process improvement initiatives. BMG augments its training with Web-based support tools such as eLearning, an online support portal and project tracking software to enhance student retention and increase deployment results. Founded in 1999 and headquartered in Longmont, Colo., BMG has developed a loyal clientele that today exceeds 200 active businesses in industries as diverse as biotechnology, health care, finance, telecommunications, manufacturing and energy. BMG has offices in 12 countries and has more than 100 employees worldwide. For more information, visit

About Decisioneering, Inc.

Founded in 1986, Denver-based Decisioneering, Inc., is a privately-held company that provides software, training and consulting services that simplify risk analysis and improve decision-making. The company’s offerings include Crystal Ball, the industry-leading risk analysis package. For more information about the company, call 800.289.2550 (in US) or +1 303.534.1515 or visit Decisioneering’s Web site,

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