Our practice areas

Our team of senior strategists & innovators are experts in a wide range of practice areas. Whether you’re an individual or a corporation, we have the experience and fact-based, results-driven mindset that you need on your side.

Growth Strategy
Consulting

Best practices, such as a growth framework, and outside guidance can help to eliminate familiarity bias where an executive makes a decision based upon their past experience or comfort with a particular strategy.

Innovation

Breakdown silos and eliminate hand-offs. We use agile methods to improve results and speed. We can work with you to deliver a comprehensive, end-to-end innovation program or at any specific stage:

Marketing
& Brand Strategy

Leverages deep consumer insights to strategically position brands to scale by answering the questions you need to know before going to market.

Strategic Brand
Licensing

As a TOP 25 GLOBAL LICENSING FIRM, we work with brand owners and producers to build long-term, sustainable programs generating multi-million dollars in royalty revenue.

Insights &
Analyses

Navigate decisions using a tailored collection of multi-disciplinary methods exercised using an iterative process to achieve answers to your business questions driven from disciplined insight.

Fusion
Methodology™

A unique sprint-based agile learning method that provides meaningful observations with consumers to improve depth of insight, decision-making, and speed-to-market.

Trusted

Valen brings a breadth of multi-disciplinary experience to help decision makers make strategic, data-informed choices that grow the business with its brand using collaborative + agile approaches. Through collaborations with our clients, their teams, and their consumers, Valen can help you quickly identify significant gaps in the market, align resources, and capitalize quickly on growth initiatives.

By bringing clarity to your future and where you are heading, we help you create top- and bottom- line growth and a sustainable, competitive organization. Because we are a learning organization that works on cutting edge issues, across many companies and categories, we can inspire you and your team to do new things.

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Founder + CEO

Gus Valen

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VP Strategic Brand Licensing

Jeff Dotson

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Our
Leadership

Our
Strategists

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Growth Consulting

Molly Brockman

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Insights + Analyses

Mike
Donovan

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Sr Director of Digital Marketing

Jessi Degenhart

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Licensing Sales

David
Dillahunty

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clients who trust us

“The lawyers at this firm are very professional and talented. They always impress me with their knowledge and dedication.”

mark Dixon

Truva Properties LLC, Founder

“We have been working with the firm for over 15 years. They handle all of our company needs and we’ve never been let down. Highly recommended.”

Phillis Reed

Gloritech Inc., VP Operations

“Jenna was so compassionate and really seemed to care about my case! She was so nice to work with and helped me get the results I wanted!”

sara Barker

Personal Injury Client

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