designing new ways to solve business challenges

designing new ways to solve business challenges

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OpX Strategies

Company Profile

Why OpX Strategies?

Why OpX Strategies?

D.B.A.: OpX Strategies
Business and management consulting

Registered in SAM


Business Member: SMART (Strengthening the Mid-Atlantic Region for Tomorrow); U.S. Women's Chamber of Commerce; Howard County Chamber of Commerce; Maryland Chamber Federation

Why OpX Strategies?

Why OpX Strategies?

Why OpX Strategies?

OpX Strategies is a design thinking-based management consulting firm with sound technical skills, analytical ability, good judgment, and a strong operational focus.  We lead cross-functional teams in using human-centered methods to create transformative business solutions that simultaneously drive operational excellence and deliver exceptional customer and employee experiences. 

NAIC Codes

Service Offerings

Service Offerings

 541611 (Primary) Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services: Strategic Planning; Business Management 

541330 Engineering Services: Industrial Engineering

541612 Human Resources Consulting Services

611430 Professional and Management Development Training

Service Offerings

Service Offerings

Service Offerings

  • Current & Future State Analysis
  • Business Transformation: Process Design, Improvement, Re-engineering, and Standardization
  • Designing for Strategy
  • Designing for Innovation
  • Design Thinking Workshops
  • User Experience Design 
  • Training Development

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“Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.” ― Pablo Picasso, painter  


What Makes OpX Strategies Unique?

Our President is certified in IDEO’s innovative facilitation approach known as Design Thinking. Design Thinking helps develop innovative insights and move ideas to action. This human-centered approach involves listening to desires and then proposing solutions that address needs and have value.  We strongly believe our attention to boosting the end-users' experience helps us over-deliver and exceed client expectations.



 “Karin DeLaitsch played an integral role in integrating the [Strategic Workforce Planning] process into the planning, programming, budgeting, and execution system within VA.” – WP Cioffi Engineering Management, Inc.

Recognized by Line-of-Sight, LLC. for maintaining an optimistic attitude and delivering results in a work environment of impending reorganization, physical relocation, ongoing union grievance, and low employee morale.

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Operational Excellence Strategies, LLC.

Ellicott City, Maryland, 20142 US

Karin DeLaitsch (608)-358-0588

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