"Having worked with Wendell Koi for over 20 years, I have witnessed his effectiveness as a manager, his integrity, and his ability to contribute successfully to every project in which he has a role. He combines experience in marine engineering and operations management with a fundamental understanding of the business model. This unique mix of attributes, when combined with his superior analytical skills, allows him to accurately assess a situation and develop the processes and procedures that create real world solutions to difficult business challenges. I think Wendell Koi is an excellent choice for any company who is seeking real sustainable improvement."
Senior Vice President
Foss Maritime Company
“Tidewater Barge Lines engaged with SeaPro Solutions to help us define our business needs prior to investing in a technology solution. Wendell Koi’s extensive experience in the tug & barge industry was truly beneficial for this project, as there was little time wasted in understanding the intricacies of Tidewater’s business. He was able to effectively translate what we do everyday into requirements that allowed us to more confidently procure a technology solution. I would recommend Wendell to any company that is in need of expertise in bridging the gaps between operations, business and technology.”
VP & COO
Tidewater Barges Lines
Wendell came in to Seabulk Towing as an industry expert to examine our current Dispatch and Billing processes and offer his advice on how we could streamline and improve it. It was apparent that Wendell has extensive tug & barge experience, and can effectively coach companies on how to improve Quality by employing good practices learned throughout the industry. He was able to quickly understand our business challenges, and provided practical recommendations for Seabulk to employ immediately.
It was a pleasure knowing and working with Wendell, and I highly recommend him both as a person and a professional. I look forward to working with him again real soon!
Division Account Manager
"I had the pleasure working with Wendell at Foss on a time critical turn-key deployment. Wendell is extremely hardworking, pays meticulous attention to details, generously resourceful and a creative problem solver that helped the team meet and exceed the expectations. Wendell is a one-stop knowledge bank on the tug-and-barge industry and balances the technical and the business side of projects with equal finesse. He is an effective leader who adds great value in building dynamic teams."
Sr. Solutions Architect
"I got a chance to work with Wendell during one of my projects. During our work together, I found that he had in-depth knowledge of the business and software tools that were being used by my client company. He has a unique combination of strong analytical and management skills. He sees the big picture, yet can focus his attention on the details. I wish him the very best for his future endeavour."
Senior SAP BI Consultant
KPIT Cummins Infosystems Ltd
"I had the pleasure of working with Wendell on several freelance consulting projects. He is a joy to work with. His knowledge about the tug & barge industry is vast. He knows how to put things in layman's terms without making anyone feel awkward. Plus he has a great sense of humour. I highly recommend Wendell as an astute and very capable maritime industry consultant."
Kathy A. Smith
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