Lance Collister formed Creative Resources International following two
of experience in such areas as design engineering, research and
production management, sales training and marketing management
and overseas), general management, new product development, project
computer programming, and general technical services. Significant
in his successful career have been his ability to communicate
both verbally and in writing, to a variety of audiences; problem solve;
and his scientific, mechanical and technical aptitudes. In addition to
technical papers and scientific reports, he has written extensive
for sales training and do-it-yourself construction, sales brochures,
releases, advertisements, catalogs and other promotional literature.
scientific education and background, coupled with extensive domestic
international marketing and sales experience, as well as management
provide many options for working effectively with clients on a variety
of specific projects.
Independent Consulting Services
Although flexible programs can be developed to suit the particular
of the client, CRI most usually provides services in the following
1. Marketing and Export Management. In this capacity, CRI
as the export manager or international distributor for small to
American manufacturing or service firms. Typically, a client company
CRI exclusive territorial marketing rights for its products/services.
options are to retain CRI to develop and establish distribution
for the client's products in designated regions or countries and/or
CRI assistance to sell products or services for a specific project.
2. Exporting and Importing. In some instances, it is desirable
for CRI to act as the importer or exporter, taking title to the goods,
financing the transaction, securing buyers and handling all of the
Fees for Export Management and Export and Import services are usually
through a percentage commission based on the value of the products
Marketing and New Product Development services are usually paid on a
basis, plus a negotiated percentage of royalties and/or licensing fees.
Consulting activities are renumerated either through a monthly
on a project basis, or a simple hourly basis depending on the types of
services required. Please contact us for availability and further
3. Consulting. In this capacity, CRI provides independent
services to American firms, providing them with expertise in exporting,
technical and marketing writing, graphic layout and design for product
literature, production and technical assistance and marketing/public
services. Typically, such work is performed on a part-time retainer
in accordance with the clients' needs.
4. New Product Development/Project Management. CRI assists
in the development, patenting, marketing and licensing of new products
in America and abroad.
Links to Past/Present
As the Internet is becoming increasingly used
by businesses, more of our clients have become interested in developing
their own web sites. We assist clients in evaluating the benefits
to such an expansion, as well as planning and maintaining such sites.
additional clients obtain their own sites, they will be publicized here.
Casting manufactures unique, internationally
and Topside clamps for safely and securely "squeezing off "
flow of pressurized water in hoses or natural gas in polyethylene
A smaller version also is available for use on rubber and plastic hoses
for industrial, automotive and home applications. All clamps safely can
be left in the closed position, compress the pipe/hose only a
amount, and are available in metric sizes and specifications for
shipment. The clamps are strong, non-rusting and non-sparking, and
accessories also are available. Located in western Montana, the company
is extremely forward-thinking and comitted to high quality products and
Thank you for visiting! To find out more about how
can assist you, we invite you to contact us:
International / Big Sky Spaces, P.O. Box 73, Frenchtown, MT
TEL/FAX : (406) 626-5728
This page last updated on 14, June, 2010
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