TradewindsGroup, established in 1984, is a business management consultancy. Since our founding, we have provided a rich variety of services to our clients, who have ranged in size from small, one-person businesses, to multi-million dollar corporations.
We have helped our clients - large and small - conquer the everyday challenges they face in running their businesses and to navigate through challenging strategic and operational issues.
About Our Founder and Principal
Bob Starinsky is a twice-published author, former business educator and an occasional public speaker with over forty years of diverse business experience.
Bob has an Associates degree in Marketing and Merchandising (Wilbur Wright College), an undergraduate degree in Organizational Behavior and Personnel (Northwestern University), an MBA degree in Finance (Dominican University) and a Masters degree in Accounting (DePaul University). Bob has also received a certificate in Lending Administration from the American Institute of Banking, which has been absorbed into the American Bankers Association, and has earned the Certified Computing Professional (CCP) designation from the Institute for the Certification of Computing Professionals (ICCP). Bob has also earned the designation of Accredited Small Business Consultant (ASBC) from the Association of Accredited Small Business Consultants (AASBC®).