Who We Are

We grew up in New England and for years have watched with great sadness as our favorite local businesses close their doors, only to be replaced by chain businesses. We strive to keep small businesses healthy by providing our business management consulting services.

Core Values

Balance
Maintaining a balance between personal life and work is integral to success and overall satisfaction.

Corporate Responsibility
We strive to have a positive impact on our people, our community, the economy, and the environment.

Customer Service
We are committed to providing our customers with quality and prompt service. 

Equality
We believe that all persons are equal, and we will not tolerate discrimination.

Expertise
We are always seeking higher education to stay up to date with current business practices and philosophies.

Integrity
Do the right thing, even when no one is watching. Honesty, transparency, and trust are just a few traits we embody. 

Teamwork
We are more than the sum of our parts, and together we can achieve anything.

Mission and Vision Statements

Mission Statement

To provide exemplary services to people and businesses who seek guidance realizing their vision and achieving their goals.

Vision Statement

To become the preferred consulting firm throughout New England.

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Mike Gentile, B.B.A. – Managing Partner

Before Mike joined the Forward Business Consulting team he had worked in Operations Management roles for various companies within the Commercial Restaurant Appliance & HVAC service and Heavy Equipment Mobile Service industries. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management with a focus in Organizational Leadership and is currently working on completing his M.B.A. with a focus in Leadership. He is a member of the National Society of Leadership and Success as well as the International Honor Society in Business. Mike enjoys spending time with his family, making music, cooking and entertaining, and building things with his hands.