Our Story

We deliver personalized results using a proven and pragmatic approach

Ignite is a boutique management consulting firm that helps clients deliver successful business transformation, system integration, and other critical projects needing organizational change management.

  • We care deeply about your business and challenges. We ask and listen a lot, to be informed problem solvers who add increasing value to your organization.

  • We love to make our clients look good. We are invested in building our relationship, project success and your team’s change management capabilities for the future. 

  • We value honesty and humor and use both, with respect and frequency. We are direct and promise to laugh at ourselves and only with you.

Ignite is certified as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC).


Our Team

Ignite Consulting core experts bring more than 120 combined years working in change management, and related fields, to each project. We build teams to meet the specific needs of each client, complementing our core team with consultants from our proven network. Clients benefit because we:

Have a diverse experience, deep knowledge and a curious mindset. We work well with everyone from executives to entry level employees

Care deeply about clients’ business and challenges. We ask and listen a lot, to be informed problem solvers who add increasing value to any organization

Love to make our clients look good. We are invested in building relationships, project success and client teams’ change management capabilities for the future

Value honesty and humor and use both, with respect and frequency. We are direct and promise to always laugh at ourselves and only with our clients


Miguel Guevara - Managing Partner

Miguel is an accomplished change management and project management consultant with over 18 years of experience with large system integration projects across the United States, Latin America, Europe, and Asia. He has led successful projects for companies including ACE Global, Edelman, Grainger and Johnson Controls.

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Mike Dreyer - Partner

Mike delivers programs that drive behavioral change and has over 12 years of experience assisting companies with change management, training, and performance support initiatives. Mike has supported system integration projects for SAP, SharePoint, Office 365, Pivotal CRM, Interaction Client and PeopleSoft.

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Alejandra Peres - Director

Alejandra provides operations, administrative and human resources services at Ignite. Alejandra has a strong academic background coupled with leadership experience in the public and private sectors at the international level. She has over 20 years of business, government and education experience.

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Jake Barber - Consultant

Jake provides change management services, analysis, and communications for Ignite projects. Jake's work experience in finance and real estate, as well as sports coaching performance, are an asset for organizational effectiveness and project success.

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Nicholas Barber - Consultant

Nicholas brings his experience in management on international projects to Ignite clients in supporting their organizational change efforts. Nicholas’s attention to detail and background in data analysis allows him to condense complex data sets down to clear and easy-to-understand decisions.

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Milan Dhaliwal - Consultant

Milan supports the organizational change management effort by engaging stakeholders in support of the program, developing communication as well as training needs, and implementing plans to manage risk and readiness. Milan brings her international experience to help develop effective partnerships with Ignite’s client.

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Maria Economou - Consultant

Maria Economou provides change management, organizational development, training and communications services to Ignite’s clients. She is a versatile human resources professional with a track record of successfully leading strategic and operational human resource initiatives for multinational organizations.

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Matthew Halverson - Consultant

Matt focuses on helping Ignite’s clients develop project and change management plans, stakeholder analysis and communication strategies. Matt’s background includes working in finance and education.

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Omar Jandal - Consultant

Omar works with clients to identify their challenges and create solutions using an analytical approach and a collaborative mindset.

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Megan Peterson - Consultant

Megan develops and delivers on communications strategy to help clients build and tell their story, increasing awareness and advancing business objectives.

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Michelle Ryckman - Consultant

Michelle is a highly skilled senior consultant with over 14 years' experience in project management, communications, change management, and marketing. Michelle specializes in helping companies, from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, run their communications and project management initiatives.

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Advisory Board


Jim Blomberg - Advisor

Jim has over 20 years of experience operating and working with businesses. Through Vistage, Jim helps Ignite engage with other business owners to strengthen Ignite’s skills and services.

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Rex Lewis - Advisor

Rex is an accomplished networking resource. His relationships help Ignite to further network in the industry and open new doors. Rex enjoys seeing people learn and improve.

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