KnowWare International, Inc.

KnowWare International, Inc.

2696 S. Colorado Blvd., Ste. 555
Denver, Colorado 80222
Phone: 303-756-9144
About the Company

KnowWare International, Inc. provides products and services for companies that want to fire up their profits using the tools of Lean Six Sigma. We are located in Denver, Colorado and have been serving quality and process improvement professionals since 1992. Our products consist of software, books and training videos for Lean Six Sigma and Statistical Process Control (SPC). Our QI Macros SPC Software for Excel is an affordable, easy-to-use Excel add-in for all of your data analysis needs. QI Macros have over 100,000 users in 80 countries. In the US, QI Macros are used in 2,500+ hospitals and thousands of manufacturing companies. Mission: To help service and manufacturing businesses use the Magnificent Seven tools of Lean Six Sigma to drive dramatic performance improvements that will create an unstoppable global economy: Focus - Laser-focus to pinpoint the 4% of any business that produces over half of the waste, rework, and lost profit (the 4-50 Rule). Improve - Reduce or eliminate delay, defects and variation in all business processes. Sustain the Improvement - Use control charts and histograms to measure, monitor and sustain new levels of performance. Honor Your Progress - recognize, reward and refocus on the next 4%. President and CEO, Jay Arthur, the KnowWare Man, teaches people how to solve problems involving delay, defects and deviation in one day using Excel and the Magnificent Seven Tools of Lean Six Sigma. Jay is the shortcut to results with Lean Six Sigma. Jay is first and foremost a Money Belt; he knows how to use data to fix broken processes to save time and money. Jay has 30 years of experience developing software on everything from mainframes to PCs. Jay is the author of Lean Six Sigma Demystified, Lean Six Sigma for Hospitals, and Breakthrough Improvement with Excel. Jay is also the creator of QI Macros, an SPC software package that leverages the power of Microsoft Excel to draw all of the charts and graphs.