Strategic Initiative Leadership

Project Leadership and Critical Initiatives

For over 15 years, Sand Cherry has been trusted by our clients to play a pivotal role with helping them formulate, organize, and execute large-scale initiatives. Whether you’re a start-up, a private equity firm, or a multi-billion dollar service provider, Sand Cherry offers a team of proven, experienced leaders across a variety of functional areas to help you navigate through these challenging situations. From quantifying synergies from a prospective acquisition, to sizing a new market, or developing a response to a new competitive offering or regulatory condition, we’ve got you covered. We pride ourselves on not just formulating strategic solutions, but helping our clients bring them to market.

It has happened many times. After your budgets and headcounts are finalized, you’re charged with leading a critical project. You realize your team is lacking bandwidth and expertise in important areas and you’re looking for solutions to help you successfully meet the deadline and deliver on these high impact initiatives. Sand Cherry helps our clients with a wide array of high impact initiatives, ranging from revamping the customer experience, organization alignment, pre and post-merger integration and more. Sand Cherry will provide you with high caliber leaders who are accustomed to galvanizing cross-functional teams and acting as a catalyst to meet your tight deadlines. Our teams understand the importance of communicating across the organization, from executive read-outs and dashboard reports to weekly program management calls, we’ll make sure everyone is on the same page from start to finish.

Meet the Team

Jennifer Bartlett

Jennifer has ten plus years of experience in the telecom, broadband, and media industries, serving in roles focused on product strategy, product development, and marketing strategy. With Sand Cherry, Jennifer has provided valuable product and marketing expertise on various strategic projects for our clients in the broadband and telecommunications industries. Talk to Jen.

John Calhoon

John is a Partner for Sand Cherry with nearly two decades’ experience leading new business growth planning, development, rollout, management and marketing for commercial and residential offerings in the media, telecom and consumer services industries. Prior to his work for Sand Cherry, John held product and marketing leadership positions with U.S. West Media Group, MediaOne, JATO Broadband, and Inflow Managed Data Systems (now Sunguard). He also spent several years as a Senior Policy Advisor to the Governor of the State of Colorado. John holds an MBA from Stanford University and a BA in Economics from The Colorado College. John is not known for his outside jump shot. Chat with John.

Megan McCourt Merk

Megan has over 10 years of experience with project management, product deployment, financial modeling, data analysis, and competitive market strategy that she applies for our clients as a Director at Sand Cherry. At Sand Cherry, Megan has directed a new product roll out for a major US MSO, helped lead an all digital transformation for a US cable operator, managed a contract automation project for a major US MSO, developed an algorithm to analyze commission structures for a European cable company, and optimized sales channels for a leading US cable operator. Reach out to Megan.

Proven Plans — Real Results.

Sand Cherry offers a team of proven, experienced leaders across a variety of functional areas to help you navigate through challenging business situations.Get the informed guidance to develop a business strategy that maximizes your initiatives and goals.

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Strategy & Planning

Position your business for success with a targeted business strategy designed, developed and implemented by Sand Cherry's consulting experts.

Analytics & Insights

Enhance your business with actionable insights gained from the tools and strategies developed by Sand Cherry's data analytics consultants.

Business Process Optimization

See the results a more streamlined process can bring to your business. Sand Cherry can provide optimization solutions that provide results.

Project Management

Open the doors of success for your critical, asset-intensive projects with a project management solution designed and deployed by Sand Cherry.

Digital Solutions

Give your business a digital advantage at every level with a comprehensive digital enablement and integration strategy by Sand Cherry.

Customer Experience Optimization

Improve customer engagement and enhance your brand visibility and loyalty with a customer experience solution developed by Sand Cherry.

Merger Planning & Integration

Effectively utilize tools and deploy strategic plans to direct a successful merger with Sand Cherry's merger planning and integration Solutions.