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Chet Frame


Role and Company

Principal, Border Business Consultants


18 years experience in consulting


El Paso, TX

About Chet

Mr. Chester H. Frame, CPIM, CSCP, CPSM is an educator, trainer, seminar presenter and management consultant with experience in implementations and support for customers around the world. Chet is the founder and head of Border Business Consultants, a bilingual, international consulting and training firm focused on improving efficiency in Operations Management. Mr. Frame has more than thirty years of hands on experience working in Operations Management and Logistics Management, having worked with companies like Tyco, Thomson Consumer Electronics, Teleflex, Philips, Cummins, Johnson & Johnson, General Electric, Johnson Controls, Delphi, Lexmark, Scientific Atlanta, BRP, 3M, Cardinal Health Care, and Lear.

Chet holds a Six Sigma Administrative Green Belt. He started learning Materials Management and SPC in the 1970’s while working for a U.S. automotive parts manufacturer. He has used his SPC and Six Sigma skills to improve manufacturing processes and administrative processes. He has applied the techniques to Supply Chain Management with a very high level of success.

One of the APICS nationally recognized Master presenters and trainers; Chet trains the trainers and led the TEAM Process in APICS. Chet is certified as a Master Instructor for CPIM, CSCP, and Train-the-Trainer and Learning Dynamics for Instructors. He has presented at International Conferences in Europe and North America. Chet is on the Board of Directors of the El Paso/Juarez Chapter of APICS. He is also a member of AME and ISM.

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4 months ago

I am hoping to start a small business in the near future and I need tips and professional advice.

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How has transitioning from a PLLC to a SCorps work for you?

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What are the best ways to get my business certified as Veteran, Disabled Veteran or Minority owned business?

Good morning, Francisco. Go to the SBA Office in person. The analysts there should be able to get you going...

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How can I utilize government loans to start of a veteran-based small business?

Good day, Sergeant Hayes. I suggest that you contact the local Small Business Administration office and schedule an appointment with...

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one year ago

How to get funding for a nonprofit

Good morning. If you are formed as a 501c tax exempt company, then there are several avenues to find potential...

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