About Dr. Pietro Savo

Pietro Savo

My personal philosophy is simple. Always be a positive influence in every person you meet! by Dr. Pietro Savo, American Writer © 1999-2012   www.pietrosavo.com

Dr. Savo is the host of Small Business Building with Dr. Pete from Boston Radio Show – All the books that have been written about the rediscovering process can be summed up into one rule; “Rediscover, rediscover often, and never stop rediscovering your business”. Businesses managed by this rule create success in all directions, is fun to work at, have the very high morale and low employee turnover, and rediscovering is the spirit of success! 

Dr. Savo created the term Manufacturing Research Practitioner ™ as the foundation for his Doctoral thesis dedicated to improve the United States Manufacturing Industry. Manufacturing Research Practitioner is the introduction to the Certified Manufacturer Practitioner (CMP) profession, the future of manufacturing is here today!

Dr. Savo is a Human Factors Practitioner and the owner of Mont Vernon Group LLC. Mont Vernon Group is a lean strategy-consulting firm creating balanced business approaches coast to coast. Pietro has over 27 years of diverse experience in Business Strategy Improvement (BSI). Holistic Business Solutions (HBS)™

Dr. Savo is the CFO/Partner and Founder of a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business & Minority Own Business (MOB) staffed with dedicated Education Counselors connecting with the military service members and their families. Education support is formatted to help service members, and their families learn the benefits of higher education and avoid predatory institutions while using their earned Military Education Benefits.

Dr. Savo is the President – New Hampshire Elite Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB)  Network

Dr. Savo is the former Vice President, College and University Outreach at Essential Knowledge. We’re an education company with more than 30 years experience serving members of the military community. Our focus is helping service members and military spouses understand the value of higher education, why and how to use military education benefits, and selecting the right school.  We have helped thousands in the military community take action to work  toward their higher education.

Dr. Savo spent eighteen years with Sikorsky Aircraft a division of United Technologies where he co-founded the Cure Team a Sikorsky Aircraft failure analysis clinic and specialized in Root Cause Analysis. Pietro is a former student of the late Yuzuru Ito and certified professor at Ito University. Ito University established by United Technologies Company to educate and develop a Quality First Philosophy between its divisions, Pratt & Whitney, Carrier, Otis, Hamilton Sundstrand, Sikorsky, International Fuel Cells, ONSI, UTC Research Center Corporation, and their entire supplier base.

Dr. Savo spent six years  as a direct business operations and lean manufacturing consultant for the U.S. Air Force Small Business Manufacturing Technical Assistance Production Program (MTAPP), Air Force Outreach Program Office, and the Department of Defense (DoD) supply chain missions.

Dr. Savo has lectured at Boeing Aircraft, Lockheed Martin, Rolls Royce, Northup Grumman, Raytheon, United Technologies, Defense Logistics Agency, Defense Supply Center, and Logistics Support Center on various subjects such as Lean Manufacturing, Team Building, Quality Systems, ISO Registrar Selection, Supply Chain Management, Higher Education and Root Cause Analysis. Pietro has also taught Root Cause Analysis for the American Society for Quality (ASQ).

Dr. Savo’s work is featured on Geno “www.genonow.com”; Geno is a revolutionary, holistic approach to personal and professional development. Geno addresses those unique needs by offering a wide variety of training for both personal and professional development and Professional Mentoring!


“STEM Fields” Talent Shortage; How the United States can regain its competitiveness in math- and science-related fields. Career College Central Magazine, September 2012

Transitioning American Veterans; Schlossberg’s transition model can help educators meet the needs of vets. Student veterans are different. We take on tasks as if they represent a mission. Career College Central Magazine, July 2012

The Marketability Correlation; as dollars for higher education get tighter, students must make their choices more wisely. By choosing a career education, students are essentially choosing to market themselves specifically to their field and are more primed for success than ever before. Career College Central Magazine, March 2012

Certified Manufacturing Practitioner (CMP) Dissertation; Jones International University, 2 April 2011; 1-142

Are industry-based safety initiatives relevant to medicine?Focus Patient Safety. 4 April 2001; 1-3.

Published 2001: National Patient Safety Foundation. Maurer KF, Maurer JR, Peltier E, Savo P. “Are industry-based safety initiatives relevant to medicine?” Focus Patient Safety. 4 April 2001; 1-3.

Published 2006: Savo, P (2006). Root Cause Analysis System for Problem Solving and Problem Avoidance.

ISBN: 978-1-4303-0068-7

Published 2006: Savo, P (2006). PERFECTION – 10 Secrets to Successful Lean Manufacturing Implementation.

ISBN: 978-0-6151-6364-2

Dr. Savo received a  Doctorate in Business Administration (Summa Cum Laude), from Jones International University, Master of Aeronautical Science in Human Factors from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, both Bachelor of Science & Associate of Arts in Business Administration from Sacred Heart University and a certificate for the Minority Business Executive Program from Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.

Favorite Authors: Will Rogers, Washington Irving, Alfred Tennyson, George Eliot, Sir Walter Scott, Elinor Glyn, Charles Dickens, Charles Wagner, Mark Twain

Non Sibi Sed Patriae

United States Navy Veteran


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