“ A Deming Study Group must study under a Master....you could get John Dowd.”

                    W. Edwards Deming letter to the Seattle Deming User’s Group

“John Dowd is one of the smartest people I know.  He had a profound effect on our company.”

                    Steve Johnson, CEO, Komag, Inc.

“John Dowd is a very quick study, and rarely off the mark.”

                    Martin Lundie, CFO, Read-Rite, Inc. and Picolight, Inc.

“I have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending John for whatever situation he may deem himself qualified.”

                    Dr. Lloyd S. Nelson, Fellow, American Society for Quality, Fellow American Statistical                        

                        Association, Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science

“Your letter is the most interesting letter I have ever received.”

                    W. Edwards Deming in letter to John (read the letter).