About CEO Independent Advisor in Des Moines, IA

Introducing CEO Independent Advisor — a Des Moines-based consulting service provided by Harlan “Bud” Hockenberg. Drawing upon his experience as an advisor in legal, corporate and political arenas, Bud offers a strategic, impartial voice to assist business executives and community leaders in shaping their critical decisions for successful outcomes.

Get to Know Bud Hockenberg

Bud is an experienced consultant with extensive experience providing solutions across broad interests.

Bud is uniquely qualified to provide impartial advice. Business executives turn to Bud for confidential, unbiased, one-on-one guidance to help successfully navigate a vast array of complex personal and business challenges. The scope of his experience includes the following subjects and situations:

  • Business mergers and acquisitions
  • Evaluating the performance of professionals
  • Managing the challenges and opportunities of multiple generations in the workplace
  • Decision-making at the intersection of business and politics

Consulting with Bud will provide you with a strategic evaluation of risks and rewards along with a path toward successful solutions.

Unique Experience Providing Independent Business advice to CEOs & Executives

After reviewing and investigating all aspects of an issue, Bud’s advice is unbiased, motivated only by his goal of helping clients find Personal and Business success.

Due to the singular breadth and depth of his experience, Bud is positioned to provide guidance for business executives and other leaders. His professional consulting experience includes:

  • Participating and consulting with community groups on a local, state, and national level
  • Engaging in acquisition and merger transactions

How Bud Can Help You

The services Bud Hockenberg provides are an outside perspective, confidential advice and a clear path toward a strategic solution. If you have a complex problem to solve, learn more about Bud’s consulting process or reach out today.


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