Business Growth Consultant Ryan Steinert with Enterprise Minnesota

Ryan Steinert

Business Growth Consultant

About Ryan

Business growth consultant Ryan Steinert is a continuous improvement and lean manufacturing expert with Enterprise Minnesota. His nearly 13 years of experience in managing and practicing CI with Minnesota manufacturers allows him to integrate business and operational systems for clients of all sizes and industries. Ryan brings a practical approach to CI and Lean, engaging employees to drive business results through their own ideas to improve safety, reduce costs, reduce lead times and improve quality. Ryan also works with manufacturers to identify where automation solutions, both through robotics and software, can make their employees’ day easier and more productive.

Prior to joining Enterprise Minnesota, Ryan served as Continuous Improvement Manager for Lakeshirts in Detroit Lakes, MN. He also served in various roles in Quality, Lean, Engineering, Scheduling, and Plant Supervision for Team Industries and Lamb Weston (ConAgra Foods) in Minnesota.

A resident of Detroit Lakes, MN, Ryan enjoys spending time with family and friends, golfing, downhill skiing, and lakes area activities.


  • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering & Management – North Dakota State University


  • Lean Six Sigma – Master Black Belt Certification
Additional resources:

Enterprise Minnesota consulting services

State of Manufacturing® survey results

Enterprise Minnesota® magazine