Core Money Engine
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About Us

Wayde D. Nelson has 28 years industry experience in business, marketing, engineering, manufacturing, quality, and personnel management, consulting, and mentoring. Education includes an MBA from Duke, MS Statistics from RIT, and a BSEE from Penn State. He has held management positions with GE, Square D, Danaher Corp, Harris Corp, Intersil Corp, and Fairchild Semiconductor. Wayde’s technology base includes semiconductors, industrial controllers and software. He is well versed in the industrial, automotive, space, communications, and computer markets. He brings with him strengths in research, analysis, communications, and innovation. Wayde is an accredited associate of the Institute for Independent Business (IIB), a worldwide accreditation and training body. More than 500 Senior Executives have successfully passed the IIB’s accreditation process and can help business owners with issues ranging from financing, human resources, sales and marketing, organization and management, quality and ISO9001 certification, ERP and CRM implementation, business valuations, mergers and acquisitions, and succession planning and exit strategies. Wayde owns Core Money Engine, a firm headquartered in Butler, PA, dedicated to helping small to medium businesses achieve success.

Wayde has been interviewed for published articles by EE Times, Electronic News, Electronic Buyer’s News, and by Frost and Sullivan for industry research. Wayde’s educational experience includes designing and teaching advanced classes at community colleges and businesses.

Professional Memberships:

  • - a website dedicated to providing online assistance to the public in strategy, marketing, and business. Wayde is in the top 15 ranked consultants world-wide.
  • BNI – Holds the position of Director and supports three chapters as well as is a member of BNI Allegheny Valley in Harmarville, PA

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215 E. Christie Ave
Butler, PA  16001
(P) 724-282-8769
FAX 724-259-1724
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