Innovation Partners International
Christine Whitney Sanchez is the President of Innovation Partners International of the Southwest LLC (IPI Southwest), a women-owned small business operating as an Arizona S Corporation that works throughout the US and around the world. We help you create the conditions for success where individuals are more mindful, teams are more cohesive, organizations are more aligned with their purpose and communities are more alive.
Philosophy & Approach
We use a variety of appreciative, strength-based approaches to work with people, organizations and communities including Mindful Leadership, Appreciative Inquiry, World Café, Polarity Mapping, and Open Space Technology. Our proprietary Strategic Collaboration™ model is grounded in Appreciative Inquiry and is guided by the knowledge held by the stakeholders in an organization.
Transformation from the Inside-Out
Through these strength-based processes, we focus on transformation from the inside-out. Through an inclusive, highly participatory approach to building cultures of inclusion, ownership and vitality, we instil practices for appreciation, collaboration, innovation and transformation in every situation.
We work with organizations and communities around the world who want to increase collaboration and the capacity for change. We help you create the conditions so that individuals are more mindful, teams are more cohesive, organizations are more aligned to their purpose and communities are more alive.
Complexity, Strength & Collective Wisdom
Organizations and communities face complex issues and emerging opportunities. We offer strength-based frameworks and practices to help groups build solutions based on the collective wisdom of individuals and the innovation born of the greater whole.
Our decades of experience taught us the importance of a trustworthy environment for groups to focus on a shared destination. We guide teams to draw on their strengths to bring vision into reality. Whether it is strategic planning, leadership development, culture transformation, capacity building or multi-stakeholder coalition building, we custom design each engagement to reach the articulated outcomes.
Social Enterprise Network
IPI Southwest is a member of Innovation Partners International (IPI) a social enterprise network of affiliated management consultants who are pioneers in Appreciative Inquiry. IPI focuses on igniting and implementing positive change within organizations, communities and the broader society.