About Think Big! Program

Proven Tools for Small Business

The team leaders for Think Big! Program are all proven business managers and entrepreneurs. Sandy Burton and Linas Jarasius adapted the techniques, methodologies and systems that have worked so well for the 20-250 person companies and translated them into working tools for small businesses that have dreams of expanding. They have worked with hundreds of companies over the last 10 years and have recruited a team who are ALL previous business owners. They can relate to what you are experiencing with "first hand" knowledge.

For more information on Linas & Sandy, go to www.SwissAvenuePartners.com

Leadership Team

Sandy Burton

Sandy is the founder of the Think Big! Program for small business. She had an 8-year career in the financial services industry followed by 5 years with a business coaching company prior to founding Swiss Avenue Partners in 2005. Sandy has significant experience in managing growth in mid-market businesses and is a sought after speaker to various groups that include successful women entrepreneurs and business owners. It was the regular request of her smaller clients with Swiss Avenue Partners that became the inspiration for developing the Think Big! Program.

Linas Jarasius

Linas Jarasius

Linas is a Corporate Financier with experience in the Australian, Asian, European and US markets. He had 15 years in the technology industry and 3 years in business coaching prior to founding Swiss Avenue Partners in 2005. In addition to taking one of his own companies public, Linas has experience at board level with medium and large companies. He is a sought after advisor and speaker in the areas of sales and profitability.

Peter Sieffert

Peter is a Partner of Swiss Avenue Partners in San Diego, CA. He spent 10 years as a business owner and consultant, building several small businesses in both southern and northern California. He has a diverse background that extends from engineering to a bachelor's in psychology and is currently working toward an MBA. He has extensive training and experience in the coaching field.

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We wanted ‘smart’ growth… we now spend less time at networking events, we don‘t make cold calls and we have experienced 250% growth.

— Valerie Dow, Partner

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