Adapting, responding, thriving

The Merced team has extensive experience in a wide variety of initiatives across multiple industries.


Fortune 100 credit card firm

Selecting a technology for an enterprise social network for this global firm 100,000+ employees was one piece of the puzzle. We helped this firm develop a comprehensive enterprise social network strategy, roadmap and global change program that providing governance advisement in a compliance and risk sensitive industry, designing programs for champions and advocates communities to scale adoption, and executive education and engagement.


Bio-technology firm

Amidst a period of rapid change, a fast-growing bio-tech firm, voted one of the best places to work in its region, wanted to keep the small company intimacy and ease of collaboration by bringing in an enterprise social network. We took a deep look at their company culture, evaluated work and communications practices and made strategic and practical recommendations for ESN pathways and an updated intranet approach.

shutterstock_259405217Fortune 100 High Tech Firm: Online Community for Executive Engagement

Developed the community strategy and managed the ongoing program of a strategic, global corporate social responsibility initiative that engaged a select executive management clientele in the education sector. The online community program ( provided education leaders a collaboration environment to advance 21st century innovation and transformation in education.   The community received 2011 Computerworld Honors Laureate award in the collaboration category.    Read more about online community for executive engagement —Leadership Collaboration-Fostering Sustained Dialogue and Connectivity