• VMS Value Strategy


    The answers to questions like “Why is this the way it is?” and “Why can’t we try a different way?” form the basis of all strategy. Our approach is founded on the tenacity to continually ask why in order to help our clients develop effective strategies and implement them to fully realize value.

  • Our clients look to us to help them innovate


    VMS has the leadership, thinking, and approach to help our clients get the most out of their most valuable resource – their own people. Our clients look to us to help them innovate in the products and services they offer and the processes they use to achieve success.

  • Focus

    To maintain sharp focus on total value, VMS adopts a broad vision. Our clients rely on this vision to help identify what is important in order to establish the right priorities. The sophisticated analytical tools and facilitation methods we employ help our clients manage risks appropriately and realistically and make decisions that will lead to better value.

  • Value Leadership Compass


    Our passion for value keeps our clients coming back to VMS for support and direction in achieving their goals. At its core, VMS uses Value Methodology to help our clients improve the value of the projects, products, and services they deliver. The value framework demands attention to performance, cost, time, and risk and aligns these to customer priorities. It’s this framework that can solve virtually any problem and optimize the value of any project. Let us help guide you in the direction of success for your project, process, or organization.

VMS Clients

Our Clients

We help our clients improve value and manage risk. So whether your project is a multibillion dollar transportation project, manufactured product, or internal business process, VMS has the right people and tools to help you improve upon it. Let VMS help…

VMS Services

Our Services

VMS offers a broad range of services to help our clients improve the value of their projects, goods, and services. This includes value engineering, risk analysis and risk management, business process improvement, strategic planning, decision support, program development, project management, and other related value-improving…


Our Training

The tools and techniques used by VMS to improve value for projects and businesses are available to all our clients as well. These courses are offered live and can be either on-site at your offices or at any convenient central…

The latest from VMS

VMS’ Doug Leo Elected President of AACE

In AACE’s recent election, VMS Senior Cost Estimator Doug Leo was elected for a three-year commitment as President of the Board of Directors. Formerly known as the American Association of Cost Engineers, AACE is a professional society serving the total cost…

VMSPro® launches with fanfare from clients and consultants alike

It comes as no surprise that VMS’ clients welcomed our latest innovation in value management, VMSPro®. The easy-to-use, comprehensive software was rolled out in recent VA/VE and decision analysis studies to resounding success. But more surprising, VMSPro® is piquing interest…

VMS primary contributor in VE/Risk Analysis Research for Project Delivery

VMS recently contributed to the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Research Report 850, which investigated methods, techniques, and tools for the application of Value Engineering, Risk Analysis/Risk Management, Constructability Review to improve project delivery for transportation projects. This study…

VMS President Rob Stewart lends his voice in new video on Value Engineering

Recently, Rob Stewart, President at VMS, was asked to contribute to SAVE International’s® short video presentation on the history of Value Engineering and the Value Methodology and how they can be utilized to create better projects, products, and business processes.

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VMS E-Learning Training


VMS offers exciting and innovative courses that will provide learners from any discipline a knowledge base in Value Engineering, Value Methodology, Risk Management, or our own Value Metrics. As a PMI® Registered Education Provider, several of our courses are approved for Professional Development Units (PDUs).

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VMS now has offices across the US and in Japan. We have offices in the US in:
-Escondido, California (San Diego Metro) Headquarters
-Portland (OR)
-Kansas City
-Las Vegas
-Grand Junction

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