Messina Consulting


Joseph E. Messina, founder and president of MESSINA CONSULTING ASSOCIATES, has more than 25 years professional experience working with entrepreneurial and high growth companies. His areas of expertise include business and strategic planning, financial management, financing assistance, operations reviews, and management training and development. Mr. Messina has advised privately held corporations, public companies, government agencies, and not-for-profit organizations across a variety of industries.

Prior to founding MESSINA CONSULTING ASSOCIATES in 1992, Mr. Messina headed up the Washington Metropolitan area management consulting practice serving emerging growth businesses for Arthur Andersen & Co. Previous to that, he also headed up the management consulting practice serving entrepreneurial companies for the Greater Washington office of Ernst & Young. In these capacities, he advised companies in industries including information management, telecommunications, environmental services, healthcare, biotechnology, manufacturing, professional services, and retailing. Mr. Messina began his career with the United States Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, where he was involved in a number of landmark antitrust cases, including work in the telecommunications, information management, transportation, healthcare, and financial services industries.

Mr. Messina has served on numerous boards and committees promoting entrepreneurship throughout the Greater Washington region, and is a past Chairman of the Mid-Atlantic Venture Capital Conference. A frequent speaker on topics including entrepreneurship, financing sources, and other management subjects, he has addressed numerous trade and business organizations, as well as university sponsored events.

Mr. Messina holds a Master's degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, with concentrations in finance and investments, from The George Washington University.

You may contact Joe Messina at

tel: 703.478.9470