Tim Hanson


Tim is a Principal with SVA Consulting, LLC., a member of the SVA family of companies.

With over 20 years of experience, Tim has a strong background in warehouse management, inventory control, production management, and supply-chain efficiency. Coupled with his strong IT and software development experience, he is able to design, develop, and implement integrated solutions to meet his clients’ unique needs.

As a specialist in wholesale distribution and manufacturing industries, Tim works with clients to improve operational efficiency. He assists them by implementing commercial or custom-designed software thereby helping companies to improve warehouse and plant efficiency, increase inventory and order fulfillment accuracy, optimize resources, control product cost and quality, as well as simplify production.

By understanding a client's business environment and corporate goals, Tim utilizes current technology to cost effectively streamline processes, reduce operating costs and maximize a client’s profitability.


  • Northern Michigan University - Bachelor of Science - Business Administration Management, Computer Information Systems (Summa Cum Laude)


  • Wholesale Distribution
  • Manufacturing
  • Construction

Professional Memberships/Affiliations/Activities

  • Association for Operations Management (APICS)
  • Warehousing and Education Research Council (WERC)
  • Microsoft Consumer Packaged Goods Partner Advisory Council


  • Warehouse Management Technologies
  • Mobile Computing
  • Operational Efficiency Assessments

Civic/Community Involvement

  • Madison 56ers - Board of Directors
  • Youth Basketball and Soccer Coach


Tim and his wife Diane have four children, with whom he likes to spend time and support their activities. In his spare time, he enjoys mountain biking, waterskiing, and volunteering at his church, St. Mary’s Hospital, as well as Edgewood High and Campus Schools.

In the Community

SVA Consulting takes pride in the communities in which our clients, business colleagues and our professionals work and play. We support our communities by giving back in a variety of ways; volunteering both our time and expertise, fulfilling Board of Director roles, supporting fundraising efforts of local philanthropic organizations, and providing leadership in a variety of organizations designed to improve our lives within our communities.

SVA Consulting has worked with the following organizations:

  • wisconsin-school-of-businesss
  • make-a-wish
  • wisconsin-dells
  • nbc-15-share-your-holidays
  • second-harvest
  • agrace
  • wala
  • wheaton-franciscan-healthcare
  • whsara
  • tellurian
  • wisconsin-literacy