Our Clients, Partners, and Affiliations

Global Positioning Strategies

Global Positioning Strategies (GPS) is the higher education consulting firm ambitious higher education leaders trust to develop and grow global revenue from sources that range from recruitment to research with a focus on India.


Lobaki develops educational and training XR experiences to significantly improve results and reduce costs for enterprise applications. XR technologies are rapidly changing the nature of education because XR has proven to be faster, easier, less expensive and more scalable for businesses when compared to previous methods relying books and lectures. 

Eastern Michigan University College of Engineering & Technology


ScaleUP Partners

Aquarian has partnered with ScaleUP to help local regions build thriving inclusive ecosystems.

ScaleUp Partners provides experienced insight and expertise to help regions build a diverse pipeline of qualified workforce and entrepreneurial talent. We assist local leaders and stakeholders in identifying value hidden in urban and rural blind spots that can be scaled up to improve job growth and overall regional economic competitiveness. ScaleUp Partners is the nation’s only consultancy serving to connect economically disconnected and underrepresented populations to local innovation ecosystems and existing Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) planning.

Fort Detrick Alliance

Aquarian is a member of the Fort Detrick Alliance in MD. Dave is also a member of the Marketing Committie for the Alliance.  The primary purpose of the organization is to facilitate “communication and understanding between Federal agencies at Fort Detrick and the community at large”. To accomplish this mission, the Fort Detrick Alliance works on a daily basis to build relationships between Fort Detrick and its constituencies in the region: individuals; businesses; civic, social, and educational organizations; and local and State government entities.

TechCast Global

Dave is an expert forecaster for TechCast, which provides forecasts of emerging technologies, social trends and wild cards to help business and government improve their strategic planning.

OneFrederick Collaborative

Dave is a member of the OneFrederick Collaborative in Frederick, MD.

Scale Manufacturers Association

Ice Miller Legal Counsel

Aquarian partnered with Ice Miller to provide a broadband assessment of Richland County, Ohio.

National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship

Supporting the collective interests of our members in entrepreneurship education and entrepreneurial leadership at the community college level.

Distributed Energy

Dave is an Editorial Advisory Board Member for Distributed Energy.

Intelligent Community Forum

The Intelligent Community Forum, a nonprofit policy research organization, focuses on job creation and economic development in the broadband economy.

Information Technology and Innovation Foundation

Dave is a member of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation.  This is a U.S. nonprofit public policy think tank based out of Washington D.C.  The organization focuses on public policies that spur technology innovation.

United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Dave is a member of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation.  This is a U.S. nonprofit public policy think tank based out of Washington D.C.  The organization focuses on public policies that spur technology innovation.

National Creativity Network

The National creativity Network engages, connects, informs, promotes, and counsels cross=-sector stakeholders who skillfully use imagination, creativity and innovation to foster vibrant and flourishing individuals, institutions and communities across North America.


Dave Baldwin serves on the board of directors for HEALTHspital, A Better Paradigm for Health Care.

Project Lead The Way

Dave is on the Ohio Executive Council for Project Lead The Way.  An american not-for-profit organization that develops STEM curricula for use by U.S. elementary, middle, and high schools.

Cuyahoga Community College

Dave is a member of the 3D digital design & Manufacturing Technology Advisory Committee at Cuyahoga Community College.  In today’s industry, the technology is called Additive Manufacturing and it’s changing the world.  The uses of Additive Manufacturing are limitless, and companies need people trained in using this new technology.

Longwood University

Aquarian assisted the College of Business and Economics at Longwood University by facilitating a process through which they completely rewrote their vision, mission and values.

Feather River College

Dave was an integral part of the  Entrepreneurial Skills Panel, held in San Francisco, CA.  This involved educators, business representatives, and researchers who could speak to the knowledge-based economy and how to apply emerging trends within academic settings.  A Student Skills Panel, held at Feather River College sought insight from students who represent the future and transitioning workforce present in California Community Colleges. A Rural Skills Panel, held in Quincy, CA, focused on the needs of rural communities in Northern California, where there is a current transition from a goods-based economy to a digital economy.

Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center

American Electric Power

State of Ohio Department of Transportation

Richland Source

Northmor Local School District

Bloomington Economic Development Corporation

Central Indiana Educational Service Center

Stanley Steemer

Ohio College Tech Prep

Ohio History Connection

Parr Insurance Agency

University of North Dakota

State of Indiana

Ohio Arts Council

Northern State University

Eastern Michigan University

Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center

Buckeye Association of School Administrators

The National Association of Local Boards of Health

Regional Rehab Centers

MedCentral Health System

Mansfield Art Center

Lorain County General Health District


Central Ohio Technical College

Heritage Ohio

Idea Foundry

Pioneer Career & Technology Center

North Central State College

City of Dublin

MT Business Technologies

Metropolitan Educational Council

North Central Ohio Computer Cooperative

Lorain City Health Department

Canton City Health Department

eTech Ohio

Indiana Chamber Foundation

Knox County Health Department

Bowling Green State University Firelands

Ohio Job & Family Services

Lilly Endowment Inc

Federal Express

Ivy Tech Community College, Gayle & Bill Cook Center For Entrepreneurship

Richland Community Development Group

Eastern Michigan University

Rubber & Plastics Research Association

BioScience Consortium of Northeast Ohio