About Us – The Marlin Alliance
  • Our Address
  • 3990 Old Town Ave. Ste. C-205 San Diego, CA 92110
  • Working Hours
  • Mon - Fri 9:00am - 6:00pm

About Us

Established in 2002, The Marlin Alliance, Inc. – a woman-owned small business – provides transformation consulting, professional services, and technical support to government, military, healthcare, telecommunications, and utility industry clients. Marlin Alliance's Customers chose The Marlin Alliance because of our ability to enhance their business operations with our Core Service Offerings:

Strategic & Planning Execution

We consistently, and capably, help clients navigate the entire life-cycle of strategic planning and execution.

Strategic & Planning Execution

We consistently, and capably, help clients navigate the entire life-cycle of strategic planning and execution.

Project & Program Management

Our certified program/project managers have proven success in multiple operational environments to help you succeed.

Project & Program Management

Our certified program/project managers have proven success in multiple operational environments to help you succeed.

Operations & Process Improvement

We identify performance objectives that tie to high-performance metrics, while accounting for native barriers to success.

Operations & Process Improvement

We identify performance objectives that tie to high-performance metrics, while accounting for native barriers to success.

Compliance & Accreditation

We help organizations, both large and small, prepare for external formal assessment in achieving full compliance.

Compliance & Accreditation

We help organizations, both large and small, prepare for external formal assessment in achieving full compliance.

Human Capital Management

We have exceptional success helping clients attract, develop and manage personnel at significantly high levels.

Human Capital Management

We have exceptional success helping clients attract, develop and manage personnel at significantly high levels.

IT Service Management

Our expert staff is comprised of experienced IM/IT leaders in private industry, local and federal governments.

IT Service Management

Our expert staff is comprised of experienced IM/IT leaders in private industry, local and federal governments.

The Marlin mission is to provide superior consulting services that result in:

  • Increases in revenue
  • Decreases in costs
  • Enhanced customer satisfaction
  • Improved employee morale

These results are realized through a proven methodology featuring:

  • Process optimization
  • State of the art technology
  • Industry best practices
  • Adherence to regulatory

Our Clients

The Marlin Alliance Executive Team

Michael Russell

Vice President of Technology Solutions

Michael Russell

Vice President of Technology Solutions

Helen E. Lipka

President & Founder

Helen E. Lipka

President & Founder

Robin L. Lipka

Chief Executive Officer

Robin L. Lipka

Chief Executive Officer

Matthew A. McGarvey

Vice President of Program Management

Matthew A. McGarvey

Vice President of Program Management

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