About Edward Balian and Q-Stat

Dr. Edward BalianDr. Edward Balian is uniquely qualified to help you meet your business goals. 

With an extensive business background and doctoral degree from Wayne State University, Edward S. Balian, Ph.D., brings both academic and pragmatic methodologies into his client’s projects. Dr. Balian’s past accomplishments include publications at the Harvard Business School, the International Institute of Forecasters, the Decision Sciences Institute, the American Marketing Association, UCLA, and the Seminars for Successful College Teaching. He has produced numerous instructional videos for California State University, Central Michigan University and Madonna University on topics specific to statistical analysis, quality systems and professional writing. Balian has authored numerous books including four editions of his Graduate Research Guidebook.

As entrepreneur since 1977, Dr. Balian has been the President of Q-Stat Group and Silver Sky, Inc. Balian’s current business activities include assisting companies, large and small, in Total Quality Management (TQM), ISO-9001 certification, service and production quality control, focus groups and survey market research. A partial listing of clients include the Ford Motor Company, General Motors, Chrysler Corporation, Bendix Corporation (Allied Signal), SPX Corporation, Tenneco, Scripps Health Network, Providence Hospital and Medical Centers, Adistra Corporation, the Michigan Department of Education and over 50 other organizations.