Press Release, April, 19th 2024

Zurich, Switzerland. – As of today, PEDCO announces the partnership with Realize Agile LLC. ( 

PEDCO and Realize Agile LLC will work together in driving and growing the application of Applied SAFe® and Applied SAFe® AI Companion. Through this partnership, Sheila Schultz of Realize Agile LLC, will lead the PEDCO-Americas activities.

Sheila will be working with PEDCO’s current and future clients in the Americas. This collaboration supports our commitment to further foster scaled agility globally.

About Realize Agile LLC

Realize Agile LLC is an energetic partner driving the advancement of PEDCO Applied SAFe®, fostering company agile transformation, regulatory compliance, and consistent understanding of the Scaled Agile Framework. We are a collaborator propelling process alignment, agile principles, and efficient adoption and implementation of Applied SAFe®.

Realize Agile LLC strives to positively propel adoption of agile methodologies, partnering with PEDCO to leverage the Applied SAFe QMS Software Platform and Applied SAFe® Companion AI Tool.

Realize Agile LLC, partnered with PEDCO, is here to help your organization in the set-up, selection, operation, and further development of lean and effective development processes consistent with the scaled agile framework and tailorable for customer requirements.

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“I am energized to leverage and propel the exciting capabilities of ‘PEDCO’s Applied SAFe’ and ‘AI Companion’. I see these tools as positive enablers for companies to more easily transform to meet the needs of today’s ambiguous, fast-paced, dynamic business environment. I am energized to be part of the team and I am looking forward to the future collaborative journey.”

Sheila Schultz, Realize Agile llc.

“We are proud to find such an outstanding partner to collaborate with. Realize Agile LLC. will support us in growing the American market. I am especially proud that Sheila, a past customer of Applied SAFe, is joining our team. This is really exciting!
This collaboration will support a smooth and fast transition towards agile, lean, and compliant processes for the growing number of Applied SAFe customers in the American market.”

Peter Pedross, PEDCO AG


PEDCO is a public limited company based in Zurich, Switzerland and collaboration partner of Scaled Agile Inc., Boulder (USA) and Method Park, Erlangen (Germany). We support enterprises around the globe for process implementations within regulatory environments. We offer a comprehensive range of solutions to set-up, select, operate, and develop lean, compliant and efficient processes.

Our mission is to help system and software-dependent enterprises achieve better business outcomes, increase employee engagement, and improve economics through the application of Lean-Agile principles and practices with Applied SAFe® based on the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®).

Applied SAFe® is a stand-alone product from PEDCO. It is a fully fledged ALM tool agnostic implementation of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) as a process model and kept in sync with the current SAFe® version by Scaled Agile Inc. (SAI). Together with our partners, we ensure a smooth transition to agile, lean, efficient and compliant processes with Applied SAFe.

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