How I can help you
Industry Experience: Consulting, Marketing Research and Business Services, Educational Services, Restaurants and Hospitality, Retail and Wholesale Trade, Technology with Online and Web-Based Businesses
Professional Experience: I have worked with both small businesses and large businesses in marketing, finance and operations. I spend the first 15 years of my career managing restaurants and during that time was a controller in a regional restaurant chain. After earning my MBA in marketing I became an author and educator as I transitioned to the technology industry. For the last 17 years I was at Microsoft in areas of marketing planning and strategy with both retail customers and enterprise businesses. I have a MBA and deep experience in online businesses including the development and management of customer facing websites.
Areas of Expertise
- Business Strategy & Planning
- Intellectual Property
- Business Operations
- Technology & IT Services
- Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
- Educational Services
- Restaurants and Hospitality
- Technology and Web-Based Services
- Retail and Wholesale Trade
Masters of Business Administration (MBA): University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin.
Completed requirements for a degree in Management Information Systems: University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin.
Bachelor of Science, Business-Chemistry major: University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin.