Suzie is a seasoned executive who specializes in helping organizations develop strategy and drive successful implementation. With over 20 years experience in marketing and innovation, she helps organizations build winning strategies and launch new products and services. Her passion point is to combine strong analytical skills, innovative methodologies, and creative execution to produce game-changing results.
Suzie is a dynamic resource who fills critical gaps to move ideas into action. She brings exceptional project management and strong collaboration skills to all initiatives. Organizations tap into her executive skill set to supplement internal resources. Services include front-end discovery (market research, voice of the customer, organizational assessment, analytics, business cases), facilitation (strategy, vision alignment, innovation, crucial conversations), process organization and strategy articulation (process development, innovation pitch events, influential presentations), and implementation support (KPI’s and tracking protocols, change management tactics, budget planning, and operational / annual planning).
She is a master organizer. Her major talents are deep listening, cutting through complexity, then garnering buyin. Suzie is equally comfortable collaborating with C-suite executives and across organizational matrixes from technical to creative. She was a marketing executive inside a highly matrixed Fortune 500 company and has been a consultant for large corporations, mid-sized businesses, and non-profits. Her experience is across industries with an emphasis on Media, Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG), Business Services, Online Services, and Education (K-University digital learning).
In her spare time, Suzie is committed to volunteer work, especially the Creative Education Foundation. This non-profit trains people in innovative techniques and creative problem solving processes. She has just completed eight years of board service and continues to lead at its annual training event, the Creative Problem Solving Institute.
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