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Empowering Woman in the Workplace
Louise O'Sullivan, an accomplished entrepreneur and award-winning industry executive, is embarking on a new career as a Leadership Speaker. O'Sullivan's key presentations are designed for Management Teams and Groups. Speaking engagement topics include:
O'Sullivan founded Prime Advantage in 1997, following a 22-year management career in industrial manufacturing. Prime Advantage, a manufacturer's buying consortium, was sold to Omnia Partners in 2017. She was president of a Dover company, Groen, for more than 12 years. A former elementary school teacher, she joined Groen in 1975 as a part-time advertising writer.
O'Sullivan has a distinguished history as an industry leader. She was named 2013 "Pro to Know of the Year" by Supply and Demand Chain Executive Magazine. She is past President of NAFEM (North American Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers) with 600+ Members, and past Director of the Illinois Racing Board. Louise is the 2005 winner of NAFEM's highest honor, the William W. Carpenter Award, Louise served on the boards of Taylor Capital Holdings and The Entrepreneurial Advisory Board for University of Chicago's Graduate School of Business. She was Vice President of the University of Chicago's Executive Program Alumni Club, received the "Pacesetter of the Year" award for Women in Marketing, as well as MAFSI's "Market Mover Award".
O'Sullivan is referenced in General Managers in Action, 1992, by Harvard Professor Frank Aquilar, as well as in Managing Corporate Ethics, published in 1994 by Oxford University Press, and in Lessons in Leadership by Charles Bernstein, 1993. In 1987, Harvard Business School published a case study on O'Sullivan and her management challenges at Groen.
Helping Leadership Teams Achieve
Speaking engagement topics:
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Entrepreneur, November, 2016
Supply & Demand Chain Executive, March 2013
Wall Street Journal, June, 2009
Chicago Tribune, September, 1996
Harvard Business School, December 1987
Smith and Sobel, 1991
Harvard Professor Frank Aguilar, 1992
Charles Bernstein, 1993
Oxford University Press, 1994
St. Charles, IL
National Harbor, MD
Baltimore All Industry Council
Johnson and Wales University
Manufacturers' Agents to the Foodservice Industry
Roundtable for Women in Foodservice
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