– About –
A pull-no-punches speaker, Andrea Olson is engaging, entertaining, and educating. She specializes in teaching business leaders on how to transform their outlook and approach to being customer-centric across operations, leadership, marketing, sales, and communications to increase profitability.
Andrea's 20-year, field-tested background provides unique, applicable approaches to creating leaner, more effective, profit-driven, operational strategies. A 4-time ADDY® award-winner, she began her career at a tech startup, and led the strategic marketing efforts at two global industrial manufacturers. Andrea is the CEO of Pragmadik, a customer-centric operations strategy consultancy, and also the Director of the Midwest Manufacturing Business Coalition, a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of mid-market manufacturing in the US.
Andrea speaks to leaders and industry organizations around the world on how to discover new sources of revenues and savings through undiscovered differentiation.
Featured Presentation Topics
The Customer-Centric Organizational Mindset
What's Holding U.S. Manufacturing Back
The New Manufacturing Workforce
Reputation is Your Next Growth Strategy
10 Business Assumptions That Will Kill Your Company