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Come bring your questions and your case studies for some guidance on how you can become adept at having crucial conversations with challenging people.Join us in Cambridge, MA, for an interactive panel consisting of experts – two leadership coaches and an IT consultant – on how to pair leadership theory with practical case studies to provide some tips and tricks for professionally navigating the trepid waters of communication. The event will feature hors d’oeuvres and refreshments, a networking reception, cash bar and a live Q&A session. Register today!
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Professionals in all industries, at all levels.
Royal Sonesta Boston 40 Edwin H Land Blvd Cambridge, MA 02142
PROGRAM SCHEDULE: 5:30 – 6:30 PMRegistration, Networking Reception and Cash Bar 6:30 – 8:30 PMPanel Discussion and Q&A
Galou, Leadership Coach and HR Consultant, Ombridge Amber is a creative and dynamic leadership
coach who works with leaders around the world to discover and implement
solutions that enable high engagement, improved performance, and greater
personal fulfillment. Prior to starting her own coaching and consulting
practice, Amber spent over 15 years in the biopharma industry where she served
as an HR Leader, Organization Development expert, and hands-on generalist. Her
expertise spans the talent agenda including team effectiveness, culture and
employee engagement, organizational effectiveness, talent and performance
management, and leadership coaching and development. Amber holds a Master of
Science in Human Resource Management from Suffolk University in Boston and a
B.F.A. summa cum laude from Long Island University. She has also completed the
Strategic Human Resource Leadership Development Program at the Darden School of
Business and the Women’s Leadership Program at the Center for Creative
Leadership. Amber holds her CPCC and ACC Coaching certifications and is also
certified in the Leadership Circle Profile and the Bates ExPI™(Executive
Presence Index), the first research-based assessment to measure executive presence
and influence in leaders. She is also a master trainer and certified
facilitator of the 5 Dynamics Fundamentals.
In her spare time you can usually find Amber
at a yoga studio, Pure Barre class, or studying her French lessons. She is a
foodie and a cocktail connoisseur, and loves spending time with her family,
which includes more animals than humans.
Stephanie Fedak is the founder of Brookthorn
LLC which specializes in leadership coaching and team effectiveness. She comes
from a successful corporate career with over 15 years as a HR leader and senior
business partner. She has built her career around coaching and building the
strengths of leaders. She has a reputation of high integrity and believes in
pushing leaders to do the same by having them get in touch with their values
and asking the hard questions. She has an unwavering belief that any leader can
be great if they put in the inner work necessary. Stephanie mixes professionalism and playfulness
to help her clients meet their goals.
Stephanie is a Certified Professional
Co-Active Coach and holds a Master of Business Administration from Simmons
School of Management in Boston and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the
University of Oregon.
Sohmer, Senior Director, Information Technology, TAC
Bruce is an accomplished IT and Enterprise
Systems executive in the Biotech and Cell Therapy environment. He is a
recognized leader in the integration of corporate-wide Business Systems and
operational changes within regulated environments to promote the growth of an
enterprise, while maintaining compliance.
Bruce has 20 years of proven expertise in building and managing change
in top performing businesses, with a successful track record of driving quality
improvement, managing efficiency, reducing cost, and positively impacting the
corporate culture in support of the company direction. He is skilled in
communicating with and motivating teams to meet corporate goals
Bruce leverages his business acumen and
Mechanical Engineering degree in providing global business integration
solutions combined with current technology and GxP compliance requirements.
Skilled in a variety of business functions including ERP Systems, Quality
Management Systems (QMS), Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS),
Document Management and Learning Management, Technical Operations, IT
Compliance, and Training. He is also an avid back packer and recently summited
Mount Washington as part of the “Presidential Traverse”.
Registration Fees: Early Bird (Ends 10/9/2018) Member: $50 Non-Member: $95 Young Professionals Member: $20 Student Member: FREE
After 10/9/2018 Member: $60 Non-Member: $115 Young Professionals Member: $30 Student Member: FREE
DIRECTIONS & PARKING: Parking is available in the Royal Sonesta garage for a fee. For pricing, and detailed directions, visit the hotel's website here.