CEO, Edison International
A Silicon Valley serial entrepreneur and global business development strategist with a track record of successfully launching companies, products and services into new markets across 57 industries. In 2019 she provided 167 keynotes, workshops in 16 countries. Each year she serves 100,000 individuals.
Edison works in-person and online providing:
- CEO advisory
- Customized team trainings & working sessions
- Practical & Motivational Keynotes on timely topics
- Board advisory & Business Development
- Property use & Development for ecosystem growth
She has worked equally in countries of high economic status and emerging economy nations. In every case, her dedication is to linking creativity, community and commerce in line with the sustainable development goals of the United Nations.
Recent highlights include transforming thirteen under utilized industrial properties into thriving bussiness community spaces for ScanlonKemperBard and working two weeks each month in-country, for eighteen months in Switzerland and up to three each month for three years in Colombia.
Servant leadership in Switzerland was dedicated to the largest land bank owner, HIAG, to systemize team skills for creative placemaking to transform 50 large-scale properties and incubate startup ecosystems. Edison was charged with identifying startups to seed the ecosystems with $1M USD in funding for each startup, and originated measurement of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals in annual reporting.
Those who work with Edison gain the advantage of vision & mission honed to purpose-driven business achievements. Clients rely on her for working closely with leaders to deliver on both financial and social impact ROI. Whether contracted by a Global 500 corporation for transformative property development, women & diversity programs, building a region’s startup ecosystem or supporting with introductions for business development and fundraising, Edison is counted on to lead from the heart, providing data points that matter, revealing larger, evolving opportunities and offering a fresh view and energizing action plan for the good that can happen next.
A Silicon Valley serial entrepreneur and global business development strategist with a track record of successfully launching companies, products and services into new markets across 57 industries.
In 2019 she provided 167 keynotes and workshops in 16 countries. Each year she serves 100,000 individuals on site and online.