Wendy Wallbridge, (Producer) founder of On Your Mark Corporate Coaching & Consulting, Inc. is a strategic advisor and coach to executives from Apple, McAfee, Genentech, Dolby, NetApp and VMware. Wendy has been a pioneer in the coaching field, and her groundbreaking coaching techniques have gained her media attention from Fortune Magazine, the San Francisco Chronicle, and the New York Times, as well as numerous appearances for such organizations as WITI, PBWC, and UC Berkeley Haas School of Business. Her forthcoming book, Spiral Up! The 5 Co-Creative Powers for Women on the Rise charts the journey women must take to access the inner authority, authenticity and the conviction necessary to create a purposeful, passionate life. Follow Wendy on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.
Rhonda Walker (Production Manager) has over 20 years of marketing leadership experience combined with a long history of building brands with lasting cultural impact. She has led organizations and pioneered strategies for global companies including Silicon Valley-based technology leaders Intel Corporation, where she was tapped to lead the worldwide re-branding effort, and Dolby Laboratories, where she headed the corporate marketing organization as Vice President and acting CMO. Rhonda is a member of the Stanford University Executive Circle and Brand 50. She has been a guest lecturer at The Advertising Educational Foundation and Haas School Of Business, University of California Berkeley. Rhonda holds a Bachelor of Arts in communication from the University of Michigan and an MBA from Santa Clara University.
Judy Ash (Project Manager) Whether challenged to start-up new operations, transform traditional marketing approaches, or lead first-time, multimillion-dollar enterprise-wide initiatives that maximize revenue and increase share, Judy Ash achieves measurable results. She brings more than fifteen years of experience from HP & NetApp, across the marketing discipline, and is recognized as an industry thought leader in marketing operations and demand center practices. In 2002, She was a founding board member of the Marketing Operations Cross-Company Alliance (MOCCA) to serve a community of leaders in the field and to develop the profession. Her strengths lie in her ability to develop a strategic vision, build teams across boundaries, drive execution in the field and create conversations that engage customers throughout the entire sales lifecycle.
Christine Benninger spent the last 17 years leading and recreating Humane Society Silicon Valley into a vibrant, community-focused non-profit corporation significantly reducing the number of unwanted animals and eliminating the needless euthanasia of healthy pets in the South Bay. She worked for Hewlett Packard Corporation for 15 years holding several managerial positions both domestically and in Europe. Christine is a Certified Public Accountant and holds an M.B.A. from Stanford University. Currently serves on several non-profit boards and provides fundraising consulting to local non-profits.
Beth Broderson is Chief of Staff for Oracle’s North America Technology and Government Consulting organization, dedicated to helping Oracle customers be successful with their Oracle technology investments. Beth also leads the organization’s Transformation Programs Team, the execution machine for accelerating growth and innovation around Cloud Services, and other market leading Oracle Services. Beth is excited about applying those same transformation skills to co-create this very exciting TedX Sand Hill Road Women event, creating new possibilities and paths for women to grow and flourish.
Susan Greene has a Master’s Degree in Psychology and has worked in private practice for the past eight years. She facilitates groups and individuals in transformational growth to support deeply satisfying, wildly creative and sustainable life changes. As a former executive and consultant for leading edge companies such Patagonia, Smith & Hawken, PowerBar, Genentech, The Packard Foundation and Peet’s Coffee & Tea, her unique practices and results have been highlighted in U.S. New and World Report and HR Magazine. Currently she is co-facilitating the revolutionary program for corporate women: Leading with Power and Grace with Wendy Wallbridge.
Anne Hill, founder of Creative Content Coaching, develops messaging and content strategies for people with wisdom to share. An author, educator, and radio host with 18 years experience in online marketing, she writes for the Huffington Post and SageWoman Magazine as well as the award-winning Blog o’ Gnosis. Anne conducts video interviews with leading thinkers in dream studies, publishing, technology, and innovation. As Author Platform Specialist for the Bay Area Bloggers Society, she teaches and speaks frequently on amplifying unique voices through social media and digital publishing.
Criss Marshall is a goal-driven Marketing Executive with an impressive record of success developing and executing marketing, brand, and communication strategies that generate excellent ROI and increase sales for high-tech start-ups to multibillion-dollar global organizations. She has expertise in starting up, turning around, and revitalizing global brands and marketing messaging and positioning frameworks. Criss is a persuasive communicator and engaging public speaker known for her ability to create a compelling vision and inspire others to jump on board. Her extensive high-technology experience includes 16 years in the storage industry.
Nancy Nunziati is Vice President of Marketing at Neato Robotics, where she is responsible for all marketing strategy, execution, and communications. As a former marketing consultant to Dolby Labs, NETGEAR, Logitech, HP and Cisco, among others, she brings considerable expertise to Neato’s product marketing, positioning, messaging, launch, advertising & public relations, online presence, social media, SEO and SEM. Nancy is a creative thinker with the unique ability to break down often technical, complex products and convey the “big picture” while successfully managing the minute details.
Petere Miner has spent her entire career embracing and changing operations in companies ranging from large multi-national corporations to small startups. Her goal is to motivate, organize, and innovate to solve the greatest supply chain and logistics challenges. Petere is an energizing manager and change agent, leading organizations to breakthrough to new levels of performance and contribution to the company’s bottom line.