I am a highly driven professional with over 30 years experience in the high tech and telecommunications industries working on strategic planning and execution of marketing programs. I am looking for permanent or contract opportunities that leverage my experience in these areas:- program management - marketing communications- small to large scaled conferences, tradeshows and events- global marketing campaigns- brandingI have consulted at or worked for many leading global companies: Cisco, Plantronics (now Poly), Seagate, Logitech, Borland, Symantec and Ask.com. I have managed direct reports and been an individual contributor. My strengths include excellent program management and process development, strong consensus-building skills and the ability to partner with cross-functional teams. I have particularly strong abilities for working on projects with complex organizational elements: managing projects that cross multiple locations, disciplines and levels. I have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills that create positive and productive relationships. I work very hard to make sure the program goal and objectives are clear and attainable. I know how to get the most out of budgets and report ROI. I am a strong leader and results-driven. I know how to get it done.