“Denise is fantastic…a powerful message…It is a superb recipe for business success. I found this more useful than any seminar I have attended including those by Michael Hammer.”
-- Mark Miskie, John Deere & Company

Denise Harrison is highly qualified and a fine presenter!”
-- Robert Seligman, Chief Operating Office, Laughlin & Associates"

“Denise is dynamic, captivating and powerful. She tailored the workshop toward our audience using real business examples for this industry. We recommend her services to any group looking for hands-on training in Strategic Planning.”
-- Cathy Foley, Vice President, Group American Forest & Paper Association

“Speaker has a broad knowledge of many businesses/industries – made content/examples pertinent to all of us.”
-- John Mentz, AVP, Baker Environmental, Inc.

“Denise did an excellent job of not only presenting the information, but also using relevant real life examples. Outstanding work!”
-- Steven Hodges, General Manager, Mary Kay, Inc.



Books By Denise A. Harrison:


Strategic Planning Tune-up: Ten Great Strategy Tips


Elements of Innovation


Alignment for Implementation

 


Denise A. Harrison

Areas of Expertise:

Leadership/Management
 







Nationally renowned strategic planning expert, Denise Harrison, understands the tough situations businesses face and knows how to develop solutions to meet specific business challenges. Denise’s background enables her to communicate with executives peer to peer using thought provoking real life examples. Her presentations energize executives to think strategically, execute efficiently, and capitalize on the intellectual capital resident in their organization. In addition to speaking, Denise consults to a variety of organizations. This hands-on experience gives her fresh insight into current business issues. Executives take away practical ideas for enhancing their organization’s performance.

Experience: As President of a financial services firm, Denise significantly enhanced profitability and improved cycle time by 60%. As President of a division of a Fortune 500 information services company, Denise successfully developed the corporation’s international expansion plan and installed disciplined systems for tracking and responding to competitive market conditions and changes. Other responsibilities included: VP Operations, VP Marketing, Sr. VP and General Manager of two operating divisions.
 
Her clients include manufacturing companies ranging from specialty chemicals to computer storage devices, and service companies ranging from banks to software developers.
 
Denise graduated from Wellesley College with a BA in Economics and has a Masters Degree in Business from Columbia University.
 
 
Hands on management experience combined with streamlined process add up to a common sense approach to business planning. Her fast-paced, insightful presentations use humorous examples to illustrate success and failure. Laugh at examples of plans gone awry, but leave with ideas for enhancing your company’s performance.”
 

Nationally renowned strategic planning expert, Denise Harrison, understands the tough situations businesses face and knows how to develop solutions to meet specific business challenges. Denise’s background enables her to communicate with executives peer to peer using thought provoking real life examples. Her presentations energize executives to think strategically, execute efficiently, and capitalize on the intellectual capital resident in their organization. In addition to speaking, Denise consults to a variety of organizations. This hands-on experience gives her fresh insight into current business issues. Executives take away practical ideas for enhancing their organization’s performance.

Experience: As President of a financial services firm, Denise significantly enhanced profitability and improved cycle time by 60%. As President of a division of a Fortune 500 information services company, Denise successfully developed the corporation’s international expansion plan and installed disciplined systems for tracking and responding to competitive market conditions and changes. Other responsibilities included: VP Operations, VP Marketing, Sr. VP and General Manager of two operating divisions.
 
Her clients include manufacturing companies ranging from specialty chemicals to computer storage devices, and service companies ranging from banks to software developers.
 
Denise graduated from Wellesley College with a BA in Economics and has a Masters Degree in Business from Columbia University.
 
 
Hands on management experience combined with streamlined process add up to a common sense approach to business planning. Her fast-paced, insightful presentations use humorous examples to illustrate success and failure. Laugh at examples of plans gone awry, but leave with ideas for enhancing your company’s performance.”
 

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