Title: District Merchandising Execution Manager
Company: The Home Depot U.S.A. Inc.
Location: Kimberly, Wisc.
Each step of Helen Schwoerer’s career has been important both personally as well as to her family. Completing Level Three Master Trainer Certification in 2008 was extremely rewarding. With her new direction as district merchandising execution manager for The Home Depot., she expects to also achieve great things. In five years, Ms. Schwoerer intends to become a store manager and experience professional growth. Continue reading
Title: President, Chief Executive Officer
Company: Proparms Ltd.
Location: Carignan, Quebec
As a woman, Ms. Rust-Story recalls that she has faced the glass ceiling in terms of her gender. However, many of her closest associates and colleagues have been amongst her strongest supporters throughout the years. Most have been men. Some, both within and without the company, have been the mountains she have been forced to climb in running shoes. Within her company today, and she believes the people one chooses as ones employees, are as critical in terms of intellectual property as the product itself – are some outstanding men and women that she is pleased and proud to call her team. But like every business owner, the forging of this team has not been without some major mistakes in terms of the ‘right fit.’ She takes full responsibility for choosing wisely…and for choosing unwisely. Continue reading
Company: StirlingRoux Consulting
Location: Melbourne, VIC
Ms. Roux saw the need for a consultancy for nonprofits, so she decided to enter the consultancy field, currently serving as director of StirlingRoux Consulting. Now, in her 23rd year with the consultancy, she continues to build expertise in strategic leadership, organizational development, and female mentorship development. The highlight of Ms. Roux’s career has been working with South African companies. Continue reading
Title: Owner, Founder
Company: Conex Roofing Company
Location: Chino, Calif.
Lynn Rogers became involved in her profession because she wanted to utilize her strong business management and organizational skills. Now, she is owner and founder of Conex Roofing Company with 16 years of entrepreneurship in the commercial roofing industry. In five years, Ms. Rogers hopes to expand her business. Continue reading