Laura focuses on helping companies recruit the executives they need to grow and reach their next level of success. Too often companies hire mediocre leaders which have them unable to execute their vision, strategy or attack a new market. Laura helps companies focus on finding the “GameChanging” leaders who can help not only execute their goals, but exceed them. By leveraging her real world business experience coupled with the Top Gun Ventures recruiting model, she is able to help companies identify, evaluate and recruit the proper executives into the right roles.
Laura has expertise in the private, public and non-profit sectors globally. She has led companies and led industries. Laura most recently served as a strategy consultant to mobile tech companies and prior was the Chief Executive Officer and Board Chairperson of NeoMedia, a public small cap company in the mobile ecosystem. Laura was also global President of the Mobile Marketing Association, the world’s leading non-profit trade association for mobile marketing, where she played a critical role in building the organization and the industry, from inception. She has over 20 years of experience in leadership, marketing, product and business development in the tech sector.
While an industry leader, Laura co-founded Women in Wireless within the Mobile Marketing Association in 2006. She has long been an advocate for women in leadership positions and continues to serve as a mentor to female entrepreneurs. Laura is on the advisory board of local tech start ups in the Boulder and Austin markets – and continues to be an Advisor to the Women in Wireless association. She is also active in animal rescue efforts in her local community as well as abroad.
Laura has been named one of the industry’s 32 Most Powerful Women in Mobile Advertising by Business Insider, Mobile Women to Watch by Mobile Marketer, Top 50 US Executives & Top 50 Women in Mobile Content by Mobile Entertainment and Top 10 Women in Wireless by FierceMarkets. Laura is a published author and is highly regarded for her global voice and expertise in mobile marketing.
Laura graduated from the University of Alberta and has gained multi-cultural insights through working in NA, APAC, EMEA and LATAM and living in Canada, Mexico, Switzerland and the USA. Laura works nationally and globally out of her offices in Denver and Austin.
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