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Executive Strategist
Years of Experience
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Fractional or Direct Hire
Missions of Interest
Economic Empowerment
Affected by Layoffs
Affected by Layoffs
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Executive Strategist
I am Ashley, but my friends and family call me by my moniker, Elbi:)I am a strategic executive director who aims to transform your operational infrastructures to maximize organizational productivity. I bring over 15 years of comprehensive experience leading organizations and teams across multiple industries. My expertise in propelling business expansion, cultivating top-performing teams, and delivering stellar financial outcomes allowed organizations to achieve their business goals and objectives. I take immense pride in devising innovative marketing and business strategies to maintain competitive advantages. EXPERTISE: ● Visionary Leadership ● Strategic Planning ● Operations Management ● Financial Management ● Business Development ● Team Building ● Project Management ● Executive Management CAREER HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: � Versatile entrepreneur establishing inaugural Black woman-owned coffee shop and artisan marketplace in Savannah, Georgia, showcasing 50+ Black-owned sole-proprietor vendors. � Served on three for/ and non-profit executive boards, overseeing strategic governance in decision-making, organizational development, and financial risk management. � Supervised 16 staff, overseeing operations, including marketing initiatives, and daily cash flow management. Developed business plans, formulated forecast models, and secured funding. I'M ON A MISSION: � Spearheading growth through efficient facilitation, collaboration, and strategic management. � Establishing productive work relationships with multigenerational colleagues, stakeholders, and decision-makers. � Utilizing my business and community leadership expertise to make a positive impact in the industry. WHY I DO WHAT I DO: � I am passionate about working alongside executives and management leaders in an empathetic and compassionate manner. � I love developing innovative solutions to achieve objectives and strategically advance organizations. � I aim to maintain honesty and integrity while respecting all cultures and individual choices.
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