Areas of Expertise:
- Sales and marketing
- Operations and general management
- Business solutions and development
- Strategic planning
With nearly 30 years of industry experience, Stephanie’s business acumen allows her to cultivate key relationships, negotiate deals and develop community partnerships to reach effective results for her clients.
Stephanie began her professional career at Promotional Industries in Coconut Creek, Florida where she rapidly rose to regional vice president. Under her guidance, the company’s territory sales increased by 125% annually. During her venture at Mojo Interactive, Stephanie served as regional sales manager where she managed and led an expansion that included the entire western US regional territory. The successful expansion resulted in a 150% sales increase during the next two years. When Stephanie took her talents to YPM Healthcare as an executive, she was instrumental in leading the company from start-up status to a profitable and expanding corporation earning over 3 million dollars in annual revenue. As head of community relations and outreach at Appleton Creative, Stephanie serves as a liaison to the public.
By attending community events for the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council, Athena Powerlink and other local organizations, she develops new businesses opportunities and recruits partner organizations.
In her free time, Stephanie catches up on her favorite NPR shows – All Things Considered, Storycorps, Invisibillia and the Ted Radio Hour. She has two amazing children who are the light of her life.
What are your greatest accomplishments?
From jumping out of airplanes to traveling across Europe on a bicycle, there’s a lot to choose from, but the 20 years of life lessons I learned through raising my children is number one.
What is something not many people know about you?
When in doubt, dance it out! It’s so cathartic for me to let loose with friends and get my dance on.
Do you have hidden talents most people don't know about?
I have an uncanny ability to remember lyrics in popular songs from the ‘80s and ‘90s.