Marilyn Thiet is the Founder and President of EDGE Performance Acceleration. Marilyn has more than 25 years of professional experience in sales, marketing, training, and leadership development. Much of her career was spent working for GE Healthcare in various roles. When she left GE she was the Americas Commercial Training Manager, responsible for the training and development of more than 700 sales professionals and leaders. Marilyn's passion and expertise includes developing people through coaching and creating sustainable, competency-based training programs. Marilyn’s areas of expertise include coaching, leadership development, meeting facilitation, strategic planning and organizational development. She has worked with clients in both the profit and not for profit arenas, ranging from small start up companies to several Fortune 100 corporations. The majority of her clients are in the healthcare industry. For the past 3 years she has been working with major healthcare systems throughout the US to coach and develop the leadership skills of physicians.
Marilyn has a degree in Business Management and is trained in Conversational Intelligence for Coaches. She is also certified in Professional Facilitation, Change Acceleration Process (CAP), and Six Sigma quality methodologies. Marilyn is a long-standing member of the American Society of Training and Development. Living in Mequon, Wisconsin, she serves on the Board for Nassco Inc., she is an advocate for the Alzheimer's Association, and serves as Chair of the Board of Directors for Kathy's House. Marilyn and her husband have two grown children and enjoy a variety of outdoor activities including golf, kayaking, and cycling.
Barb Henneck is a specialist in B2B market research, lead generation, lead nurturing, and account profiling. Barb has experience working with clients in a variety of industries and markets, including manufacturing, financial services, healthcare, software and non-profit.