Kate Cooley

Morrisville, North Carolina, US

Kate's Skills
Product Management

About Kate

I am an executive marketing professional with a proven, 20 year track record of success in both corporate and entrepreneurial environments. For the last four years I have been the Chief Marketing Officer for a start-up company. As a core member of the management team, I have ushered the company into stable growth mode and it is now the target of acquisition interest. I am looking for my next entrepreneurial opportunity in a management capacity with a start up that has established traction and is poised for growth. I hold an MBA from the Ohio State University (2000) and a bachelors of science in mechanical engineering (1992). I am a:
- Competent leader with rigorous understanding of all functional areas within an organization.
- Big picture thinker who possesses a highly adaptable skillset. Integrative left (analytical) and right (creative) brain thinker.
- Effective team leader and player with proven ability to define roles, motivate teams and develop individuals.
- Strategic and executional competencies with ability to chart the path AND roll up sleeves and go to work.
- Frequent recipient of workplace recognition awards and fast-track promotions in all positions held.
- Experienced in Pharmaceuticals/Biotech, Telecom, Automotive and interested in green technology.