Brenda Holdren, Director of Business Leadership
Brenda is a bi-lingual (English/Spanish) global business professional, consultant and business coach with 25+ years of experience in driving success and guiding teams and clients in planning, launching and growing business profitably in the US and worldwide.
She brings an accomplished track record of effectively executing results-based projects in fluid, cross-functional companies of all sizes, from start-ups to Fortune 500, often in highly competitive markets. Her experience includes US & European business assessment, planning and implementation; financial forecasting and capital formation; management, marketing and sales team training and development.
Over her career, Brenda has lived in Chicago, New York City and Madrid, Spain while working and traveling throughout much of the world in her global roles with Eastman Kodak, including Worldwide Market & Business Development Manager for the Americas, Europe, Africa and the Middle East Regions.
She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with graduate work in Business Leadership and Marketing from Bloomsburg University; a Global Business Professional Certification from NASBITE International; and the internationally recognized DELE Bi-Lingual Diploma in Spanish from the Cervantes Institute in Spain.
Since moving back to the area a few years ago, she has assisted more than 100 local entrepreneurs and small business owners launch and grow their businesses.