Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Men in the Workplace… What are they really thinking?

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Men in the Workplace… What are they really thinking? At the Morrisville Chamber of Commerce by the group KNOW - Knowledgeable Network of Women

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Panelist Bios

Martin Brossman
is a certified business coach, specializing in career direction, communication, conflict resolution and relationships. He has more than 20 years of professional experience, including seven years with IBM and 13 years developing and operating small businesses.
Martin has a passion for enhancing relationships. Founder of the Men's & Women's book, “Finding Our Fire—Enhancing Men’s Connection to Heart, Passion and Strength,” Inquiry discussion groups in Raleigh, he applied years of compelling insights to create his which is now in international distribution on Amazon.com. He has been interviewed on national talk shows, published in local and national magazines, and assisted with relationship courses at Esalen Institute in CA. He has served as vice president of the Triangle Men’s Center. His personal training in 'Men's Work' includes The Sterling Men's Weekend and the ManKind Adventure-New Warrior Training. As a business and personal success coach, he has helped men and women enhance their prosperity and their relationships for over 14 years. In 2000, he was honored with the NC Governor’s Volunteer of the Year Award for his contribution to Carolina Health & Humor Association. In 2007, Martin received the Ron Hering Mission of Service award for living his mission in the world.

Nicoa Dunne
brings 16 years of experience in strategic human resources (HR) and global corporate communications. As a strategic business partner and coach, her collaborative approach to innovative problem solving is refreshing and motivating. A graduate of NC State University, Ball State University and Charles Sturt University
(Australia), her background includes 8+ years with General Electric, where she graduated from the GE Human Resources Leadership Program (HRLP). Her 4+ years with Thermo Fisher Scientific spanned 20 countries and included over 10,000 employees in her client group created through the two large acquisitions. Most recently, as the SVP of HR for Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, provided key leadership in the transformation of Misys Healthcare, positioning the company and culture for growth and the ultimate merger with Allscripts -- creating the NEW Allscripts (MDRX). Nicoa has proven success with effective coaching techniques resulting in attraction, growth and retention of key talent, immediate results applying process improvement techniques to the growth of her HR teams and unprecedented execution examples during her involvement with multiple mergers and acquisitions. Her strong work ethic and intensity has resulted in long term strategy traction by defining cultures, enhancing employee engagement and upgrading human resource functions providing a solid foundation for holland archer. She has aligned her experience, lessons learned and sound, plain talk philosophy with an infectious energetic personality to the professional speaking circuit as well. A member of the National Speaker’s Association, she has the ability to provide both antics and advice to those willing to listen as one of her passions. This offering has become a key element of how holland archer motivates teams and individuals to take ownership of their actions in order to create legacies for which they can be proud! Nicoa lives with her husband Mert, a stay at home dad, and their three daughters Justice, Pippa and Campbell in Raleigh and Wilmington.

Henry Hinton
has a 36-year career in broadcasting that began in the campus radio station and spans radio and television in Norfolk, Raleigh, Chapel Hill and Greenville, NC. He founded New East Communications in 1989, which has been the parent company of three radio stations and other related companies in eastern NC. He currently serves as president of Inner Banks Media with four radio station properties in eastern NC. Henry hosts the daily radio and television show ‘Talk of the Town’ on WTIB 94.3 FM in Greenville and Cable 7 and is a frequent host and panelist for statewide political talk show ‘NC Spin’ which airs on 13 TV and 20 radio stations across the state.
He is the former president of the North Carolina Association of Broadcasters and former chairman of the Greenville-Pitt County Chamber of Commerce. Henry was formerly on the Board of the North Carolina Center for Public Policy Research and is currently on the ECU School of Fine Arts, Music and Communications Advancement and Advisory Council. Henry has been honored with several awards including the Distinguished Service Award by the ECU Alumni Association in 2000, the Earl Gluck Distinguished Service Award by state broadcasters in 2001 and was named Greenville’s Business Leader of the Year by the Chamber in 2002. Henry is a proud alumni of ECU and lives in Greenville with his wife Debbie. They have a 30-year-old son Hank and a 27-year-old daughter Courtney.

Gerald Mosely, PhD has over 23 years experience in the global pharmaceutical industry holding various sales, marketing and senior leadership roles. Most recently has the General Manager, Anesthesia & Critical Care, at Baxter Healthcare with a focus on medication delivery. Prior to Baxter, Gerald spent several years at GlaxoSmithKline and quickly progressed from sales representative to sales management to various senior level executive roles. He has both domestic and international experience in sales, marketing and commercial operations; leading teams in Asia, Europe and the US. Gerald has developed multuple programs for career development and has been a champion for multicultural and women’s leadership initiatives throughout his career. Gerald is known for his commitment to mentorship as evidenced by his ability to help others discover their passions and his willingness to help them think ‘outside the box’ to discover flexible paths for career advancement. Gerald holds a B.S. in Biology from Loma Linda University and a Ph.D. in Pathology from the University of Washington. He resides in California with his wife and daughters.

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