A pull-no-punches speaker, Andrea Olson is engaging, entertaining, and educating. She specializes in helping business leaders make their organizations truly customer-centric by focusing on innovation, culture and communications.
Andrea's 20-year, field-tested background provides unique, applicable approaches to creating leaner, more effective, customer-centric operational strategies & cultures. A 4-time ADDY® award-winner, she began her career at a tech startup, and led the strategic marketing & communications efforts at two global manufacturers. Andrea is the CEO of Pragmadik, a customer-centric operations strategy consultancy, and also the Co-Chair of the Midwest Manufacturing Business Coalition, a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of mid-market manufacturing in the US.
Andrea's presentation style and candor resonates with audiences of all types. Known for her dynamic speaking style, she engages and interacts with participants in ways that are memorable and drive action.
Andrea blends stories and anecdotes throughout her presentations, sharing a combination of humor and drama to create emotional connections and thought-provoking takeaways that your audience can share.
Andrea's practical and real-world experience provides audiences with ideas, concepts, and solutions that are immediately utilitarian and executable within their organizations.