Senior Coach and Chief Strategist
Evan Rosen coaches and advises CEOs and other senior leaders
in business strategy, leadership development, organizational
design, strategic alliances and communication. He also creates
organizational collaboration and communication strategies.
He is the author of three books: The Bounty Effect: 7 Steps to The Culture of Collaboration® (Red Ape Publishing) The Culture of Collaboration®: Maximizing Time, Talent and Tools
to Create Value in the Global Economy (Red Ape Publishing),
Gold Medal Winner in the Axiom Business Book Awards and Personal Videoconferencing
(Manning/Prentice Hall). Evan also is a columnist for Bloomberg BusinessWeek.com and writes a collaboration blog.
Evan is known globally for his pioneering research in the
role culture plays in collaboration. The focus of his ongoing
research is the interplay of culture, environment and technology
to support collaboration. At The Culture of Collaboration
Institute, Evan leads an interdisciplinary team of researchers
and strategists who work with organizations to become more
collaborative. Also, he delivers keynote speeches and leads
workshops globally. He has lectured at the Stanford University
Center for Professional Development, and he has advised senior
leaders of the world's largest corporations and the highest
levels of the United States government.
Evan's work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Investor's Business Daily, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, The Washington Post, MIT Technology Review, The Washington Times, CIO Magazine, NetworkWorld,
InformationWeek, IndustryWeek, Workforce, Leader to Leader, Executive Travel, Talent Management, Computerworld Canada,
CableWorld, Sales and Marketing Management,
InfoWorld Netherlands, TechWorld United Kingdom, Communication World,
and he has appeared on CBS News, CNN and on many local television and radio broadcasts.
Evan has won numerous communication awards including an Emmy nomination, an
Associated Press award, and two awards from Women in Communications. Evan holds a
Bachelor of Arts in history from the Univesity of Michigan-Ann Arbor. His biography
appears in Who's Who in America.
Articles by Evan Rosen:
"How IT is Creating the 'Smart' Workplace" in NetworkWorld
"Collaborative Manufacturing Creates Value" in IndustryWeek
"Five Best Collaboration Strategies" in Executive Travel
"Every Worker Is a Knowledge Worker" in Bloomberg BusinessWeek
"Creating Collaboration Takes More Than Technology" in Bloomberg BusinessWeek
"Smashing Silos" in Bloomberg BusinessWeek
"The Hidden Cost of Internal Competition" in Bloomberg BusinessWeek
Collaboration Gets Real" in Network World
Portal Power" in Network World
to Set Up a Video Portal on Your Network; in Network World
Bill Clinton, Ronald Reagan, and You Have in Common; in CampaignGuide
Leads the Way on Fiber to the Curb; in Network World
Back to Broadband" in Network World
Drafts Internet" in CableWorld
Time for Face Time" in Network World
Great Global 3G Challenge" in Network World
Power: Video Over Wireless" in Network World
Videoconferencing" in InformationWeek
"Videos With Value"
Other VoIP" in Network World
Director of Marketing
Laura Ehlert directs Impact Video Communication's high-touch
marketing strategy focused on senior decision makers. Laura
also advises C-level leaders of client companies on go-to-market
Laura has broad experience in global branding and advertising,
marketing communications and web and creative services. She
has held marketing management positions with Franklin Templeton
Investments, Bisys Brokerage Services, Essex Corporation and
Putnam Investments. She has also worked in learning and development
at Wells Fargo Bank. Laura holds a BS in organizational communication
from Ohio University.
Director of Business Development
Katherine Hirzel leads Impact Video Communication's business
development and sales functions. She ensures that customer
requirements drive program development and delivery. Katherine
has broad experience in training, messaging, sales and marketing
in the telecommunications, consumer product, and financial
services industries. She has held positions with AT&T, Procter & Gamble,
and Morgan Stanley.
Katherine has also conducted extensive research in archaeology,
anthropology, and geography and has studied cultural behavior.
She holds a Master of Arts in Geography from San Francisco
State University and a Bachelor of Business Administration
in Economics from Ohio University. Her biography appears
in Who's Who of American Women.
Linda Joyce is a psychologist and two-time, Emmy award-winning
television journalist who coaches leaders to deliver concise,
compelling messages for media encounters. Linda specializes in
crisis communications and has coached senior executives,
government officials and law enforcement agencies including
the LAPD. She has anchored newscasts and covered numerous
political campaigns, business and technology stories, and
high-profile international stories. Linda has held news positions
at CNN, KTTV-TV in Los Angeles, KGO-TV in San Francisco,
KICU-TV in San Jose, WTOL-TV in Toledo,KJRH-TV in Tulsa,
and KSNF-TV in Joplin, Missouri.
As a general assignment reporter for Los Angeles Fox 11 News,
Linda covered the entertainment industry, the 2000 presidential
elections, and she reported and produced several documentaries.
Before joining Fox 11 News, Linda was a national correspondent
for CNN Newsource based in Los Angeles. She delivered round-the-clock
live coverage of such major stories as the trials of O.J.
Simpson, the Menendez Brothers, and Rodney King.
Before coming to Los Angeles, Linda covered numerous technology
and business stories throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.
She was a reporter in CNNs San Francisco bureau and
also reported for KGO-TV, the ABC-owned and operated station
in San Francisco. She also covered Silicon Valley for KICU-TV
in San Jose.
Linda lectures widely on communication topics and on media
relations. She also teaches journalism at Long Beach City
Besides receiving 2 Emmy awards, Linda received a Cable Ace
Award for her coverage of the Northridge Earthquake. She also
received an AP award for continuing coverage and writing.
Linda holds a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from the University
of Nevada-Reno and a Master of Arts in Psychology
from the Phillips Graduate Institute.
A 20-year veteran television anchor, Richard White coaches
senior executives to maximize media opportunities and deliver
powerful presentations. He also has extensive experience narrating
and hosting video presentations for leading companies. Richard
has held news anchor positions at WEWS-TV in Cleveland, KOB-TV
in Albuquerque, KODE-TV in Joplin, Missouri and KHBS-TV in
Fort Smith, Arkansas. At KODE-TV, Richard was the primary
anchor and managing editor.
Richard has interviewed political leaders including Bill Clinton,
Dan Quayle, and Bill Bradley. His long list of celebrity interviews
includes Muhammad Ali and Yoko Ono. He has also covered numerous
stories in the telecommunications, technology and automotive
Richard is known for his ability to translate complex concepts
into plain speak. He has been the featured speaker at many
civic group gatherings and has lectured at Missouri Southern
State University. He has hosted numerous charity events including
the Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon. Richard holds a Bachelor of
Science in telecommunications from Kent State University.
Coach and Strategist
Jim Parker coaches senior executives and candidates for public
office to maximize media opportunities. Jims career
as a news executive has spanned more than 15 years. He has
held news management positions at television stations in
Portland, Oregon; Toledo, Ohio; Rock Island, Illinois;
Binghampton, New York, and Philadelphia. During
Jims tenure, those news operations have won
Emmy awards, Associated Press awards, Edward R. Murrow
awards, an Eppy award, and awards from Sigma Delta Chi.
Jim has also hosted talk radio and reported for
leading stations in Toledo.
As Director of News & Operations for Interactive Media
at Portland's leading news station, Jim led a dedicated team of
electronic journalists. Also, he has served on the national board
of directors for the Society of Professional Journalists (Sigma Delta Chi).
In the political realm, Jim is a recipient of the Lyndon B.
Johnson Congressional Fellowship and worked as a staff member
in the Washington office of Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur. He also
directed coverage of the 2004 Democratic and Republican National
Conventions for Belo Interactive's 35 television news web sites.
Jims articles on communication topics have been published
in magazines including the Federal Communications Law Journal.
He has also lectured at the University of Oregon School of
Journalism & Communication. Jim holds a Bachelor of Arts
in mass communication from the University of Toledo.