WLC 2016: Executive Decision Making
Recorded On: 06/27/2016
Join Jo-an Lantz for this session on executive decision making. In today's competitive business world, it is imperative to know how to make key decisions quickly and decisively. Strategic decisions often entail considerable risks and can have long-range implications for the organization. In this session, learn how to apply formal decision making processes in order to reduce risk and choose the best course of action for your position or organizational role. Learn methods and techniques such as the decision tree for making critical decisions in a challenging environment. Understand how to maximize available assets, identify risks and obstacles, and gather the necessary data for an informed decision-making process.
Executive Vice President
Jo-an Lantz, MAS is Chief Operating Officer, EVP and a member of the Board of Directors for Geiger. She represents Geiger as the sole US member of the international group WAGE (World Advertising Gift Exchange) serving on their Presidium as President. WAGE is a 50+ year organization with 26 members from 25 different countries. She has served on a variety of different industry groups and associations including former Chair of the Board of Directors of PPAI. Jo-an was inducted in the PPAI Hall of Fame in 2009. She is a former ASI International Person of the Year (2004), and a member of ASI Power 50, and the 2014 PPB Woman of Distinction. Jo-an is an avid Fund Raiser serving on the PPEF Board twice, once as Chair. She also works with a number of non profits in training fund raisers in endurance events.