Erika has been CEO of three small businesses and grew all three into multi-million, market-leading & nationally loved brands in the software and medical products markets.
One of those businesses was a retained executive search firm that was purchased by one of the venture capital funds it was serving.
She also co-founded a venture philanthropy non-profit that has now donated hundreds of millions to non-profits around the world.
Her latest business became one of the highest ranked multi-channel sales resources of cash-pay medical products and devices that:
- Solved facility safety issues,
- Improved the patient experience,
- Educated providers,
- Captured appreciated and compliant leads for its strategic partners.
The company helped generate billions in revenues for strategic partners, and over $90 million in revenue for the company before she sold it in 2014.
She was appointed Entrepreneur in Residence at Arizona State University; coaching students of all ages and disciplines how to most effectively ideate, collaborate and launch into viable and funded ventures…
She coaches, on-stage and on-site, leveraging her fun, interactive style to help corporate clients power through organizational change, new launches, & lofty goals.
Boston University: BS Communications.
Western International University: MS Human Dynamics.