Jul 23 2024


2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Transformative Leadership: A Strategy Leader’s Guide to Exceeding Growth Goals with Connie Shepherd

Connie Shepherd is a visionary leader who brings a unique skillset in fearless execution. She has a track record of exceeding growth goals and rapidly delivering results in companies including Hershey, Kellogg’s, Procter & Gamble, and Starbucks. She is currently the SVP of Strategy and Commercialization at Bumble Bee Foods, leading the company’s commercialization strategy, including marketing, revenue growth management, product innovation, and sales. She is  accountable for redesigning the infrastructure and new capabilities to drive profitable share growth. She has been in the role since 2021 and has has delivered over $18 million EBITDA growth year-over-year, achieved top 5 best-selling innovation items in 2022 and 2023, and secured Walmart as a category advisor, resulting in an incremental $21 million revenue. This roundtable is an opportunity to learn from a strategy practitioners war stories of what it takes to lead transformation. 

Connie will cover: 

-Recognizing market opportunities 

-Inspiring greatness and unleashing potential in people 

-Establishing new channels to overdeliver on growth ambitions 

-Making big decisions on pricing strategy 

-Navigating internal stakeholders and politics 

Join us to hear from someone who has been and is currently in the seat of a strategy leader, breaking paradigms and creating new pathways to growth. 

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