BA Speech Communication, California State University, Fresno
Core Curriculum, Coach Training Institute, San Francisco, CA
Incubator Manager Certification, National Business Incubation Association
• Sales and marketing expert with 10+ year track record of achievement and demonstrated success driving multimillion-dollar sales growth in highly competitive markets.
• Interpersonal communication and executive coaching focused on securing customer loyalty and forging strong internal and external business partners.
• Human Resource recruitment and retention for enhanced organizational development.
As Chief Operating Officer, Christine provides executive management of all administrative functions related to the operation of the WTBC incubator. Additionally, Christine provides consulting and executive coaching services to client companies while training and supporting WTBC staff.
Prior to joining UW in January 2009, Christine was part-owner in a Trade Printing company while serving as Vice President of an education publishing company both located in Central California. Her accomplishments included recruiting and developing sales and marketing teams and securing a $9 million contract with Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD). Her experience in publishing also includes regional publications from her five-year tenure with Trader Publishing Company. Christine traveled extensively as a Regional Publisher for 12 markets and 32 publications in the Western United States providing executive management for sales, circulation, production, and administrative staff.
Christine’s background in entrepreneurship, general management, sales management, and human resource management make her a valuable asset to the WTBC.