Lisa is a certified executive coach, business consultant and former Fortune 500 executive Lisa Quast has “been there, done that.” Lisa spent more than 20 years climbing the career ladder in corporate America with groundbreaking career success in traditionally male-dominated companies and industries. Lisa is the former Executive Vice President and General Manager of Strategic Planning for Philips Healthcare. Early in her career, Lisa defined her aspirations – to either make it to the executive level of a Fortune 500 company or own her own business. She knew that to achieve either of those aspirations required her to learn as much as possible about every aspect of business – so she made it her mission to work in almost every area of a company. Lisa authored the award-winning book YOUR CAREER, YOUR WAY, is a blogger for Forbes and The Seattle Times, and has appeared on MSN Careers, Monster.com, CBS Money Watch and Time Business.