Lunch with a Leader: Heidi O’Neill
Date: 11:30am PDT October 28, 2016 Location: J.R. Howard Hall, Room 302
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J.R. Howard Hall, Room 302
Learn from a future colleague in a casual setting while enjoying a free lunch. Heidi O’Neill, President of Nike’s Direct to Consumer business will talk about her career path and how you can best prepare yourself for tomorrow’s jobs, with a focus on skills and culture.
As recently appointed President of Nike’s Direct to Consumer business, Heidi O’Neill is responsible for leading Nike’s retail and e-commerce business globally. She joined the company in 1998 and has held a variety of leadership roles, including the VP/GM of Nike’s Women’s business and VP of Nike Stores. A 25+-year seasoned executive, Heidi is an accomplished enterprise leader with a unique blend of general management, vision, operations, brand management, organizational change management, and leadership development. Heidi believes in the power of a great plan, and equally, the power of an inspired team behind the plan. She works very hard to influence process, and create a high-performance stimulating team environment and critical collaboration. Recognized as a strong pragmatic and systemic thinker, Heidi has repeatedly reset businesses, and consistently delivered new and sustained growth.
Sponsored by the Center for Entrepreneurship and the Career Center.