Charlene DeCesare


Location: Boston Area

With more than 20 years as a sales leader for companies ranging from startup to 18,000 employees, Charlene is now VP Strategy & Development for Boardroom Events Inc. She is also a peak performance coach with a special goal of making sure that high-potential employees (aka “HI-PO’s”) don’t become passed over & pissed off (“POPO’s”). Previously, she was Northeast Director at the Institute for Corporate Productivity & Global Director at Gartner, Inc and co-founded a division of Bright Horizons, Inc. that has completely transformed tuition assistance programs at high-performance organizations. Charlene has a new book in the works, If You Meet More Than Two Jerks in One Day, You’re Probably One of Them.