Lonnie C. Poole Jr. College of Management at North Carolina State University

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Oct. 03 Friday

Wolfpack your Lunch - Ideas in Action

Wolfpack your Lunch - Ideas in Action

Friday, October 03, 2014

11:45AM - 1:00PM Artspace 201 E. Davie Street, Raleigh

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TOPIC

IDEAS IN ACTION: FOSTERING A CULTURE OF INNOVATION AT PLY GEM

PRESENTER

Lee Clark-Sellers, Innovation Officer, Ply Gem and advisory board member, NC State Executive Education

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Lee Clark-Sellers has been the innovation officer at Ply Gem Industries since 2011. In this role, she is leading the effort to help take innovation from "merely a concept to a resourceful approach to how Ply Gem does business," she said.

Prior to joining Ply Gem, Clark-Sellers was with Nortel Networks and Bell Northern Research for nearly 20 years, where she led the chief technology officer's 2010 Vancouver/London Olympic Innovation program, established partnerships in Asia and Eastern Europe, and created a software development platform that was implemented company-wide.

Clark-Sellers also founded and chaired Innovation in RTP from 2009 to 2013. She currently serves on the boards of the NC State Technology Incubator, NC State Executive Education and the Industrial Board of Directors at Duke's Pratt School of Engineering. She is an industrial fellow with the Center for Innovation Management Studies (CIMS) at NC State Poole College of Management, where she established and facilitated the Innovation Management Executive Series, Managing Disruptive Innovation. She received her bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and master's degree in the management of technology, both from NC State University. 

EVENT DETAILS

NETWORKING:11:45 A.M. TO 12:00 P.M.

PRESENTATION AND DISCUSSION: 12:00 - 1:00 P.M.

There is no charge to attend this 'lunch and learn' event, but registration is required. Please register here. Guests are invited to bring a lunch. 

Driving directions are here.

ABOUT THIS SERIES:

The WolfPack Your Lunch series is presented on the first Friday of the month by NC State Executive Education LLC in partnership with the NC State Alumni Association. Check the NC State Executive Education - WolfPack Your Lunch web page for information about upcoming topics. Topics in the WolfPack Your Lunch sessions are addressed in NC State Executive Education's general management program, Business Essentials.
NC State College of Management Campus Box 8614, Raleigh, NC 27617