July 2017

At our cinq-à-sept on Monday 25th July 2017 one of our members presented his credentials in a concise and conversation-stimulating form. Here is his contribution.

John Marrett, Director of Business Development, Optimizer720

LinkedIN: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/jmarrett


Optimizer720 creates innovative online business performance surveys that help business owners and managers make better decisions by revealing where the organization needs to improve.

Our surveys, available in English, French and Spanish, focus on the critical business drivers that matter the most and gather business insights from all company stakeholders. The survey results are delivered using vivid, easy-to-read charts and graphs.

Our ideal clients are those whose careers are based on assisting mid-sized and family owned businesses:

o    Management consultants and family business advisors

o    Accounting firms with consulting or family business practices

o    Consultants and business coaches with experience analyzing business operations and providing advice to senior management on how to improve their business

o    Business associations

o    Franchisors and larger organizations who want to ensure franchisee or local branch quality

If you know a partner or an associate at organizations that fit, I would appreciate a referral.

Marilyn Krelenbaum, M.Sc.

Consultants to the Health Care Industry/Consultants dans la domaine de la santé

Vice President, Life Sciences, British Québec Business Coalition

Emeritus Co-chair, Women In Bio Greater Montreal Chapter 

Is your organization looking for an experienced consultant with a passion for thinking out of the box to identify key business drivers and develop strategies to optimize them; someone who can build effective & collaborative teams and motivate them to exceed project targets and deliver on time every time?  Marilyn Krelenbaum Consulting Group is the one you should contact.  With over 28 years of corporate experience in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and healthcare management sectors where there is little room for error, our consultants offer top management expertise that can equally be applied to other business domains.

You need clear and concise reports – and don’t have the time to get them done?  Marilyn Krelenbaum is an expert communicator and business writer.  I can help you with your

  • Reports
  • PowerPoint presentations that really reach your audience and
  • Pitches to investors that ensure the highest probability of success.

As a scientific writer I collaborate with investigators on

  • Manuscripts with a high publication rate,
  • Grants and posters presentations for meeting and
  • All written materials for clinical trials and disease management programmes.

In the current business environment, it is partnerships and alliances that make organizations grow.  As a business matchmaker I identify partners with complementary capabilities and bring them together and bring value to an organization. My excellent intuitive and interpersonal skills have been key in growing successful relationships.