Episode 4

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12th Jan 2023

Ann Geoghagan on the Startup Santa Show Hindsight 20/20

Motivated by a challenge. Positive, forward-thinking organizational change and talent development expert with 15+ years of specialized global and regional leadership experience transforming brands with a growth mindset. Expert in change management from both an operational and a leadership point of view. Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to engage with people at all organizational levels, influencing, collaborating, and negotiating to gain buy-in. Proven leadership, coaching, and mentoring skills of cross-functional teams during times of stability and critical change. Exceptional project management skills, balancing multiple competing priorities in support of sophisticated and evolving work. Subject matter expert in adult learning techniques, learning strategy, audience-centric design, and agile methodologies.

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Startup Santa Show
Robert Blacklidge is the Education Director for Catapult Lakeland.His work building the Lakeland Ecosystem has had and continues to have a significant impact.Robert has worked to bring several international programs to the Lakeland community. (1...
Our goal is to share the lessons learned and the lives impacted by those who have pursued their passions. Join us as we talk about the journey our guests have taken to get to where they are now.

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Robert Blacklidge

Robert Blacklidge - Domi Station's Executive Director

He is an educator, mentor, speaker, and ecosystem builder. His work building the Florida Ecosystem has had and continues to have a significant impact locally and beyond. Robert has worked to bring several international programs to Florida communities. (1 Million Cups, Startup Grind, and Techstars Startup Weekend.)

It is through these efforts and the efforts of others that Florida communities have garnished national recognition. These current efforts are built on his past experience creating and running Hackathons including Office Depots, IEEE, Code Tampa, Startup Bus, and Biz Sprint. Robert volunteers running programs for several organizations to include Action Zone a veteran-focused business accelerator and Techstars Startup Week and Weekend.