Garden City, NY (PRWEB) September 22, 2015 -- The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Kathleen Schroeder as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in sales and operations. NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, boasting more than 700,000 members and over 200 operating Local Chapters.
“I’m pleased to welcome Kathleen into this exceptional group of professional women,” said NAPW President Star Jones. “Her outstanding work in sales and operations and her continued pursuit of professional excellence illustrates her commitment to her chosen field.”
Kathleen Schroeder brings a long history of diverse expertise to her position as the Director of Direct Mail Operations. Her experience as an outbound, cold calling sales representative strengthened her understanding of customer relationship strategy as well as her dedication to customer service. Her involvement in multiple business units enabled her to expand her knowledge base. She currently keeps pace with the exciting challenges that accompany the evolution of her field through dedication and hard work.
As an innovator, Ms. Schroeder is responsible for the creation and adoption of cross-functional process development as well as new vendor adoption and relationship management. She effectively integrates, streamlines, and improves efficiencies for daily operations. “I capitalize on my attention to detail and my understanding of our business systems to gain performance and system efficiencies,” said Ms. Schroeder. The accomplishment Ms. Schroeder is most proud of is having “[helped] develop several of my previous direct reports and mentor them to promotion.”
Ms. Schroeder frequently works with groups and heads projects that involve multiple business units. She successfully assists business units that have Subject Matter Experts who aren’t familiar with programs or systems outside of their unit. Her resourcefulness is exemplary as is her openness for personal growth. Ms. Schroeder enthusiastically wants to “continue to grow and experience new areas of business. As I grow, I hope to continue to have a positive impact on those around me, and I hope that those around me continue to positively impact me!” For her passion and determination in achieving professional success, NAPW is honoring her for her achievements.
NAPW’s mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.
Lisa Mancuso, NAPW, +1 (516) 453-6111, [email protected]