Kathy Sendall's Top 10- What's Yours?
Inspiration & Wisdom
By Women's Executive NetworkMay 9, 2013
Recently at a WXN Breakfast in Calgary, 2007 WXN Top 100 Hall of Fame inductee and Corporate Director Kathleen Sendall was interviewed by WXN founder, Pamela Jeffery as they delved into a variety of questions. We think Kathy’s ‘Top 10’ list makes pretty good sense and is also a great conversation starter. Here are Kathy’s ‘Top 10’:
1. Never give up the search for the perfect mascara.
2. Never lose your sense of humour and ability to laugh, especially at yourself.
3. Listen - learn to keep your mouth shut and control your temper.
Title: Certified Executive & Business Coach, Founder, CEO
Designation: Certified Executive Coach (CEC)
Organization: Executive Passage
Founder of Executive Passage Cynthia Roney, is a former public company biotech CEO, Certified Executive Coach (CEC- Royal Roads University) and Professional Certified Coach (PCC- International Coach Federation- ICF) with more than 25 years of business and executive experience including CEO, President and Board Director (public and private companies), VP Business Development, VP Marketing and Sales, experienced working in large global corporations as well as early-stage start-ups. Her industry experience focused on medical devices and life sciences working for Baxter, Physio-Control (acquired by Medtronic), Xillix Technologies Corp., PneuVation Medical and Neovasc. At Xillix, Cynthia joined as Marketing Director advancing to VP Business Development, then President, CEO and Board Director, raising $55M venture capital and leading her company through full medical device commercialization---from concept drawing, engineering development, international clinical trials to FDA PMA approval and launch into the global market. As a recovered CEO with a desire to pay it forward, Cynthia works as a coach, mentor, facilitator and presenter with a number of organizations including the WXN-Women's Executive Network, WEC-Womenâ€™s Enterprise Centre, FWE- Forum for Women Entrepreneurs, Minerva Foundation, GroYourBiz, YWCA Women of Distinction Awards, PWN-Professional Womenâ€™s Network, BC Excels (LifeSciences BC), CBDC-Canadian Board Diversity Council â€˜Get on Boardâ€™ program and Women in Leadership Forum.