2013 CONFERENCE PRESENTER
Adjunct Professor, New York University
Peggy O’Keefe is a Business Communications Professional, with experience as a corporate executive, educator, and consultant in strategic media communications and technology. Corporate experience included executive positions with Bankers Trust, The First Boston Corporation, JP Morgan, and Goldman Sachs, establishing innovative internal service delivery and consulting departments producing multimedia programs, conferences and events. Early training as an educator inspired her to continually bring a human focus to her executive role, making staff development, mentoring, and coaching a critical component of her management style. She was recruited for a variety of corporate taskforces and initiatives focusing on recruitment, development, performance management, retention, and flexible work arrangements. As an educator she has focused on university, executive, and continuing education. She teaches a variety of undergraduate and graduate level Marketing, Business Communication, Career Development and Leadership and Human Capital Management courses at New York University, and Baruch College. Professional work in higher education has included executive/continuing education program development, marketing, and management for The City University of New York, and the Institute for Media and Entertainment. Her eclectic background and interests in talent management led to current work as an Organizational and Executive Coach. Professional interests include Cross Cultural Communication and Diversity Management, particularly in intergenerational workplace relations. She has designed, conducted training, and marketed employee engagement programs for diversity initiatives, and served on diversity steering committees throughout her career. A particular interest is in facilitating communication and collaboration between creative, technology, and business professionals. Her experience, expertise, and insights on these topics have been shared as a speaker and panelist at professional conferences. Academic credentials include a BS in Art Education from SUNY College at Buffalo, an MA in Communication Arts from New York Institute of Technology, and a post graduate certificate in Organizational and Executive Coaching from New York University.
Managing Across Generations - How Management and Parenting Styles Can Converge, Conflict, and Connect
Presenter(s): Peggy O’Keefe, Adjunct Professor, New York University
Delivery: Skills Workshop
Keyword(s): Human Resources (HR), Business Practices, and Other