HELPING COMPANIES TACKLE THEIR BIGGEST CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITIES
We believe in the power of great leadership to take on all challenges, solve all problems, and make for a spectacularly better world. Our mission is to give companies, big or small, public or nonprofit, the tools and leadership needed to make their vision a reality. Our work has allowed us to work with a crazy inspiring group of leaders around the world who step outside the status quo to take bold moves and achieve great results.
"I am here for a purpose and that purpose is to grow into a mountain, not to shrink to a grain of sand."
-Og Mandino, The Greatest Salesman
When companies are growing quickly or are struggling to operate at their full potential, we parachute in interim, part-time, or project based executives to help tackle big opportunities or challenges. Having screened thousands of executives around the world, we match companies with the top 2% of change agents who can help them strategize and implement a plan.
What keeps you up at night? Money? Company or product launch? Working with your investors, or board? Leadership challenges? How to exit? We work with companies and entrepreneurs to bring together all of the elements -- from financing to leadership -- that make big goals like spinoff, exit, product launch, or expansion a reality.
Robert Jordan is Managing Partner of RedFlash and co-founder of InterimExecs, providing access between the best interim and project executives in the world and company owners seeking brilliant leadership on demand. Jordan has helped launch, grow and ultimately sell a number of fast growing companies. His first company, Online Access, the first Internet-coverage magazine in the world, put him on the Inc. 500 list of fastest growing companies. After selling, he launched RedFlash followed by InterimExecs. Jordan is author of How They Did It: Billion Dollar Insights from the Heart of America. He went to the University of Michigan and is a lifelong Chicagoan, with a wife and two daughters both in college plus a dog. He spends his free time painting and creating mosaics with lots of color.
Olivia Wagner is Managing Partner of RedFlash and co-founder of InterimExecs, matching companies with top tier executive talent around the globe. Wagner previously built the interimCEOinterimCFO network from a home-grown website to a robust social network with thousands of members. She directed publication of various ebook, website, and marketing initiatives and edited "How They Did It: Billion Dollar Insights from the Heart of America". In conjunction with the book she led a national event series, the Entrepreneurial Bash, which drew hundreds of attendees and over 30 co-hosting organizations. Olivia is a Michigan native and spends her free time outdoors, playing volleyball, seeking out farmers markets (in the few non-winter months of Chicago) or cheering on University of Michigan. Go Blue!
What keeps you up at night? Money? Company or product launch? Working with your investors, or board? Leadership challenges? How to exit?
Talk is cheap and action is everything for companies with a high potential for growth. When you need to count on someone to take responsibility and be held accountable for the outcome, let’s talk.
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