- A one-time member of the top 1% of all business owners reaching 8 figures in the United States.
- Two-time member of the top 9% of all business owners reaching 7 figures in the United States.
- Two-time member of the top 3% of all women business owners reaching 7 figures in the United States.
As a veteran entrepreneur, CEO, author, and consultant, I help entrepreneurs grow successful businesses beyond seven figures. I use custom business techniques I designed from growing four successful companies and the enterprise-wide experience I gained as a management consultant to the Fortune 100. I am an experienced business author, business instructor, advisor, and consultant.
As my client, you will gain access to my knowledge, experience, strategic techniques, and the contacts I developed over my career.
If you are an Entrepreneur:
- Struggling to reach consistent growth
- Striving to build a seven or eight-figure business
- Not sure where to go,
As your guide and mentor, I will teach you the techniques and systems I built to successfully grow four companies, three successful exits, seven and eight-figure businesses. In addition, I offer several different service levels convenient for your budget, time, and needs.
Contact me today at 312-778-6406 or schedule your first meeting today.
Engaging me for a short period of time as your expert business CO-CEO leaves you with a permanent solution for all your business needs.
What Others Say . . .
“Darlene has a remarkable instinct for business strategy of not only knowing WHAT improvements to make, but WHEN and HOW to implement them. In the 20+ years I’ve known her, she has always provided us with useful management advice including accounting methodology, personnel and legal issues, contemporary marketing foresight, even spot-on location suggestions. Darlene is a true professional, honest and straight forward, whose insights have guided us through nearly 25 years of success as a growing national entertainment company.”
"Why didn't I meet you earlier? Darlene has helped me focus on my value proposition, identifying customers and most importantly how to make money. Regardless of the level of business ownership you are at, her no nonsense approach is of great value. She has a global connection with owners through her site Center for Women Business Owners."
"Our start-up company retained Darlene to provide consulting services related to fund raising, marketing, business-modeling, and web development. She went out of her way to meet at a location most convenient for us and provided several key pieces of useful, professional advice which clearly demonstrated her experience and expertise. I would recommend Darlene to any company in a similar situation."