Denise O’Neill is a certified Strategic Business Leadership Coach and Facilitator for The Alternative Board. As a coach, Denise specializes in Sales and Customer Marketing and developing strong business cultures that focus on accountability and strategic planning. She is a seasoned business executive with 16 years experience leading top 50 consumer packaged goods companies in Sales. Marketing and Logistics. Denise is a former Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Nabisco where she received numerous awards including recognition with the Nabisco Food Presidential award given to the top performer in the company annually. She has worked in the eProcurement industry and is the founder of the Survivors Offering Support organization providing innovative peer support services to breast centers in Maryland/Washington, DC.
Denise graduated cum laude with a business administration and marketing degree from the University of Maryland. She has taken masters courses in business and has attended executive leadership and negotiation skills classes for executives at Harvard University. The Survivors Offering Support organization she founded has received numerous local and national awards including the Yoplait/Komen National Champion Award, Commendation from the Governor of Maryland, and the Daily Record Health Care Hero Award program of the year. SOS has been featured regularly in print and television over the past 8 years recognizing the support it provides close to 1,000 breast cancer patients annually. In Sept 2012, Denise addressed the National Association of Clinical Oncologists at the annual breast cancer symposium in San Francisco, presenting her ground breaking Transitions work in survivorship cancer care.