- April 16
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
- Digital Ignition
190 Bluegrass Valley Pkwy,
Alpharetta, GA 30005 United States
- World Trade Center Atlanta
- CDC Consulting Partners, LLC
- Connect HR Strategy
- How to know if you are ready to internationalize your business,
- The top five characteristics of a successful team leading your business internationally,
- How to prepare your leadership team to implement your international strategy.
- How the culture in your business or team is impacting productivity and growth,
- How to diagnose what is not working well, driving employee disengagement and how will that affect your international operation.
Danila brings more than 20 years of experience with companies in financial services, manufacturing and mining and metals in Brazil and the United States.
She has worked with companies, such as Connect Solutions LLC, Experian and Votorantim Metais, LTDA, Brazil, to address product, quality and delivery challenges, align team goals to strategies and create process improvements. In doing so, Danila draws upon her extensive experience implementing projects to evaluate, analyze and improve business strategies.
During her career at Votoranim Metais, LTDA, Danila served as a Human Resources and Organizational Development Manager, where she reduced the number of consultancies and created an admission plan for management trainees. As part of the executive team, she helped lead an M&A. Danila also managed workforce planning, reducing staff from 6,000 to 2,000, negotiating the avoidance of a union strike and formulating plans to integrate the cultures of the two companies.
Danila holds an M.B.A. in Business Management with emphasis in human resources from Fundação Getúlio Vargas, São Paulo, Brazil, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from Faculdade De Engenharia Industrial, São Paulo, Brazil. Danila is a Six Sigma black belt and holds PM BOK Project Management from FIA University of Sao Paulo and Integrated Management System – ISO 9000, 14000, and OHSAS 18001.
About Cristina da Costa
Cristina da Costa is a leadership developer, an executive coach and a consultant for corporate culture based in Atlanta with an extensive background as a senior executive in the corporate world in Europe. She works with leaders and managers developing their strengths to manage their business and empower their teams across the globe. In her consulting practice, she measures the culture in organizations and teams, identifying how it’s supporting productivity, growth and profit, delivering recommendations for transformation.
Cristina is the author of several workshops and articles on professional development in the workplace, and the author of the book COME PREPARED! 4 Key Principles That International Businesses Should Follow to Succeed in the U.S. Market – learn how culture, relationships and perceptions impact success – an action research on the experience of 50 foreign companies doing business in the US.
She is a member of the board of directors of the World Trade Center Atlanta, earlier responsible for a monthly event on the impact of culture in international business performance.
- 11:30 AM – Check-in and networking
- 12:00 PM – Program & lunch box
- 12:45 PM – Q & A
- 1: 30 PM – Closing Remarks
Entrepreneurs, Business Owners and Executives interested in understanding how culture and leadership impact business internationally
Human Resources specialists interested in learning and sharing ideas about how to prepare Leadership to perform abroad by understanding the local culture
Professionals and colleagues interested in expanding their network of relationships.