Bio: Robin Madell
has spent two decades as a writer, journalist, and communications consultant on business, leadership, career, health, finance, technology, and public-interest issues.
has interviewed over 200 thought leaders around the globe, and has won 20 awards for editorial excellence.
She also serves as an executive speechwriter and ghostwriter for a number of prominent CEOs and top executives.
As a long-time board member of the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association in New York and San Francisco, Robin has been an avid champion of women's career advancement issues.
has developed and moderated forums across many industries on leadership and management issues for women in business.
has written more than 100 published cover stories, feature articles, and corporate profiles in global business magazines, and contributed to the book Be Your Own Mentor: Strategies from Top Women on the Secrets of Success, published by Random House
published work has been widely quoted in leadership and management books including The Practices of Global Citizenship, Her
Turn: Why It's Time for Women to Lead in America, The Leadership Experience, Encyclopedia of African American Business, Encyclopedia of American Women in Business, Secrets of Software Success: Management Insights from 100 Software Firms, and The Principles of Internet Marketing.
writing has also been featured in English and translation by many prominent organizations, and websites, including Stanford University, Genentech, Inc., Catalyst, Inc., the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association
, and the Texas Medical Association
Robin has served as chief writer and editor on a number of prominent research studies across many industries-including healthcare, law, and information technology-on subjects ranging from flexible work arrangements and adoption to women in corporate management.
She has held senior-level writing and communications positions in New York and San Francisco, serving as a Vice-President and Managing Director in the creative department at Draftfcb, and as Managing Editor at Cline Davis & Mann.
She also served as Director of Communications for Catalyst, Inc., on Wall Street, as Senior Writer for HealthLeaders magazine, and as Senior Writer and Managing Editor at Advanstar Communications.
In the area of healthcare, Robin
has been an industry leader, interviewing hundreds of senior-level executives worldwide.
Robin is the founder of the "30s Salon," a national peer-support discussion group.
has conducted interviews in every state for her
proposed book on American 30-somethings.