Lunch n Learn (Virtual) - How to Drive out a Profitable Revenue Growth Plan During Turbulent Markets

Business Acumen

Presentation Title 

How to Drive out a Profitable Revenue Growth Plan During Turbulent Markets


How can Project Managers be viewed as a greater asset in the overall strategy of an organization and not only the execution of projects? It will require an evolved skill set to blend traditional project management methodology with business strategy.

Why is this important?

With increased talks about inflation, heightened investor scrutiny, civil and social unrest along with 180K layoffs as of Q2 2023,, from companies across all industries there are many factors that can make obtaining this goal challenging. 

Revenue growth during turbulent times is on the top of mind for many business leaders responsible for the fiscal success of a company, department or division. And, to successfully fulfill the goals will require the support of Project Managers.

LaDawn Townsend, CEO of the VOS Group, a strategy firm advising leaders for nine years on profitable revenue growth will share insights from their latest case study on how project managers can partner with stakeholders to drive out profitable revenue growth plans during these

Learning Objectives 

  • How to manage your manager and colleagues to successful project completion
  • Identifying the watch items and risks for all projects in a post COVID marketplace
  • Becoming a leader of influence in high pressured situations

Key Takeaways

  • Broader perspective on navigating critical situations
  • Essential foundation in strategic thinking
  • Identifying the key areas to improve communication skills

Speaker Bio


LaDawn Townsend

LaDawn Townsend is an advisor to high-visibility leaders and CEO of the VOS Group, a strategic advisory firm that helps companies scale through profitable revenue growth plans. She has been entrusted by global brands such as NASA, Fortune, SBA, the Bi-Partisan Group of United States House of Congressman, Raconteur Times, KTN News & LinkedIn News.

As a former corporate America executive she brings to her clients 20 years of experience delivering strategies for profitable revenue growth and executive leadership development.

She believes that business can be a force for good and that begins with the leadership at the helm. LaDawn is a Los Angeles native now living in Austin, TX, a lover of world travel, history, good books, and coffee (with a shot of Oat Milk).

Contact Info.





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Type of category: Lunch N Learn

Type of activity: Business Acumen

Date: July 20th, 2023

Hour: 12:00 to 13:00

Number of PDUs: 1