Welcome To “The Customer Mission” with Andrea Olson

The Customer Mission

What can a women's perspective bring to manufacturing growth?

We all know that diversity can bring a range of new ideas to the table. But what do women uniquely bring to manufacturing when it comes to customer engagement? This first edition of “The Customer Mission” podcast dives into this subject with our guest, Kristi Wiechmann, Vice President of Specialty Manufacturing, talking about the women’s perspective, how to better serve customers and what manufacturers need to do to effectively compete in today’s marketplace.

Don't miss the premiere episode of The Customer Mission Podcast Series only right here on Women And Manufacturing.

Andrea Olson
Host Andrea Olson

Today's Host

The author of “No Disruptions: The New Future For Mid-Market Manufacturing”, Andrea Olson is inspiring and educating industrial business leaders on how to transform their outlook and approach to Marketing, Technology and Communications to operate more efficiently and increase profitability. 

Andrea’s 19-year, field-tested background provides unique, applicable approaches to creating leaner, more effective, technology-driven, customer-facing operations. A 4-time ADDY® award-winner, she began her career at a tech startup, and led the strategic marketing efforts at two global industrial manufacturers. Andrea is the CEO of Prag’madik, an Operational Strategy Consultancy, and also the Director of the Midwest Manufacturing Business Coalition, a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of mid-market manufacturing in the US.

Andrea’s most recent book, “No Disruptions”, provides manufacturing leaders an easy, educational read on how to increase revenue generation through marketing, branding, and effective technology implementation. 

In addition to writing, consulting and coaching, Andrea speaks to leaders and industry organizations around the world on operational strategies to discover new sources of revenues and savings. Contact Andrea to access information on her book, workshops, keynote speeches or consulting. More information is also available on www.pragmadik.com and www.nodisruptions.com.