Welcome Marianne Lease, Business Development Leader
Marianne joined Columbus Collaboratory in January, 2018 and brings extensive experience in sales, marketing and strategic business planning.
What most attracted you to join CC?
I enjoy working with smart, like-minded people that are passionate about delivering the absolute best value for their customers. The Columbus Collaboratory’s unique business model of focusing on a collaborative and shared approach is the essence of what attracts customers to want to partner with us.
Tell us about your role at CC and the value you deliver.
My role in business development at the Columbus Collaboratory is to help create long-term value for our customers by ensuring that they achieve their business goals and exceed their expectations through the delivery of our products and services.
What is the best part of any given day at CC?
The ability to have an immediate impact within the organization by providing customer feedback and market trends.
What are you most passionate about?
Without a doubt helping others. I am passionate to help others whether it is by clients achieve their business goals or volunteering to serve those that are in need.
Tell us one interesting tidbit about yourself.
On the weekends, I create my own organic lotions, soaps, lip balms and bath products for family and friends.