Cortney McDermott/Lisa McDonald 6/30/17
Cortney McDermott is an-award-winning writer, speaker, and strategist to Fortune 500 executives, entrepreneurial leaders, and think tanks around the world. Before turning entrepreneur, Cortney served as executive at Vanity Fair Corporation, VP at Sustainability Partners, Professor of Graduate Studies for several Big Ten Universities, and global associate for the renowned beCause Consortium. (She also moonlighted as a deli-waitress, secretary, and everything in-between, as a way to put herself through school and life). A graduate of the London School of Economics and a certified cultural mediator in multiple languages, Cortney also writes for a number of international publications, including She Owns It and The Huffington Post. Cortney lives with her family between the United States and Italy. Tune in to hear about Cortney’s book, ‘Change Starts Within You,’ her TedTalk and views on Sustainability as it relates to every aspects of ones life.