Mary Beth is a senior executive with over 30 years of experience and a proven track record in building, operating and growing global technology-enabled business services companies. She specializes in developing and executing corporate strategy, business development, international expansion, merger and acquisitions, marketing, and operations.
Mary Beth has wealth of experience in growth, turnaround and exit strategies, including working for 7 private equity backed firms that resulted in a successful IPO, 4 strategic sales, 2 private equity exits. She has extensive merger and acquisition experience including sourcing, negotiating, financing, closing and integrating over $3 billion in deals, with average deal size of $170 million.
Most extraordinary about Mary Beth is her unique and distinctive set of talents including:
- Great presence at the board level
- Smart and sophisticated strategic thinker
- Problem solver and "pinch hitter" that can fill a variety of roles
- Fearlessness and ability to get the job done
- Extensive global experience in Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and India
Most recently, Mary Beth served as the President and CEO of Medical Simulation Corporation, responsible for a turnaround, raising additional capital, creating a new distribution channel and the sale of the business. She was hired into the firm after a consulting assignment and was subsequently appointed President and CEO.
Mary Beth served as Senior Vice President of Business Development and Marketing for StarTek, a publicly traded global business processing outsourcing firm, where she was responsible for corporate strategy, international business expansion into the Philippines and Central America, mergers and acquisitions, corporate marketing and public relations.
Her past experience includes serving as: Senior Vice President of Business Development at Activant Solutions, Inc., a software company that provided vertical ERP solutions for distributor industries; Senior Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions for Interelate Inc., which provided outsourced customer relationship management (CRM) services; Senior Vice President Corporate Development for MessageMedia, a public internet company which provided e-marketing services. Mary Beth has also held various executive and operating positions at KPMG Consulting, CSG Systems and U S West.
Mary Beth holds a BSBA degree in Finance and Economics from Creighton University and graduated Summa Cum Laude, as well as receiving her MBA from Creighton.