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Career Perspectives -- From Technocrat to Executive

You won't want to miss our March event! Twila Day, Assistant Vice President of Technology and Applications with SYSCO Corporation will be on hand to discuss "Transitioning from Techie to Management and Executive Level Positions" How do you decide if you're right for management? Once your goals are set, how do you get there? How can you be successful in management positions? Twila will answer these questions and more as she'll investigate the many misconceptions about management. Join us for an evening of networking, education and knowledge sharing.

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For the past 10 ˝ years, Twila Day has worked for SYSCO Corporation, North American's largest foodservice marketer and distributor. She was hired at SYSCO as a programmer analyst working on their internally developed ERP system. Her other positions at SYSCO include Team Leader Applications Development, Sr. Manager Applications Development, Sr. Director Operating Company support team, and Sr. Director Applications Development. Currently Twila is the Assistant Vice President of Technology and Applications. In this position, Twila provides technology vision and leadership for developing and implementing Sysco's IT initiatives while ensuring they match business goals.

Twila has over 20 years experience in IT and holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Management. She's no stranger to WITI, AWC and the WFF - Women's Foodservice Forum. She is married with 5 children (25, 22, 12, and twin 4 year olds).

Schedule of Events

Registration and Networking 6:00 - 6:45 p.m.
Introductions 6:45 - 7:00 p.m.
Speaker Presentation 7:00 - 7:45 p.m.
Question and Answer 7:45 - 8:00 p.m.
Networking 8:00 - 8:30 p.m.