Wednesday, January 12, 2011 — 07:30 AM to 09:30 AM
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
2300 N St., NW
Angela Drummond is the founder and CEO of SiloSmashers, Inc., a privately-held, strategy and technology consulting firm, and 8(a) certified small business, located in Fairfax, Virginia. Ms. Drummond established the firm in 1992 to provide collaborative management consulting services to the public and private sectors. Her personal vision is to forever change the way business is done.
Ms. Drummond is recognized as an industry expert in collaborative change management and program management. She created, authored, and led the development of Silosmashers’ Peak Performance Methodology™, which enables organizations to realize the full potential of their people, projects, and assets, and maximize business success.
Ms. Drummond has consulted with numerous organizations in the areas of strategic planning, change management, knowledge management, large technology implementations, and culture assessments. With a clear understanding of customers’ most difficult challenges, she has focused SiloSmashers’ service offerings on Program and Project Management, Business Transformation, Planning, Measurement and Analysis, as well as IT Strategy.
Ms. Drummond participates in a number of professional, as well as community service, organizations. She currently serves on the executive committee and is a Board member for the Professional Services Council. She is an active member of Women in Technology, the American Council for Technology/Industry Advisory Council, the Association of Federal Information Resource Management, and is founding member of the National Association of Women Business Owners—NOVA Chapter. Ms. Drummond is a member of the Dean’s Council for Radford University’s College of Business and Economics. She has served on the Board of the March of Dimes and United Cerebral Palsy. She is a fundraiser for a variety of charitable organizations, particularly and most recently for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Over the last decade, under Ms. Drummond’s leadership, SiloSmashers has experienced solid growth, with increased annual revenues, an expanded customer base, and new services offerings. She has succeeded in making the SiloSmashers brand synonymous with collaborative management consulting expertise, innovation, and Peak Performance. Her achievements, as well as those of the company, are evidenced by numerous accolades and awards, several of which include: the Deloitte & Touche Fast 50 for Virginia and the Fast 500 nationwide, Fast Company’s “25 Top Women Business Builders” award, Washington Business Journal’s list of “Women Who Mean Business,” Women in Technology’s “Heroine s in Technology” corporate award, and Washington Technology’s list of “Fast 50 Government Contractors.”
Ms. Drummond is a frequent speaker on industry and association panels on the topics of leadership and change management. She has been featured on TV, radio, and in numerous print publications and books. A Native American and descendant of the Powhatan Confederation, Ms. Drummond was born in Virginia. She received a Bachelor of Science from Radford University.
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