About the DLE: Gen Now Retreat Sponsor
Linda Dulye, founder and president of Dulye & Co. thrives on helping companies and their employees go spectator free.
Since 1998, Dulye & Co. has partnered with Lockheed Martin, Rolls-Royce, Tyco, CIGNA, Cardinal Health, United Technologies, Bobcat, the Army Corps of Engineers and other respected organizations to bring out the best in their people through communication, collaboration and change practices that build lasting engagement. The firm’s award-winning Spectator-Free Workplace™ programs have delivered measurable gains in productivity, retention and morale.
Prior to starting her company, Linda held leadership positions in corporate communications and change management for General Electric, Duracell, Allied Signal, and Public Service Electric and Gas. Active coach, author and speaker on leadership development and millennial engagement, Linda has been a columnist for Fox News Business and featured in major media, including The Wall Street Journal, Forbes and Industry Week.
Linda has pursued her passion of bringing out the best in young professionals by establishing in 2008 the Dulye Leadership Experience (DLE). This premiere learning and networking program has engaged hundreds of new, experienced and aspiring managers nationwide to create success for their organizations, communities and themselves. Through provocative open forums, podcasts, online learning resources, career coaching services, professional networking opportunities and training tools, participants gain lasting confidence, skills and connections for career and life success.
Raised in New York’s Hudson Valley, Linda worked in her family’s commercial printing and newspaper businesses from youth to college years. She earned degrees from Syracuse University (B.A.) and Drew University (M.A.). She began her professional career as a daily newspaper reporter in greater Philadelphia.
Linda and her husband, Roger, enjoy lake living in the Berkshires (MA) with visiting family (3 grown children) and rescued animal and bird companions. Active in her community, she serves on the board of the Pittsfield Economic Revitalization Corporation—and volunteers as an academic tutor, a hospital pastoral minister, a greeter at the world-renowned Tanglewood Music Center, a leader in the African Catholic community and a local radio announcer. She has instructed at Berkshire Community College’s Leadership Development Program, and stepped up to leadership roles with Berkshire Community Rowing and Berkshire Business & Professional Women. Linda most recently joined the board of Youth, Education and Sport (YES) Initiative and is an entrepreneurship mentor for EforAll in the Berkshires.
Committed to be fit, Linda rows, cycles, spins, swims, and SUPs. Her commitment to support civic, community and business vitality earned her the prestigious Berkshire 25 Award for creating impact.
A popular speaker at industry conferences, corporate seminars and academic symposiums, Linda shares her content at www.dulye.com. She most recently spoke the 2019 Northeast Lean Conference.