In her 20+ year-career as a CEO of world-renowned brands, Linda LoRe is recognized as one of the top brand strategist in the world. Her extensive experience includes building consumer companies from the ground up, revitalizing storied brands and breathing new life into consumer favorites. She has been a prominent leader in some of the countries most successful corporations, including Avon Products, Proctor and Gamble, May Corporation (now Macy’s) Giorgio Beverly Hills and Frederick’s of Hollywood. She is presently the CEO for InJoy Global, a company devoted to turning the workplace back into an engaged and profitable place of business.
Recognizing the need for corporations to engage both employees and their customers in today’s environment, LoRe is now focusing to help turn the workplace back to an engaged and profitable place of business. Using online and mobile gaming technology, her company, InJoy Global is a social enterprise focusing on the verticals of leadership, wellness, and customer contact through customized programs and casual and lifestyle mobile applications.
LoRe serves on the Boards of Directors of the Trusteeship of the International Women’s Forum, The Women’s Leadership Board for the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, and the Board of Advisors for the Fashion Institute of Design Merchandising (FIDM), the U.S. Air Force as their Entertainment and Industry Liaison emeritus, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Enterprise Institute, and the Executive Woman’s Alliance (EWA). She is a member of The Committee 200, an organization comprised of female decision-makers for multi-million dollar companies. In addition, she is a founding Board Member of the Youth Mentoring Connection (YMC), which serves at-risk youth in Southern California.
LoRe has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the 2012 Presidential George Award from Pepperdine University, 2009 Visionary Award for YMC, and awards from Bnai Zion, NAWBO, the Museum of Science and Industry and FIDM.
She holds a Presidential Key Executive (PKE) Masters Degree of Business Administration with a focus on Strategy and Leadership, from the George L. Graziadio School of Business at Pepperdine University. Ms. LoRe gave the honored Student Commencement Address at Graduation.
LoRe is a sought after Keynote speaker and Corporate trainer at Institutions and Universities across the country, including Merrill Lynch, Wells Fargo, Deloitte and Touche, Southern California Edison, Toyota NAWC, National Retail Federation, Harvard Business School, UCLA, USC and Wharton, to name a few.