Lenore Kantor is a business alchemist, leadership expert and fiercely compassionate executive coach. She has launched 100+ products, won 38 industry awards, and managed marketing and communications for 2 publicly traded companies, an IPO and 10 M&A transactions.
As Chief Growth Officer of Growth Warrior, Lenore supports companies and individuals around growth and change, working with founders, solopreneurs, organizations and emerging leaders to address their most critical business challenges. Lenore has held executive product management and marketing leadership roles across established and emerging financial and technology companies (from Thomson Reuters and Morgan Stanley to FXall and International Securities Exchange). She is a recognized expert and speaker on leadership, marketing and launching.
Lenore is on the Columbia Business School Entrepreneurial Sounding Board, the Tamer Center for Social Enterprise’s Social Venture Advisory Network and mentors startups and founders for Galvanize, Rise (the Barclays TechStars co-working space), Startupbootcamp, CORE (Columbia Organization of Rising Entrepreneurs) and its Almaworks Accelerator, in addition to judging the Columbia Venture Competition. She has degrees from Columbia Business School and the University of Pennsylvania, design training from ESADE Business School and the Art Center College of Design, and coaching certifications from the Empowerment Institute and Radical Aliveness Institute.