The era of digital transformation is here for companies of all sizes and types, from Fortune 500s to startups. The term refers to companies leveraging enhanced technology to improve their business capabilities, operational efficiencies and ultimately, their customers’ experiences.
You’re juggling meetings, pushing new initiatives forward, getting your ideas out there, increasing your income and more — you’re a woman in the driver’s seat of your career.
A combination of her creative interests and expertise in technology led to the launch of DeannaMichel allowing Laster to apply her well-rounded skills, blending the best of two worlds. The company’s primary focus is providing technology consulting services to Fortune 500 clients and small business executives seeking to optimize their operations and processes leveraging technology.
Establishing A Niche. Developing my niche in project portfolio management progressed organically along the way in my career. As I moved into leadership roles, project management was essential to gain expertise in successfully managing the resources, time, and scope of small- to medium-sized technology initiatives. The transition from projects to programs to portfolios requires the same solid foundation in managing projects, however, at a much larger scale.
For many years, Deanna Laster was fixture on the local spa scene as owner of The Root of You Salon and Day Spa on Buffalo Speedway, which she opened in 2001. Laster sold the salon in 2012 and turned her focus to fashion.