Elaine O'Gorman

Heartland Connect

Elaine manages change in growing businesses. As a general manager, strategist and operational leader, she brings focused, forward movement to the sometimes-chaotic environments created by hypergrowth, leadership turnover and changes in strategy. With a background including both Fortune 500 and venture-backed companies, she combines P/L experience and a focus on measurement with strategic vision and a passion for team-building. Elaine has provided leadership for a variety of high-growth businesses, both as an executive and a board member and has functional expertise in marketing, product, technology and finance. Elaine is also involved in a variety of professional and community organizations.

Elaine was named one of the 2014 “Top 25 North Texas Women in Technology” by the Dallas Business Journal. She was also a 2007 finalist for the Technology Association of Georgia’s “Woman of The Year in Technology.” Her teams have been recognized with dozens of awards including The Wall Street Journal Innovation Award, BMA Ace awards, the SIIA CODiE awards, the IABC Golden Flame awards, the Best of SaaS Showplace awards, and PRSA Phoenix awards.

Elaine can meet about:

  • Practicalities of running a growing business
  • Business operations and strategy
  • Organizational development