Ellen oversees strategy and marketing at FlexProfessionals and manages the Washington DC and Virginia service territories. She has consulted with numerous businesses and is a frequent speaker on how to compete for top talent on a small business budget and how to best incorporate flexible resources into organizations to achieve a next level of growth. Prior to launching FlexProfessionals, she worked for 15+ years in strategic sales and marketing and project management, working with hi-tech products and services. During her professional career, she worked for Hewlett-Packard in information technology and then as a marketing and sales development manager for Networked Printing and Digital Imaging Hardware and Software Solutions. Ellen was also a senior consultant for Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) working for both the Washington D.C. and London-based consulting practices. She has worked and lived abroad and has traveled extensively. She is active in local school and community organizations. She studied Economics and History at Oxford University and has a BA in Economics, summa cum laude, from Boston College.