VisionIT CIO Amy Courter recently presented to the Meritor Inc. Women’s Business Resource Group (WBRG) speaker series at the company’s world headquarters in Troy, Mich.
In her presentation, “Navigating Your Career in Today’s Changing Workplace,” Courter provided guidance on leadership to help women advance their careers. Among her advice: embrace change, adhere to a philosophy of life-long learning and accept challenges as opportunities.
A two-star major general, Courter’s more than 30-year career in leadership positions includes roles as a former national commander of the United States Air Force Auxiliary – the Civil Air Patrol and management positions at Valassis, a $2.3 billion public marketing services corporation, including Vice President of Information Technology and Telecommunications. Today, she leads global IT initiatives at VisionIT, one of the largest IT companies headquartered in Michigan and one of the market’s fastest growing companies.
The mission of Meritor’s Women’s Business Resource Group is to create a sustainable environment of inclusion that excels in the career development, achievement, recruitment and retention of women.
Meritor, Inc., made up of more than 10,000 diverse employees in 19 countries, is a leading global supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking and aftermarket solutions for commercial vehicle and industrial markets. The company has more than a 100-year legacy of serving commercial truck, trailer, off-highway, defense, specialty and aftermarket customers in more than 70 countries.
VisionIT, Inc. is a global leader in the areas of information technology consulting, managed services, staffing and vendor management. For more than 15 years, VisionIT combines focus, agility, streamlined operations and the most talented IT professionals to deliver unmatched services to many Fortune 500 corporations and large government agencies. With 20 U.S. offices, personnel in 38 U.S. states, and global operations in Puerto Rico, Mexico and India, VisionIT operates FAST. To learn more about this growing technology leader visit www.visionit.com.