Minding Your Business
Sue Tinnish, Ph.D., is a Senior Strategist at Minding Your Business. Minding Your Business (MYB) is a strategic agency that specializes in customized solutions that solve the most pressing strategic challenges impacting organizations and destinations today. Strategy is the cornerstone of all of our services. MYB works with client organizations by developing relevant, meaningful and sustainable approaches to strategic planning, branding, marketing/ communications strategies, development and sales/customer/member initiatives, plus helping organizations engage with their audiences through re-engineered meetings and events.
MYB has a 20+ year proven record of organizational transformation. Our work is rooted in research and evidence-based decision making. Dr. Tinnish works with clients on strategic planning, organizational change and business innovation.
Formerly, Dr. Tinnish served as the dean of the Kendall College School of Hospitality Management and the International School of Business. As Dean, she oversaw and managed all aspects of the Schools including faculty and curriculum selection, assessment and program direction. She served as a member of Kendallís academic leadership team. Initially joining Kendall as a faculty member, Dr. Tinnish taught courses on leadership, organizational behavior, sustainability, meeting management and human resource.
She is a highly regarded thought leader in the hospitality industry. Dr. Tinnish is a frequent speaker at industry conferences. Some of her recent publications include: Embedding Sustainability into a Hotel: One leaderís view of the creation of a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program, co-written with Dr. Kevin Lynch appearing in Sustainable Hotels: Exploring the Opportunities for Value Creation, Greenleaf Publishing, 2016. Also appearing in the same book is her chapter, A Strategic Decision Framework for Hotel Managers Embarking on a Sustainable Supply Chain Management Initiative. She also contributed two chapters (Designing the Meeting Experience and Strategic Meetings: Aligning with Organizational Priorities) to Professional Meeting Management: A Guide to Convention, Meetings and Events, 6th edition.
Dr. Tinnish earned her PhD from Benedictine University in Lisle, Illinois. She holds an M.B.A. with a concentration in finance and marketing from University of Chicagoís Booth School and a B.S. in communication studies from Northwestern University.Please visit http://www.myb.net for more information.
Dr. Tinnish can be contacted at 312-870-7155 or firstname.lastname@example.org