Jennifer Daniels is a bold and inspiring strategic leader, entrepreneurial growth adviser and ICF certified professional coach. She helps business leaders accelerate growth and innovation by infusing entrepreneurial approaches into leadership development, strategic planning, operations, marketing and sales.
Jen serves as President at Flying Laboratories®, a growth strategy consulting and leadership coaching company whose name was inspired by Amelia Earhart’s plane, dubbed "The Flying Laboratory," which she commissioned to advance aeronautical innovation. That same commitment to experimentation, continuous learning and entrepreneurial growth is what fuels Jen's passion for empowering and ennobling leaders to create, grow and lead on the fly.
Jen is also an adjunct professor at Georgia State University where she teaches entrepreneurship in the J. Mack Robinson College of Business. She chairs the advisory board for the Catholic Charities Atlanta Leadership Program which serves Catholic men and women who seek to grow spiritually and professionally as servant leaders. In addition, Jen is the President of Lax4Community, a 501(c)(3) organization that reduces barriers for youth players and their families to experience the sport of lacrosse. She’s a member of the innovation advisory board for Cherry Bekaert LLP’s Technology, Health and Industrial (THInc) specialty accounting practice, and is on the advisory council for TeachingEntrepreneurship.Org.
For over 20 years, Jen held progressive leadership roles in technology, process improvement, sales, marketing and innovation acceleration at GE. Most recently she was a commercial organization executive leading an intrapreneurial startup that provided management consulting services to GE's most strategic customers. Jen also served in sales and marketing executive leadership positions at ChoicePoint, USIS, and LexisNexis, and was co-founder of Slimpressions® with a patented line of women’s shapewear.
Jen earned her B.S. in Finance from the University of Maryland and MBA from Georgia State University. She and her husband, Frank, live in the Greater Atlanta Area where they create, grow and lead on the fly together as the blessed parents of 3 sons and 3 dogs.
- Coaching and advising business leaders to accelerate growth. transformation and impact
- Infusing lean, entrepreneurial growth approaches into leadership development, strategic planning & execution, operations, marketing, sales, culture and change management
- Curating & leading innovative, engaging & experiential workshops
- Designing and testing new business models, markets, channel strategies, product offerings and value propositions