Strategic employee communications that lead
Fortune 500 companies through transformation

Lisa Brezonik

Interim CEO

Lisa Brezonik is a seasoned business strategist dedicated to fostering growth and success for individuals and organizations alike. With a diverse background spanning executive coaching, organizational consulting, and leadership roles in notable companies such as RBC Dain Rauscher and Room and Board, Lisa brings a wealth of experience to Pivot Strategies.

Her business, Brezonik Consulting, specialized in guiding clients across various industries before she transitioned to Salo, where she ascended to Chief Executive Officer after initially joining as Chief Talent Officer. Under her leadership, Salo experienced exponential growth, doubling in size through initiatives focused on consultant and employee engagement and national strategy execution, culminating in a successful acquisition by Korn Ferry.

Beyond her corporate achievements, Lisa is an accomplished author, having penned “Fire Yourself! Reignite your career and live your life with intention,” a guide for professionals navigating career transitions. Actively engaged in her community, Lisa serves on the boards of Bridgewater Bank and Kipsu while supporting numerous non-profits, including the Jeremiah Program and the Ann Bancroft Foundation. A dedicated mentor, she has volunteered with Menttium and continues to mentor professionals seeking guidance in their careers.

Professional Skills

  • Business Strategy
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Business Development
  • Fun Facts

    Loves to golf
    U of MN Gophers fan
    Live music fan

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    Lisa Brezonik in the News

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    Pivot Strategies selected as one of Minne Inno’s 2023 Fire Award Honorees

    MINNEAPOLIS (July 11, 2023) – Pivot Strategies, an internal communications and change management consulting agency, has been selected as a …

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