Nancy Lyons is a CEO, entrepreneur, and all around good human who speaks about the intersection of leadership, entrepreneurialism, technology, and people. Through her candid writing and speaking, she explores the many facets of life at work and champions human-centered approaches to business. Seeing work and the culture of work as the next economic frontier, she pushes the progressive boundaries of how we think about professional and personal lives.
Nancy has been locally and nationally recognized for her role as owner and CEO of Clockwork. She is co-author of Interactive Project Management: Pixels, People, and Process (New Riders, 2012) and author of the upcoming book, How to Win at Business by Being Nice to Humans.
A Few Highlights:Serves as the Chair of the National Board of Directors at The Family Equality Council, and is on the board of Marketplace’s parent org (Minnesota Public Radio/American Public Media), Open Twin Cities Advisory Board, and Giant Steps. Member of the Women’s Presidents Organization and the Minnesota Women’s Economic Round Table. Recipient of The Business Journal's '40 Under 40' and 'Women To Watch' awards and named the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s ‘Most Admired CEO - 2016’ award and the ‘Business Owner of the Year’ award from NAWBO-MN.
Let’s Do the Numbers!3 – Number of people in her immediate little family 4 – Number of partners she started her business with