Kate McEnroe Consulting is a sole proprietorship founded in 1993 as a full-service location selection and economic development consulting firm. Kate’s MBA from The Wharton School and background in staff and line management positions gave her a solid foundation and the skills to become an entrepreneur with a successful consulting practice. She focuses on the geographic and market position strategies and tactics that support the aspirations of companies, communities and individuals. By sharing direct insights and offering flexible approaches, Kate ensures that clients gain a better understanding of their strengths and their options, and that they are better equipped to take immediate and long-term action to improve their place in the world. Over the years, her corporate clients have included leaders in healthcare, business services, telecommunications and metals industries along with family-owned enterprises and membership associations. She is an expert in coaching economic development organizations through a process of designing high impact business cases for workforce assets, optimizing marketing resources and applying data visualization principles to the task of marketing places. She is currently using her expertise to create content designed for students, parents and their advisors that will enable them to make effective education and career choices. Kate believes in the power of continually learning and has completed training with David McCandless, Edward Tufte and Stephanie Evergreen of the Evergreen Academy on data visualization. She is also trained in Mindfulness Meditation and is a Narrative Coach Core Practitioner. She is currently completing certification requirements in Strategic Doing and AEM Cube Team Dynamics Assessment.