There are a few women in the business field who has been successful. There are a lot of reasons why women hold themselves back from being successful in their careers. There is also the problem of unequal pay and fewer opportunities for growth that make it difficult for women to move forward. But, there are also others who inspire others and have become a big name in the corporate world. Many women are holding the top positions such as Susan McGalla. She is a role model for women who want to achieve success.
Susan McGalla is the Director of the Strategic Planning and Growth for the large company the Pittsburgh Steelers. Also, she also runs her consulting business P3 Executive Consulting LLC that is based out of Pittsburgh. She started her career in the retail business working for Joseph Home Company for many years where she learned the business trade. After working there for over eight years from 1986 till 1994, she got a lucrative offer from American Eagle Outfitters. Here, she was the Divisional Merchandise Buyer for the Women’s clothing. Susan McGalla quickly climbed the ladders and was also the President of the company and it’s CMO. She was the one who was responsible for the launch of their 77kids and the aerie brands.
Susan McGalla resigned from American Eagle in 2009 and started her own consulting business. She is also on the board of the HFF Inc. she grew up with two brothers, and it is the reason why she never gave up and has always been competitive. She went to the Mount Union College and had a bachelor’s degree and Business and Marketing. She is also a part of the Board of Advisors for the same college. Susan McGalla wants to inspire women around the world to work hard to achieve their dreams.