Ashley Tappan

Consultant – United States

Ashley Tappan possesses career expertise in an array of industries, including sports, television, customer service, sales, and leadership development. She has worked with business leaders to fulfill their visions across the globe for over twenty years. Among her clients is a manufacturing facility that went from “good” to “best-in-class” in execution and higher utilization, which resulted in customer service levels rising from 67% to 100%. Before joining Insigniam, Ashley managed, built, and led training in leadership and high performance at a competitive telecommunications company. She also worked for the world’s largest television shopping channel for four years in on-air sales where she helped grow a line of specialty travel accessories into a multimillion-dollar business. Ashley’s ability to develop and coach innovative programs that lead to unprecedented results has earned her several accolades, including recognition as a Rising Star and a Luminary of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association. Ashley attended Indiana University, where she received her B.A. while cycling competitively. Today, she is an active triathlete and coaches people to use their fitness as a tool for developing their leadership.

Awards and Recognition

  • Leader in Teamwork & Collaboration, Insigniam, 2016, 2017
  • Leader in Increasing Her Value, Insigniam, 2016
  • Innovation Award, Philadelphia Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association Chapter Board, 2015 Winner, Philadelphia-area LEAD award, Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association, for innovative leadership programs, 2013
  • Luminary, Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association, 2013
  • Rising Star, Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association, 2011
  • “Above and Beyond” Volunteer of the Year, Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter, 2010

Public Speaking and Service

  • Moderator, Jacksonville Women’s Leadership Forum, 2017
  • Global Chairperson, Healthcare Businesswomen Association’s Annual Conference, 2017
  • Global Chairperson, Healthcare Businesswomen Association’s Fit To Lead Affinity Group
  • Greater Jacksonville USO Council, 2017
  • National Co-Chair, Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association Leadership Conference, 2011
  • Member, Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter, 2010
  • President, Philadelphia Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), 2008-2009
  • Chairperson of a Philadelphia leadership development program, 2005-2007
  • Rotary Club Business Person’s Exchange Program Scholarship, 2002
  • Big Sister for Big Brothers Big Sisters, Philadelphia, 1997-2007

Thought Leadership Articles

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