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Argosy University, Washington DC Business Lecture Series Speaker to feature BEST45® creator, business leader and coach Sue Melone

Argosy University, Washington DC Business Lecture Series Speaker to feature
BEST45® creator, business leader and coach Sue Melone

(ARLINGTON, Va. – January 15, 2012)   Argosy University is pleased to present Sue Melone, President of Boldtrek as its first visiting lecturer in the Argosy University College of Business Speaker Series. Melone will speak about the “Best 45 Model,” designed to teach business leaders how to multiply the capability and performance of their businesses. The event is offered at no charge and will take place on February 7, 2012, from 3 – 5:30 pm, at the university’s Arlington campus. Advanced registration is required as seating is limited.

“Sometimes, just a few seconds can mean the difference between success and failure in business,” says Melone, a business leader and coach. Melone helps businesses deliver record-breaking results by providing professional consulting, executive coaching and training services to leaders and teams delivered with authenticity, commitment and zest.  Her unique style combined with over 25 years of leadership experience in the US Army and Fortune 500 companies has ignited soldiers, sales teams and machine operators to deliver results.  

Melone holds an undergraduate degree from Yale University and did her graduate work at the University of Maryland and Oregon State University.  She is the president of Boldtrek, Inc., a cutting-edge business performance improvement company based in Portland, Oregon.  Currently, she is on a mission to revolutionize the way leaders create extraordinary results by igniting what matters: the application of the bold, untapped talent in each of us.

For more information and to register, go to or contact Dr. Cindy Larson or Dr. Grace Klinefelter

Future events in the lecture series are as follows:

March 6, 2012        Brent Gleeson, President, Internet Marketing Inc
3 pm - 5:30 pm     Effective Internet Marketing and Social Media - what all businesses need to know about                                              integrative marketing.

April 3, 2012          Brent Peterson, Principal, The Work Itself / Fake “Work” Co-Author
3 pm - 5:30 pm     Driving business results through well planned strategy and execution.
                            People are working harder than ever and getting less done - it's called Fake Work; how to                                        turn it around in the workplace with strategy, alignment and execution.

May 1, 2012           Bill Tignanelli, Senior Vice President, The Federal Reserve Bank
3 pm - 5:30 pm      How current events impact the economy and resources to help business leaders understand                                           economic indicators in a changing economy and what to pay attention to in turbulent times.

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Argosy University (, with 19 campus locations in 13 states and its online program, is a private academic institution dedicated to providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs to students in a supportive learning environment where academic knowledge is enriched by the acquisition of interpersonal skills vital to success.  Argosy University has five colleges: Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Business, Education, Health Sciences and Undergraduate Studies.  With one of the largest communities of graduate students in the nation, Argosy University offers doctoral and master’s degree programs in Psychology, Business, Counseling and Education.  The institution also offers bachelor’s degree programs in Psychology, Business, Liberal Arts and Criminal Justice.  Degree level and programs offered vary by location. Argosy University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, California, 94501,  See for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

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