About

In a technology age and a sluggish economy, businesses need innovation and an entrepreneurial mindset to succeeded amidst increasing competition. 

Understanding how to drive innovation within an organization is key to staying competitive, whether it be through high-performing diverse teams, design thinking, or innovative trend forecasting. Entrepreneurially minded individuals will drive growth, by taking initiative, rising to the occasion and  tenaciously overcoming problems. But how do you create that culture within your organization? How to you take an idea to create a solution or a tangible product or benefits? Tara Scanlan has been trained to create such conditions in new or established enterprises. 

With over 10 years experience working in various retail settings, and several years working internationally to create economic development through marketing initiatives, Tara has what it takes to drive your business forward .

Culturally competent after spending 5 years travelling and working around the globe, Tara has professional insights into moving into European, Africa, Asian and Latin American markets. Not to mention how to bring international products into North America.   

Tara has extensive experience in product development, designing fashion products since the age of 12 and worked with Fair Trade organizations in Nepal as a product strategist.  In her Master's degree, Tara also gained skills in developing software and hardware products, and the necessary management in successfully launching technology projects.

Tara's specialization include: 

  • International Marketing
  • Product Development
  • Retail Management
  • Innovation
  • Entrepreneurship 
  • Economic Development 
  • Cross-Cultural Communication 

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