Gia Lyons has been developing, providing consulting services for, or selling socio-collaborative solutions since 1996. She spent four years as a collaborative application instructor and developer, another eight years as a socio-collaborative technical specialist and evangelist, serving large organizations in the Americas for IBM.
Gia joined Jive Software in June 2008 as a strategic consultant. She crafts custom-fit Jive Social Business Software adoption implementation strategies for her clients’ employees, partners, and customers. Lately, she’s worked with clients in the health care, life sciences, high tech, and telecomm industries to design and implement employee, channel, brand, support, and partner communities. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Organizational Communication from the University of Tulsa.
Gia’s specialties include mad presentation and persuasion skills; the art of teaching others how to adopt business networking and collaborative behaviors; and the ability to craft delightful solutions that solve real business problems.