Spring 2015 Distinguished Speaker Series
Date: Thursday, March 5, 2015
Time: 7:00- 8:00pm
Location: 431 Stearns Cente
Joan Cullinane is an alumni of Northeastern University holding both a MSME and BSME.
She has been in high-technology during her career working with Hewlett Packard, Digital, Sun Microsystems, and most recently Oracle.
Currently, Senior Director in Operations, supporting both the SPARC and Communication Global Businesses delivering hardware solutions from New Product Life Cycle to Hardware Release and End-of-Life Phases. Her team is globally dispersed as so is her supply chain supporting complex high-technology solutions. Prior to Oracle, Joan was the President of Velcro USA and prior to that held the position of VP of Operations for Velcro USA.
Most recently, Joan won the Manufacturing Leadership Award (ML100) for Supply Chain Leadership in 2014.
In 2013 Joan was awarded Silicon Valley Tribute to Women Leadership Award (TWIN) recognized in San Jose, CA.r
As true Boston alumni she has run the Boston Marathon four times during her career to bring her back close to Northeastern University in her spare time!