Oliver Yarbrough, PMP®, is a speaker, author, trainer, and leading expert in project management, PMP® Exam Prep, and growth strategies to raise competitiveness.
After a highly productive corporate career that took him from the halls of corporate America to assignments in the Middle East and beyond, Oliver combined his diverse B2B marketing, sales, and project management experience in order to empower organizations and professionals to build relationships faster, shorten sales cycles, execute projects better, and increase profits.
He offers fresh insights and encourages his audiences and clients to take action with a captivating, entertaining, and down-to-earth style. He shares with them his hands-on experience building and managing professional relationships for some of the largest companies in the world, including Lucent Technologies, Staples, and Sprint, along with his own successful business ventures.
Oliver holds a master's degree from the F. W. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College (MBA program ranked #1 in entrepreneurship for 25 consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report). He is a former board member of the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), as well as the National Contract Management Association (NCMA), Atlanta chapter. Additionally, he has been featured in "People on the Move" in the Atlanta Business Chronicle.
Today, he is an active member of the Project Management Institute (PMI®). Oliver is also president of BOBCAT Academy. He can be
found on LinkedIn and on Twitter.
Organizer of Alliance Procurement Fairs; President at ShoWorks, Inc.
GC Reporter at McGraw-Hill Construction
President at American Business Women’s Association – Douglas County Chapter; President at Avolon Accounting & Business Services, LLC; Controller at StomperNet, LLC
President at Positive Press Consulting
Career Development and Advising at Georgia Gwinnett College
Director of Human Resources at GreenbergFarrow
Rita Wilson Harris, SPHR, MBA
Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Metro Atlanta Business Network
President at West Cobb Business Association; Owner at Team Torella Realty
Owner at CyntCoding Health Information Services
Cynthia Brown, MBA, RHIT, CCS