Episode 55

December 1, 2023

Creating a People-Centric Culture That Supports the Dreams of the Doers w/ Orrin Klopper

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On this episode of The Professional Services Pursuit, Orrin Klopper, CEO of Netsurit, joins us to talk about his company’s unique approach to creating a people-centric culture that ensures employees and clients are engaged, happy and productive. Their Dreams Program helps team members identify their top 10 personal and professional goals each year – and helps to turn them into a reality. We discuss what a ‘Dream Book’ is, and Orrin shares how this concept changed, not only his business, but his life as well.

Other topics discussed in this episode include:

  • The inspiration behind Netsurit’s driving force - supporting the dreams of the doers
  • Why good leaders need to be good coaches and know what their teams aspirations are
  • The importance of aligning your cultures when going through mergers and acquisitions
  • Why it is critical to make connecting (in-person or virtually) a priority for your teams
  • How the authenticity of your culture improves your customer experience
Host

Banoo Behboodi

Vice President, Success Engineering

Banoo Behboodi is a 20+ year software and services leader with extensive experience executing change initiatives with oversight of Customer Success, Professional Services and Delivery and Consulting functions. Banoo’s earlier experiences with AT&T Mobility, Coca-Cola Company and Ernst & Young leading key transformational and compliance projects, provided the foundation needed to be an effective leader and a change agent with a customer first mindset. Banoo is passionate about driving continuous improvement through sharing best practices and empowering resources through technology and analytics to optimize performance and job satisfaction while driving business outcomes.

Host

Brent Trimble

Vice President, Value Engineering

Brent Trimble is a 15+ year agency leadership veteran who has led agency growth and operation initiatives. As Kantata's VP of Value Engineering and the Managing Director of Marketing Service & Agency Vertical, he specializes in mapping and improving agency workflows. Deploying market understanding and best practices, Brent helps agencies refine processes and staffing dynamics. He isolates key metric improvements resulting in faster revenue recognition and ultimately models performance impact. Before joining Kantata Brent held positions at Interpublic Group, Accenture, WPP, independent agencies and consulting firms.