If you live in the Twin Cities, you’ve probably heard of the Chief Connections Officer, Lonny Gulden. Lonny has over twenty five years of sales, sales management, marketing and recruiting experience in technology. Lonny’s expertise includes executive level selling to Fortune 1000 corporations, developing alternate channel sales models and advising corporations on information technology strategy and implementation. In 2007, Lonny launched his own firm, ChiefConnectionsOfficer.com, focused on the recruiting of professionals in all aspect of technology, providing training and consulting on LinkedIn, coaching professionals in job transition and speaking/consulting on the applications of social media to business.
An early adopter of Web 2.0, Lonny is now creating and sustaining online relationships to help businesses increase sales and expand their global presence. An avid social networker, Lonny has surpassed 13,000 LinkedIn first level connections and is among the elite of online networkers both in Minnesota and nationwide.
Mr. Gulden holds a Bachelor of Science degree from St. Cloud State University and has been active in a variety of community and civic organizations. He is married, with three children, and resides in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.