Core Values - How to Stay Out of the Headlines? Start With a Healthy Culture

Original Airdate: 
22 Mar 2018 1:00pm EDT

Multiple industries are mired in scandal and crisis, with steep consequences for individuals and organizations. What’s the root cause? And, what’s the best way to address toxic behaviors? Join Eagle Hill Consulting CEO Melissa John McCoskey in a discussion about why core values are at the heart of the problem—and the solution.

SMPTE Executive Members are invited to this opportunity to participate!

The toughest challenges. The most compelling opportunities. That’s the focus of these quarterly webcasts—available exclusively to SMPTE Executive Members and hosted by SMPTE Fellow and Eagle Hill Consulting Industry Executive John McCoskey. Together with invited experts, John will explore strategy, technology and management topics that are top of mind for you and your peers. The series will deliver news you can use on culture and core values, managing change, measuring and managing performance, and developing technology transition strategies. Take a closer look at the latest tools and techniques and hear working in the real world. In short, prepare yourself and your organization for success in 2018. 

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Guest Speaker: 
Melissa Jezior

In just 14 short years, Eagle Hill Consulting (EHC) CEO Melissa Jezior has built a management consulting firm that has twice been honored by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce with their Blue Ribbon Award for growth in a challenging economic environment and recognized by the Washington Post and Washingtonian as one of the best places to work.

The company provides services in the areas of strategy, organizational design, human capital transformation, and change management.  Eagle Hill stands apart because in a high-pressure, high-stress field, it keeps both its clients and employees happy. 

Melissa’s vision was to break away from the traditional management consulting business model – she wanted a more collaborative, family-driven type of consultancy. Under her leadership, the company is growing rapidly by blending the nimbleness and family-driven culture of a smaller firm with the approaches, methodologies, and capabilities of a larger firm has been paramount to the company’s success. Eagle Hill consistently hears from both clients and employees that the "unconventional consulting" we do out the best in our employees and delivers the best results for our clients. It’s a true collaboration. A collaboration Melissa fosters of intelligence and innovation.

Melissa attended the College of William and Mary, where she obtained her Bachelor of Business Administration. She is the mother of three young children and the wife of a military doctor.

Guest Speaker: 
John McCoskey

John McCoskey is Industry Executive – Technology, Media & Entertainment with Eagle Hill Consulting.

has more than thirty years of industry experience. Most recently, he served as executive vice president and chief technology officer with the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) where he led global technology strategy and policy that enabled members to navigate complex technology issues to their advantage.  

In addition to MPAA, McCoskey has held senior management positions at other non-profit, large for-profit corporate and startup organizations including Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), COMCAST and Discovery Communications. He holds two Master of Science degrees from Johns Hopkins University and earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Bucknell University.

Eagle Hill Consulting LLC is a woman-owned business that provides management consulting services in the areas of business strategy, organizational transformation, human capital transformation, process improvement, program management, and change management. Eagle Hill works with a range of public, private, and non-profit organizations in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area and across the nation. More information is available at