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Thursday, 15 September 2016 20:46

Influencing Business Partners

Presented by: Mary Loomas (Intel)

Intel is the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue ($55B in 2015). The company develops advanced integrated digital technology products, primarily integrated circuits, for industries such as computing and communications. Intel has over 100,000 employees worldwide.

Business Partnering: Providing business partnership and influence to maximize profitability

  • Getting a seat at the table – adding value to your business partner
  • How to use internal and external acumen to influence your business
  • Balancing breadth of knowledge with depth of knowledge
  • Rotation programs to provide perspective and growth


Mary Loomas leads Intel’s Global Revenue team responsible for revenue forecasting, accounting, and risk management.  Prior to this role, Loomas led a financial planning transformation and system implementation program for Intel.  Loomas started at Intel in 1994 and has held many finance & IT roles, including Finance Information Systems Director, SAP G/L Implementation Program, Corporate Marketing Controller, Cost Manager, and Technology Development Finance Manager.  Loomas left Intel in 2004 and started her own artisan chocolate company in 2005.  Mary returned to Intel in 2011 to run the Financial Planning transformation.  Mary has a BA in Management Science from UC San Diego and an MBA in Finance from LMU. Mary has 2 boys, 12 and 15.  Outside of work, Mary enjoys road trips with her kids, tennis, cycling running, and wine tasting.

Event Details


October 20, 2016 (Meetings on 3rd Thursday)


8:30 - 9:00 am - Sign In
9:00 - 10:15 am - Presentation
10:15 - 10:30 am - Break, Chapter Announcements
10:30 - 11:30 am - Presentation continued


Standard Insurance Building
900 SW 5th Ave, Portland, OR 97204
Lower-Level Auditorium
(Take escalator at entry, down one level)


Free for Members!
$15 for Non-Members
$5 for Students with valid student ID
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