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Businesswoman and entrepeneur Susan McGalla

Susan McGalla is the former president of a nationally recognized retail clothing chain; American Eagle Outfitters Incorporated. She is also the former chief executive officer of another nationally recognized retail store; Wet Seal Inc. She is a former trustee of the University of Pittsburgh and is a executive consultant from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

 

Susan grew up with her two older brothers in East Liverpool, Ohio. She is the daughter of a local foodball coach and the wife of a wealth manager. Susan received her bachelor’s degree in business and marketing from Mount Union College. She currently serves on the board of advisors for Mount Union College.

 

Susan feels that growing up with brothers and a father who was a coach enabled her to not view her gender as a hinderance. She has been employed in predominantly male roles and excelled. Her abilty to see people for their qualifications rather then their gender has made her a sought after businesswoman. Her hard working nature enabled her to be promoted to leadership positions that influenced sales while she was employed with American Eagle. Susan had various management roles within American Eagle Outfitters. She was initially hired as the divisional merchandise purchaser for women’s clothing then she held the position of Chief Merchandising Officer for the entire company and was personally responsible for overseeing the launch of Aerie and 77kids brand clothing.

 

In 2009 Susan left American Eagle Outfitters to become a private consultant in retail and investment industries. In 2012 Susan McGalla founded P3 Executive Consulting. The Pittsburgh Steelers have hired her as their V.P of business strategy.

 

Find out more about Susan McGalla:

http://www.bloomberg.com/research/stocks/people/person.asp?personId=10051123&privcapId=332273

PRNewswire Article Recap

Norman Pattiz is the founder and CEO of PodcastOne. The Forbes magazine in a four-page feature celebrated him. He is also the founder of Westwood one which under his leadership became the leading provider of entertainment news, sports news and traffic programming to the Broadcast Industry in America.

President Clinton appointed Pattiz in 2000 to serve on the Broadcasting Board of Governors of the United States of America. President Bush reappointed him in 2002 for the same position. Towards the end of 2012, Pattiz launched PodcastOne. The company became the leading distributor/producer in audio programming within a short period. By today he has hosted an outstanding line-up of celebrities and brands.

The PRNewswire article dated 1st March 2017 reported how Former WWE star Scott “Raven” Levy brought his infamous raven effect move to podcast one – the largest advertiser supported podcast network in America. The Executive Chairman Norman Pattiz and PodcastOne host Chris Jericho announced. The podcast raven effect will feature discussions about conspiracies, pet peeves, current events, pop culture, politics and other topics.

Some episodes will feature enemies and friends who will bring great conversation of the number one self-proclaimed idiot, Raven. New episodes will be found every Monday on iTunes, the PodcastOne app, and PodcastOne.com.

The Founder and Executive Chairman Norman Pattiz of PodcastOne said that the host Chris has mastered how to balance wrestling content with other interesting topics shows. He said he expects Raven to have the same effect on PodcastOne.

Jericho, the host, also said he was excited to have The Raven Effect on his network. He reported he has known Raven for many years and described him as an intelligent, sarcastic, funny, and most importantly entertaining. He added that is what the network is all about and promised other new shows are on the way.

The Jericho network launched in July 2016 and has ended up debuting new podcast series frequently. Some of the shows are paranormal-centered Beyond the Darkness, Killing the Town with Storm & Cyrus, Keeping It 100 with Konnan and pop-culture based Team Tiger Awesome.

The link of listening to the show is http://www.podcastone.com/the-raven-effect.

Read more: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/podcastone-chairman-norman-pattiz-announces-launch-of-wwe-star-scott-levys-raven-effect-on-the-network-300416486.html