ROCKLAND, Maine — Dream Local Digital continues its growth plans, promoting Lesa Berard to People Operations Manager. Lesa is based in the company’s headquarters in Rockland, and will be leading the effort in recruiting and developing new Dream Team members.
During this time of significant growth for Dream Local Digital, the People Operations role will be critical in maintaining the startup culture of the company while also scaling-up the team size significantly; in an employee-oriented, high performance culture that emphasizes empowerment, quality, productivity, efficiency and standards; goal attainment.
Lesa started her career as Senior Purchasing/Sourcing Agent for L.L.Bean. Since then, she has owned and operated a small business. Over the last year she has worked for Dream Local Digital first as the Client Services Manager and more recently as a Business Portfolio Growth Strategist. She is a 1995 graduate of the Johnson & Wales University-Providence with a bachelor’s degree in Direct Marketing.
Dream Local Digital, Shannon Kinney“Lesa is a go-getter who consistently leads by example in our #honeybadger culture. She has worked with our clients and our partners on a daily basis putting their needs first making sure that they have a first class experience with Dream Local Digital, while also driving company growth. She works with our Dream Team members each day to assist them in producing their best work. While we interviewed a lot of candidates, there was no better choice for us than to promote within for this critical role in our company. I’m proud to work with Lesa to ensure the successful growth of our culture and our team” – Shannon Kinney, Dream Local Digital Founder & Client Success Officer
Dream Local Digital, Lesa Berard, said in a press release, “I am thrilled for this amazing growth opportunity on the Dream Team. This is a challenging, yet exciting role, in which I get to continue to work and grow with a fabulous group of #honeybadgers. Maintaining the #honeybadger culture while scaling up the team size significantly and promoting an environment in which empowerment, creativity and growth thrive, is one that I am ready to tackle!”
Lesa lives in South Thomaston, and will be working in our HQ office helping Dream Local Digital serve clients in the local area and nationwide.