Leadership Reimagined: Dawn Zier

Janice Ellig, CEO and founder of Ellig Group, sits down with real leaders in this series of game-changing conversations, bespoke to fellow champions of change. Heralded by Bloomberg Businessweek as one of “The World’s Most Influential Headhunters,” Janice is often consulted for her expertise and her commitment to gender parity, inclusion, and diversity.

Episode 3: A CEO on Fire: From Publishing to Wellness

Best known as CEO of Nutrisystem and for engineering the turnaround of the iconic brand, Dawn doubled revenues and increased profit and market cap by 5X during her tenure and pursued a multi-brand strategy leading to the sale of the Company to Tivity Health (Nasdaq: TVTY) in March of 2019.

Effective March 2019, she now oversees all divisions and operations for Tivity Health and serves on its Board of Directors, as well as the boards of Hain Celestial Group and Spirit Airlines. Earlier in her career, she spent time at AT&T and Chase before heading to Reader’s Digest (now Trusted Media Brands) and assuming global roles, including President of International. Over the course of her career she’s received numerous awards, including being recognized as one of the best CEOs nationwide and as an Entrepreneur of the Year. We are pleased to release this special episode with award-winning Dawn Zier!

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