Getting Promoted Over Your Peers

In this episode, I interview Will Walker, the youngest senior manager at the quickly growing delivery start-up Roadie. We discuss imperative leadership that has been transformative in his own growth and advice on getting promoted over your peers.

 

In this LION 40 Podcast episode, Will Walker, the youngest senior manager at the quickly growing delivery start-up Roadie, discusses imperative leadership that has been transformative in his own growth and advice on getting promoted over your peers. If you enjoy this content, be sure to stay in touch with the best management and leadership strategy available by subscribing to “The LION 40” podcast on iTunes, Spotify, or IHeartRadio.

 

Will Walker, Senior Manager, Roadie

Will has developed marketing and sales strategies for the last 10 years. Most recently, he’s led marketing for crowdsourced delivery startup Roadie resulting in 5x growth in yearly revenue and a 2021 acquisition by UPS. He’s the youngest senior manager in the company and leads a B2B marketing team across digital and experiential marketing. Prior to Roadie, he managed demand generation for a variety of B2B technology companies at the southeast’s leading inbound marketing agency, Marsden Marketing. Since 2018, Will has also worked on a number of historic preservation projects across Georgia, including the complete restoration of Rockwell House in Milledgeville featured on Discovery+

 

 

 

 

 

Lion Leadership – an executive education company.

We coach and train leadership teams and mid-level managers so that people don’t quit because of bad bosses. Whether you need 1-on-1 coaching for yourself, a custom leadership academy for your company, off-site retreats for your teams, or just a few hours of morale-building, we are here to get your organization ready for what’s next. Natasha Ganem, Ph.D., is the founder and principal consultant.