The Paranet Group today announced that Kelly Lynn Rudy has been promoted from vice president of operations to president effective immediately. Founded in 1988, Paranet is a Wauwatosa-based professional organization for manufacturing company executives.
Paranet chief executive officer and owner Linda Kiedrowski will concentrate on strategic positioning and direction, while Rudy will be in charge of everything else, including programs, administration and the hiring of staff and group directors.
Rudy, who joined Paranet in 2008, earned her undergraduate degree at Loyola University in Chicago in 2005 and her MBA at Marquette University in 2010. In addition to providing Paranet program strategies, Rudy chairs two Paranet advisory groups, and is a certified DiSC behavior analyst/coach.
Rudy serves on the Boys & Girls Club Prodigy Board and the St. Aemilian (Saint A) Lakeside Friends Committee. She is also a past president of the American Marketing Association – Milwaukee Chapter; a development committee member of GPS Education Partners; a past committee member of Ronald McDonald House; and an active member of Westmoor Country Club.