PMI Thumb Chapter November Dinner Meeting (11-08-2017)

Join us for the PMI Thumb Chapter Meeting - 11/08/2017

TOPIC: Avoid These Deadly Sins to Keep Your PMO Relevant

SPEAKER: Nicole Pettiway, Delphi


Today, more than 80% of organizations have one or more project management offices (PMOs), up from only 47% of organizations in 2000. However, stereotypical PMOs and their leaders, if fixated solely on control and consistent, one-size-fits-all process, are viewed as barriers to progress in this age of rapid change. Learn about the common deadly sins of PMOs and what to do about them to keep your PMO relevant.


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Nicole Pettiway is the Global IT PMO Manager at Delphi Automotive. At Delphi Nicole is focused on delivering stakeholder value through effective PMO services. Nicole has over 20 years of experience automotive, IT and government defense contract industries in various project management related positions. She has managed many large-scale, multi-million dollar web, software, database development, infrastructure, and multimedia training development projects, programs and portfolios at several Fortune 500 companies. Under Nicole’s leadership as PMO Manager at MOTOR Information Systems (a division of Hearst Corporation), MOTOR placed as a semi-finalist in the 2012 PMO of the Year Award and is featured in the global PM Solutions ( magazine.

When Nicole is not busy working with PMI to promote the project management discipline, she spends time volunteering for the We Build Character non-profit organization and teaching individuals financial literacy.


Meeting Location: Frankenmuth Bavarian Inn Restaurant, 713 S. Main Street, Frankenmuth, MI 48734

Dinner and Presentation: 6:00 - 8:00 PM, Speaker Presentation begin at 7:00 PM


Chapter Members  
     Dinner and Presentation* $25.00
     Attend Presentation $ 8.00
Non-Chapter Members  
     Dinner and Presentation* $30.00
     Attend Presentation $10.00
     Dinner and Presentation* $25.00
     Attend Presentation $ 8.00
Chapter Board Member  
     Dinner and Presentation* $20.00


Dinner Selections are:  Chicken Plate, Chicken Caesar Salad, Broiled Whitefish  *Dinner Registrations End Monday, prior to meeting,  at 11:00PM

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