Lisa E. Papp
Solar Energy Advisor
Lisa has 30 years’ experience in direct and retail sales, retail management, customer service, and marketing for organizations including Nordstrom, SAFECO Insurance, and the American Institute of Architects – Seattle Chapter. She managed Greetings, a retail card and gift store in Seattle with 3 locations where she hired, trained and managed staff, created gorgeous and memorable in-store displays, and led the sales effort. Under her management, sales for the flagship Greetings location increased over 20% in 1 year. She has received many commendations for her superior customer service.
She has worked for and volunteered with non-profit organizations in various sectors including the Northwest Community Housing Foundation, AIA Seattle, Pike Market Childcare, Green Lake Chamber of Commerce in Seattle (first as Board Secretary, then as Board President), and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Washington.
Her education includes coursework at University of Washington in English, Communications, Graphic Design, and Art History. She also studied Graphic Design, Advertising, Art Direction, and Copywriting at the School of Visual Concepts in Seattle. Ongoing business and personal development training includes: Dale Carnegie, Bradley Communications – Marketing and Public Relations for authors, publishers, professional speakers, The Shift Network, and Perry Marshall and Ryan Deiss for online and social media marketing training, and Toastmasters.
Lisa spearheaded the brand PracticalGratitude.com to help educate salespeople on how to connect with clients by using the gift of gratitude. Lisa thanks her parents, George and Maureen, and particularly her mother for raising her to understand how “please and thank you can move mountains”.
Planet Papp LLC is based in the picturesque and mellow town of Bellingham, Washington, north of Seattle. Lisa and her husband, James K. Papp, author, “Inquire Within–A Guide to Living with Spirit” and corporate executive, and their cat “Magic” are grateful to live and work in such a beautiful place.
Planet Papp LLC ~ P.O. Box 29017, Bellingham, WA 98228-1017