Karen J. Frank
Darmic Consulting Services Inc.
As an accomplished senior executive with more than three decades of experience, Karen has held various leadership positions in a variety of industries while always maintaining a strong customer focus. She has been responsible for managing the day to day operations of a global business, including financial performance, corporate development activities, marketing, and overall business strategy. Under her direction she has consistently developed long standing relationships as a valued supplier and strategic partner to hundreds of businesses. She is known for having a “big picture” vision and persistence to invoke change and growth.
In addition to Executive Vice President and General Manager, Karen has held management roles in Business Development, Sales, Marketing, and Program Management. She is recognized as a senior executive responsible for and achieving exceptional results. Her innovative and cutting-edge ideas have resulted in a diverse record of achievements.
Karen was previously honored as one of Long Island Business News’ Top 50 Women, an award that distinguishes the most dynamic and influential professional women on Long Island. She also presently serves on the Advisory Boards for Stony Brook University’s Center for Corporate Education Women in STEM Leadership and the Clean Energy Business Incubator Program – CEBIP and HIA-LI.
Throughout her extensive career she has served as a coach and mentor, assisting young professionals in their career development. Additionally, she has been a featured speaker at industry and government conferences. She is also active in numerous community organizations participating in many fundraising activities throughout the year.
Karen graduated cum laude from CUNY-Brooklyn College with a B.S. degree in Accounting and Economics and a minor in Psychology. A mother of 2 adult children, she currently resides in Nassau County with her husband.