Mary Wolf, M.A., founder of Mary Wolf Enterprises, LLC,  has 30 years of experience with Fortune 500 companies leading the development functions in diverse corporate environments, including: Lexis-Nexis, Times Mirror Corporation, GE Astro Space, Foster Higgins (now Mercer Consulting), and Rhone-Poulenc, Inc. (now Rhodia).  MWE is dedicated to helping companies maximize talent to achieve business success.  She offers practical tools and techniques enabling leaders and managers to develop the skills and behaviors required for savvy business leadership.  All work is customized to ensure that they are relevant and have direct application to the organizational culture.

    MWE is committed to bridging the gap between knowing and doing and provides the practical solutions that are results-driven for bottom-line impact.

A clear path to business success is achieved through the alignment of human talent with company initiatives. These are accomplished using MWEs  many areas of expertise in the hiring process, leadership and management development, design and development of programs and curriculum in leadership and management, coaching, team development, change management, succession planning and high-potential employee identification, facilitation of the company’s mission, vision, and values, process improvement, and strategy consultation.

Mary has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal and the local Herald Tribune for her business perspective.  Her leadership of training and development initiatives landed Rhone-Poulenc on New Jersey Magazine’s list of Top 10 employers in the State. She has been the focus of business articles in the Manatee and Sarasota Herald-Tribune, and the Manatee and Sarasota Chamber of Commerce magazines.  Mary has been a guest on WIBQ’s Open for Business radio show.  In 1998, she served as an executive women’s delegate to China in the People to People International Citizen Ambassador Program.  Mary is listed in Who’s Who of American Women, Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals, Madison Who’s Who and is a member of the American Society of Training and Development, the Organization Development Network, the International Society of Performance Improvement, Society for Human Resource Management, the Human Resource Planning Group, The Management Development Forum, The World Future Society, and the International Coaches Federation. She is a frequent public speaker.  She is a member of the Board of Directors of PALS, Partners in Education Advisory Board. She served on the Board of Directors of West Central Florida Junior Achievement and Chaired its Board Development, and is past Chair of the Sarasota Chamber of Commerce’s Chamber University and sat on the Small Business Council, as well as a member of the Sarasota County Openly Planning for Excellence (SCOPE), Sarasota Economic Development Council, and active in many Sarasota professional groups. She was Membership Chair of the Greater Sarasota Coaches Alliance and served on the Board of Directors of PALS supporting the Sarasota School System.  Mary served as a member of Bright Ideas on the Suncoast (BIG).  She is co-author of ‘Speaking of Success’, with Jack Canfield, Stephen Covey, and Ken Blanchard.

Partial client list:

Abitar Contract Furniture

Acsys, Inc.

Ad-Vance Talent Solutions


American Arbitration Association

American Heart Association

American Reinsurance


Aventis Pharmaceuticals

Cengage Learning

Coastal Behavioral Healthcare, Inc.

FCCI Insurance Group

Florida Center for Child and Family Development

Greater Sarasota Area Chamber of Commerce

Hoffman-La Roche, Inc.

Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Karins Engineering Group, Inc.

L3 Communications

Leafy Bough Press

Lexis Publishing Company

Lockheed Martin Corporation

New England Machinery Inc.

New Jersey School Boards Association                        

Neopost USA

PALS of Sarasota


Remy Cointreu, USA

Saatchi & Saatchi

Sarasota School Board

School Readiness Coalition of Sarasota
Suncoast Workforce Board YMCA

TEVA Pharmaceuticals USA

The Zenith Insurance Company


Tropex, Inc.

Women’s Professional Network, CO

WQXR (radio station of The New York Times)

Zoni International Group