Gillie Watson

executive assistant to Encana Oil & Gas Chief Executive Officer in Denver

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about

Gillie Watson is an executive assistant to the Chief Executive Officer of Encana Oil & Gas in Denver, Colorado since June 2018.

With more than 40 successful years supporting senior executives in various roles, her extensive experience spans across many industries and states in the U.S. and Canada, in oil and gas, satellite imagery, electric, gas and nuclear utilities, homebuilding, a national bagel franchise and criminal justice systems in the States of Oklahoma and Colorado.  In her current role, she travels between offices in Denver, Calgary and Houston.

Over the course of her career, she has lead teams and administrative assistants and volunteered her time and talent to mentoring young assistants to help them achieve their career goals. 

She has held numerous leadership roles in chairing committees and fund-raising positions for Executive Women International. Gillie received her World Class Assistant Certification and Designation from Office Dynamics.  She has been recognized and awarded for her contributions in her various roles.  Her passion is continuing to work in her chosen career as an administrative professional.

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Session

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 | 2:15 – 3:30 p.m.

Let’s Get Serious: Intentionally Marketing Your Assets

Gone are the days where a quickly constructed resume is enough to tell your story. Your story is so much more than a sheet of paper! Joan Burge and Gillie Watson will teach you how to constantly cultivate and creatively communicate your personal brand. This isn’t just about getting a new job! Your brand spans a growing space including digital, social, and professional forums.

In this session, you will learn how to:

  • Define and create your brand
  • Market yourself
  • Use every platform to your advantage
  • Avoid common traps
  • Demonstrate your capabilities