Denise Reading

Denise Reading, Ph.D., President

Dr. Reading’s lifelong vision has been to close the talent gap by enabling businesses and organizations to become more innovative, more productive, and thus more profitable by investing in their most valuable resource, their people. Throughout her career as a record breaking sales representative with Proctor and Gamble, an award-winning fundraiser at Baldwin-Wallace College, as President of Cuyahoga Community College’s Corporate College, and, most recently, as the founder and President of Global Corporate College, Dr. Reading has been devoted to creating possibilities. Dr. Reading is committed to creating true partnerships to assist clients in achieving unprecedented levels of success and value creation.    

Global Corporate College is a consortium of colleges and universities that, in conjunction with several international partners, have created a vehicle to provide consistent workforce training and development for businesses not only across America, but throughout the world.

Dr. Reading received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Arkansas, her Master’s degree from Bowling Green State University, and her Ph.D. from Kent State University. She is credited as a highly successful fundraiser in higher education and regularly serves on Boards and Advisory Committees related to economic development, educational access, and the advancement of urban planning.