Dana Kessler is a seasoned labor relations consultant with more than 30 years experience in Human Resources and Crisis Communication for a global fortune 500 company. Her proven track record of successful reputation management and adept handling of a variety of labor relation issues is a huge asset to the clients she serves. Experienced in company advocacy in dispute resolution, arbitration and complex contract negotiations, Dana can tackle your toughest labor and employment challenges.
She achieved recognized wins in a major union contract settlement for her company. Additionally, she improved management flexibility in meeting economic parameters at another key plant. Time and again, she has met business targets including economic and language requirements.
After her successful handling of some of the toughest arbitration cases, Dana developed a 1-day training program for senior leadership to improve arbitration results that was implemented in three plants.
With an earned degree in Communications and experience in Public Relations, Dana is able to bring keen listening skills to bear in interpreting the needs of both parties for truly successful negotiations.
She possesses deep expertise in the following areas:
Management / Union Relations
Crisis Communication Planning
Business Continuity Planning
When Dana is not at the negotiating table on behalf of her clients, she loves traveling, photography and spending time with her family, including her two grown children and two beautiful granddaughters.