Leslie Rainwater brings over 25 years of experience in strategic communications, marketing, project management, and organizational development to our BrandExtract team. Her career spans a wealth of industries including oil and gas, travel, technology, financial services, academics, healthcare and HR.
She has held executive marketing and communications positions at Compaq Computer Corporation and System One Corporation, a subsidiary of Continental Airlines, as well as worked with teams in other Fortune 100 companies and fast-growing entrepreneurial firms. Passionate about internal communications, training and change management, Leslie directed her own consulting firm for 16 years before joining our team.
“Build a brand on a foundation of blatant honesty and it will stand for eons. Build it on something else and it will stand for nothing.”
At BrandExtract, Leslie helps projects progress towards the strategic vision and provides constant motivation to our internal team. She works with our clients to assess current business practices, define market position, articulate corporate culture and create integrated strategic marketing programs. Leslie has unrivaled experience in successfully launching new products, brands, and corporate initiatives.
Beyond her impressive professional career, this brand strategist is also a trained country western dancer, an enthusiastic gardener, fiber artist and classically trained singer.
- MS in Human Resource Management, Houston Baptist University
- BA in English and Music, University of Houston
Primary Area of Focus
- Brand Strategy
Training and Certifications
- Leadership in Action, Strozzi Institute