Trailblazer's Breakfast: Tana Greene


When you get the opportunity to learn from a POWERHOUSE like Tana Greene, it takes some time to soak in all the wisdom. 

I think I finally got my head around it, and came up with the most powerful learnings for me:

1.  Break the rules that aren't working for you.

2.  There are three levels of happiness:  Rock Stardom, Cultivating & Developing Your Personal Passions, & Serving Others.  Fulfillment received from the first two may be fleeting.  It's in the latter you find peace. 

3.  Drive, success, & goals are ageless.  Experience is priceless. 

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About Tana Greene

Tana Greene is an awarding-winning business owner, author and speaker.  

A recognized thought leader in her field, Tana co-founded and built a national staffing corporation that operates in more than twenty states and places more than 10,000 temporary employees in transportation and light industrial. Most recently she co-founded Blue Bloodhound an online marketplace revolutionizing the trucking industry by connecting qualified truck drivers with motor carriers posting immediate pay-by-the-run local and long-haul jobs throughout the United States

In her first book, Creating a World of Difference, Tana shares her philosophy and approach to business, which is to create a culture of engagement that results in high performance.  The Greene Group foundation, by the same name as the book, sets aside a portion of corporate profits to benefit employees of client companies.  This cause has become a driving force for cultural excellence.

Tana speaks to audiences not only about her approach to business, but her own life story and experience with domestic violence.  As a member of the Steering Committee to raise money for a new women’s shelter in Charlotte, she advocates on behalf of victims of domestic violence.  She currently appears in numerous television, radio and print awareness ads for the education of domestic violence in the state of NC.

Honors and recognitions include:

  • 2015, 2014 -  Largest Woman Owned Business in NC

  • 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2008, 2007 - Top 5000 fastest growing national companies INC Magazine

  • 2017, 2016 - 50 fastest growing woman owned companies American Express

  • 2016 – Top 100 Fastest Growing Firms American Staffing Association

  • 2016 – Best Places to Work Monster 

The Greene Group, doing business as StrataForce, Road Dog Drivers and Blue Bloodhound. In addition to growing her own corporation, Tana is an active member of Women President’s Organization and serves on boards for the Safe Alliance and The Employers Association.