Our Executive Team

Concept One executives bring decades of top-level business leadership experience from a diverse range of industries and business functions to the company. With backgrounds in General Management, Human Resources, Marketing, Operations, Communications, Training and Development, and in-depth experiences working in a wide range of industries, with clients across the country, our team is able to “create solutions that get you results!”

Steven R Smith, SPHR/SHRM-SCP

Steve is a highly skilled HR consultant & talent management coach at Concept OneWith over 25 years of business leadership experience, Steven is a dynamic, forward-thinking senior executive with a history of advancing the mission of diverse companies from small businesses to Fortune 500 through expert direction of Human Resources operations.

He has consistently been recognized throughout his career for his ability to understand broader organizational needs and develop HR strategies and solutions to address internal challenges and demands while advancing long-term corporate goals. Steven has proven expertise across the HR spectrum, with specialized knowledge in strategic planning, leadership development, organizational design, talent management, process improvement, change management, and global employment initiatives.

With a strong background in operations and general management prior to his HR career, Steven brings rare cross-functional capabilities to the table that allow him to quickly contribute to and actively drive overall business success.

Lorraine Bossé-Smith, CPBA/CPMA

Lorraine offers HR & talent onboarding to businesses for improved productivityLorraine Bossé-Smith has over 25+ years experience in corporate America as a leader and change agent. She held key positions in multi-million dollar companies such as Vice President of Marketing, Marketing Director and Key Accounts Sales Manager. Since 1996, she has served a variety of clients nationwide as a senior partner and founder of Concept One.

She is known for her performance on and off the stage. She has the unique ability to engage her audiences (or clients) in a manner that empowers them to great heights both professionally and personally.

Lorraine is the author of 8 published books, has written for national magazines and newspapers, been a guest on live radio shows and appeared on live national television programs.

She is a Certified Professional Behavior Analyst (CPBA) and Consultant, Certified Professional Motivators Analyst (CPMA), Speaker, Executive Coach and Fitness Professional, listed in the 2000 Who’s Who of Entrepreneurs and the 2005 Who’s Who Among Female Executives. To learn more about Lorraine, visit her website –  LorraineBosse-Smith.

Contact Concept One by calling (623) 582-1578 or email us for more information on how to increase your HR productivity and improve talent management with our consulting services.