Business humorist Courtney Berg believes in the passion of business owners. She has more than 30 years of human resources and operations management experience, with for-profit and not-for-profit companies ranging in size from a family-owned furniture store to a national insurance corporation. Her experience includes front-line supervision to executive level positions in both human resources and operations. Courtney founded CourtSide® to help business owners put human resources and management processes in place to increase the organization’s effectiveness. Courtney was appointed to the Colorado Small Business Council by Governor Hickenlooper. She has also been a Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce Chamber Champion and a Denver Business Journal “Outstanding Woman” nominee. She was featured in “How to Conduct Annual Employee Reviews” in Inc. Magazine. She holds the Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) designation from the HR Certification Institute.