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Linda  Leikness

Linda Leikness
Chief Operations Officer
Deltanoid Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

1603 Monroe Street, 2nd Floor
Madison, WI 53711

Career Clusters / Help Topics:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Business Management and Administration

Linda Leikness, is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Management Accountant, who has held a variety of positions including in public accounting, with a Fortune 500 company, doll company, and in biotechnology. In 2001 she was asked to help start-up a pharmaceutical development company which develops drugs to treat a variety of diseases. She also serves on several boards of directors of both for profit and not-for-profit organizations.

All businesses need accountants, from professional football teams to technology companies to not-for-profits. Learn why accountants are many times promoted into management positions and are ideally suited to start their own companies in a variety of industries. The possibilities are endless when you start with accounting knowledge. (Running Time - 23:29)