< Back Joe Watson, Senior Advisor
Joe Watson is a Senior Advisor at Laurel Strategies and a nationally recognized author, media analyst, public speaker and business advisor. He is currently the CEO of Without Excuses, an organization that helps companies unleash the power of diversity to build their businesses. Joe served as Director of Personnel for Virginia Governor Mark Warner’s Transition Team with primary responsibility for the construction of Governor Warner’s Cabinet and senior staff. Prior to this work, he spent significant time with the Eastman Kodak Company, the Gartner Group and Robert Half International.