Meet the BlitzMasters
Andrea Sittig-Rolf, Chief BlitzMaster, president, and founder of BlitzMasters, helps sales organizations inspire change, maximize sales, and increase bottom line results. Business savvy and with a passion for people, she understands how to help salespeople be their best and has what it takes to inspire them. Andrea is a successful entrepreneur, author, frequent media guest, and sales trainer, and is in high demand as a speaker and workshop leader.More About Andrea >>
Katy has been bringing her energy and creativity to BlitzMasters since 2003. As "the BOM" (Blitz Operations Manager), Katy provides administrative support to the BlitzMasters and works alongside Andrea Sittig-Rolf at trade events. She has a Psychology degree and has worked for more than 25 years in the sales and marketing arena.
Katy lives in Palm Desert and has two grown children, a daughter and a son. In her spare time she enjoys, reading, singing, and walking in the southern California sunshine.More About Katy >>
Brian Rolf combines his strengths in project management with a background in sales and education. His experience in managing complex projects with many moving parts brings incredible value to the BlitzMasters team. Brian has a Bachelor of Science degree from Western Washington University and lives in the greater Seattle area with his wife, Andrea Sittig-Rolf.More About Brian >>
Karen Cooley combines her passion for sales management with an extensive background in educational training and coaching. Her energy and enthusiasm for professional development results in a dynamic and engaging presentation style. Karen has a Master's Degree in Education and over fifteen years of training experience.More About Karen >>
Carl's great sense of humor and his ability to simplify even the most tedious concepts make him an outstanding communicator, trainer, and leader. For over 25 years he has inspired teams around the world to achieve challenging goals; and during his 17+ year career at Microsoft as a salesperson, Sales Director and General Manager, he was known especially for his ability to build, coach, and motivate great teams. His broad experience ranging from leading worldwide sales teams at Microsoft to VP of Business Development for an SaaS startup makes the role of BlitzMaster a perfect fit.More About Carl >>
Leah Darby has worn many different hats: corporate employee, teacher/trainer, professional performer, and even Miss America Contestant! Her diverse background brings a wealth of experience to her role as a BlitzMaster. In the corporate arena, Leah worked at Bear Stearns and JP Morgan Chase, as well as for DMS Technology Services before transitioning into a training consultant for a professional communication skills consulting firm. Leah holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Oklahoma City University and continues to work as a professional freelance artist in addition to consulting and training. During her year of service as Miss Kansas, Leah had the privilege to speak to thousands of people, and was awarded the first ever Welcome Back Award (Destigmatization) by Eli Lilly, Co. Leah also collaborated with Lilly on a national campaign that included an appearance on The Today Show. Leah calls New York City home base, where she lives with her amazing dog, Mira.More About Leah >>