Managing Director and IBS Global Consulting, Inc.
Meet Tonya McNeal-Weary, a dynamic force in international trade and business consulting. As a proud member of the International Trade Council, Tonya's journey has been a testament to her unwavering commitment to expanding businesses worldwide through her innovative consultancy, IBS Global Consulting, Inc.
Tonya's journey began with an eye-opening experience during her MBA studies, where a study abroad program in China transformed her perspective on global business. This pivotal moment led her to establish IBS Global Consulting in 2009 while pursuing her graduate studies.
Equipped with an Executive Diploma in Management Consulting from France's Grenoble Ecole de Management, an MBA in International Business from Walsh College, and a bachelor's degree in marketing from Davenport University, Tonya has fortified her skills. She holds the prestigious titles of Accredited Management Consultant (AMC) and Certified Small Business Consultant, showcasing her expertise.
A visionary leader, Tonya launched the Women Going Global initiative under IBS Global Consulting. This groundbreaking endeavor empowers women entrepreneurs globally, aiding them in navigating international trade waters. Her mission to elevate women's economic empowerment through international business underscores her commitment to societal progress.
Tonya's trail of accomplishments shines brightly. Recognized as "100 Successful Women in Business," "Exceptional Women of Excellence," and "Women Making a Powerful Difference," she's a true trailblazer. Her global impact earned her the Most Distinguished Award of Excellence from the Egyptian government and a spot among the "10 Top Entrepreneurs to Follow in 2020" by MSP News Global.
Tonya's insights reveal the evolving landscape of consulting services. Globalization and regulatory changes have reshaped demands, emphasizing the importance of internationally oriented consultancy. The current marketplace's unpredictability poses a common challenge, making adaptability and innovation paramount.
Tonya envisions the consulting industry embracing digital transformation, assisting businesses in navigating emerging technologies like AI, data analytics, and automation. The COVID-19 pandemic propelled remote work and virtual collaboration, reshaping consulting services' delivery and enhancing accessibility and cost-effectiveness.
Beyond her professional endeavors, Tonya indulges in movies, travels, and relishing quality time with her family. Her multifaceted interests mirror her ability to approach life with zest, offering a well-rounded perspective.
Tonya McNeal-Weary is more than a consultant; she's an architect of global growth, a mentor, and a beacon of empowerment in the consulting sphere.