Molly Lapekas

Proven, practical designer of business process applications that work in real-world situations. Molly’s experience and methodologies deliver business solutions crafted with a solid conceptual framework, and tools that are smart, scalable, and on budget.

Employment and Project History  

Great Minds, Inc.

Washington, DC

KIPP-Wheatley Text Studies
Consulting Project Coordinator,

  • Tracked content from creation through ultimate publication.
  • Alerted key stakeholders to critical path issues.
  • Strategized to solve process disconnects and streamline workflow.
  • Maintained communications with talent resources across multiple states.

Silverchair Information Systems

Charlottesville, VA

Consulting Project Coordinator,

  • Improved processes and tools used to import and upload client publications at Silverchair Information Systems.
  • Provided analyses and recommendations to strategically improve the client-facing tool, “Zipline,” for loading and publishing content.
  • Gathered information about current content-loading processes and tools before mapping out ideal workflows to meet Silverchair’s business goals.
  • Interviewed and shadowed more than 35 individuals from in-house staff and key clients.

Color Tomorrow

Charlottesville, VA and London, UK

Junior Project Manager, Marketing and business development consultancy

  • Assisted with business process design, custom software design and development, facility design, marketing and advertising for various client projects.
  • Developed multi‐media iPad demo applications for the US Navy.
  • Awarded primary responsibility for rapid launch of a new £600,000 (budget) London‐based profit center that has been consistently profitable and grosses £2 million per year.
  • Developed, produced and directed successful TV commercials for national broadcast in the UK and regional broadcast in the US.
  • Sole responsibility for development and production of multi­‐media training materials and marketing presentations.
  • Assisted with print, television, web and Google pay­‐per­‐click marketing and advertising campaigns.


Charlottesville, VA


  • Designed and developed a suite of custom client-­server/iPad applications used for multi‐location point‐of-sale precious metal valuation and end‐to­‐end business process management.
  • Organized and launched 14 “We Buy Gold” retail locations for the purchase of scrap gold jewelry.
  • Hired, trained and managed 35 employees at 14 locations in four states.
  • Recruited and developed a talented, dynamic management team.


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