Women & Power

Janice P. Guy on the Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Mass.

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President, CEO, and founder of P3I (No. 33), a Hopkinton-based engineering and IT services firm launched in 2000; she also served as a Marine Corps officer for 18 years

 How would you describe your leadership style?

“Take care of my troops!” This is the number one leadership trait all Marines employ, and I brought it into my civilian career. The most important thing is to take care of your people.

 What advice do you give new college grads? 

Be realistic in your job expectations and salary, and get as much relevant work experience during college as possible. If available, take advantage of co-op opportunities.

View the 2014 Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts list.