She is a world-renowned expert on “fast adaptation” in complex environments, and a recipient of the prestigious Edward O. Wilson Biodiversity Technology Award. Her work has been featured in the New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today, The Guardian, and other leading publications. Costa also hosted a popular syndicated radio program, The Costa Report, and writes a weekly column, The Fix, for Newsmax.
Costa was the founder and CEO of one of the largest technology marketing firms in California, where she developed an extensive track record of introducing disruptive, bleeding edge technologies.
Yet she retired at the zenith of her career in Silicon Valley to tackle one of the biggest challenges in human history:
What causes leaders to make decisions which lead to failure and collapse…
…and how do we assure that we make better decisions in the future.