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JAY ABRAHAM

Founder and CEO of the Abraham Group

Jay Abraham is recognized as one of the world’s most successful/impactful marketing strategists, business innovators, entrepreneurial advisors/mentors, and masters of “revenue and performance enhancement and acceleration.” He has spent the last 25 years solving problems and significantly increasing the bottom lines of over 10,000 clients in more than 400 industries worldwide. And he’s studied and solved almost every kind of sales/marketing/competitive-edge question, problem, challenge and opportunity. Jay’s ability to increase business income, wealth and success by uncovering hidden assets, overlooked opportunities and undervalued possibilities has captured the attention and respect of CEOs, best-selling authors, entrepreneurs and marketing experts.

 

JOHN MAXWELL

Internationally renowned leadership expert, coach, and author who has sold over 21 million books.

John C. Maxwell is an internationally renowned leadership expert, coach, and author who has sold over 21 million books. Dr. Maxwell founded EQUIP and the John Maxwell Company, organizations that have trained more than 5 million leaders in 174 countries. Every year he speaks to Fortune 100 companies, international government leaders, and organizations such as the United States Military Academy at West Point, the National Football League, and the United Nations. A New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Business Week best-selling author, Maxwell's The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership has sold more than 2 million copies. Developing the Leader Within You and The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader have each sold more than 1 million copies.

 

DR. MARSHALL GOLDSMITH

Voted the World's #1 Leadership Thinker by Harvard Business Review

He is the million-selling author or editor of 31 books, including the New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestsellers, MOJO and What Got You Here Won't Get You There - a WSJ #1 business book and winner of the Harold Longman Award for Business Book of the Year. His books have been translated into 28 languages and become bestsellers in eight countries. At the Thinkers 50 Conference (sponsored by Harvard Business Review) in London - Marshall Goldsmith was recognized as the Most Influential Leadership Thinker in the world. Along with being named the #1 Leadership Thinker, Marshall was listed as the #7 Greatest Business Thinker in the world..

 

BRENDON BURCHARD

#1 New York Times Bestselling Author and America's High Performance Coach

As one of the most in-demand trainers of our time, Brendon has shared the stage with the Dalai Lama, Sir Richard Branson, Tony Hsieh, Tony Robbins, Wayne Dyer, Stephen Covey, Deepak Chopra, David Bach, John Gray, Jack Canfield, Tim Ferriss, and more. His clients include entrepreneurs and executives from 60+ countries and his advice and training has been sought by Accenture, Alcoa, Amazon.com, The United States Naval Academy, and 34 or the top 50 universities in the world. Anderson Cooper calls Brendon an expert in "helping people hone their message and get the word out" about important causes and ideas that can change the world.

 

DANIEL H. PINK

Bestselling Author on The Changing World of Work

Daniel H. Pink is the author of five provocative books- including the long-running New York Times bestsellers, A Whole New Mind and Drive. His latest book, To Sell is Human, is a #1 New York Times business bestseller, a #1 Wall Street Journal business bestseller, and a #1 Washington Post nonfiction bestseller. Dan's books have been translated into 34 languages. He lives in Washington, DC, with his wife and their three children.

 

FRANCES HESSELBEIN

Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient, Former CEO, Girl Scouts of the USA

One of the most highly respected experts in the field of contemporary leadership development, Frances Hesselbein is the President and CEO of The Frances Hesselbein Leadership Institute, founded as The Peter F. Drucker Foundation for Nonprofit Management and renamed in 2012 to honor Hesselbein's legacy and ongoing contributions. Mrs. Hesselbein was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the United States of America's highest civilian honor, in 1998 for her leadership as CEO of Girl Scouts of the U.S.A. from 1976-1990, as well as her service as "a pioneer for women, volunteerism, diversity and opportunity." Her contributions were also recognized by the first President Bush, who appointed her to two Presidential Commissions on National and Community Service.

 

VISHEN LAHKIANI

Passionate Leader of Global Change

Vishen Lakhiani, founder of MindValley, is driven by 3 things: hacking the global education system by spreading enlightened ideas, creating entrepreneurs who push the human race forward and contributing $1 billion to charitable causes via the Mindvalley Foundation in his lifetime. As a highly successful entrepreneur, the methods to his madness have made him one of the most sought after speakers in the world of internet business building and company culture. He's shared the stage with Tony Robbins, Sir Richard Branson, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Noble Prize winner and former State President of South Africa, F. W. de Klerk, Stephen Covey and other luminaries.

 

VERNE HARNISH

Founder EO and Venture Columnist Fortune Magazine

Verne is founder of the world-renowned Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) and chaired for fifteen years EO's premiere CEO program, the "Birthing of Giants" and WEO's "Advanced Business" executive program both held at MIT. Founder and CEO of Gazelles, a global executive education and coaching company, Verne has spent the past 30 years educating entrepreneurial teams. The "Growth Guy" syndicated columnist, he's also the Venture Columnist for Fortune magazine. He's the author of Mastering the Rockefeller Habits which is endorsed by over 100 CEOs of mid-size companies.

 

 

A. DRAYTON BOYLSTON

Founder and CEO, The Executive Coaching University

Drayton Boylston is the Founder and CEO of The Boylston Group of Companies, which includes The Executive Coaching University- The Global Leader in Executive Coaching Training™, CareerTraining Programs.com, and the Rescue Institute. He is an internationally respected Executive Coach, Trainer, Speaker, Author, and Mentor. He has demonstrated his innate leadership skills time and again having risen to the highest levels in corporate America, as well as in civic organizations.

 

AGO CLUYTENS

One of The World's Foremost Experts On "Winning The Complex Sale" - Selling high end professional services to CxOs in the Fortune-500

Ago Cluytens is an experienced management consultant, coach and trainer, and Practice Director EMEA at RAIN Group. He specialises in helping organisations and individuals succeed in making complex, high-end sales to senior decision makers and CxOs in the Fortune-500.
As a former management consultant with "Big 4" professional services firms Ernst & Young and Arthur Andersen, Ago has years of first-hand experience selling to the C-suite. He has worked with dozens of C-level executives as a management consultant and advisor.

 

Aileen Gibb

An internationally-known coach and facilitator of leadership

An internationally-known coach and facilitator of leadership, team and organizational growth, Aileen Gibb grew her practice in the fuel industry to work worldwide with a wide range organizational cultures. Her publications include Being Coached and Being a Leader. For over 15 years, she has inspired, stretched and stimulated the future by equipping people to step beyond their known horizons and unleash new possibilities for success.

 

ANDREA LAGES

Executive coaches and founders of the International Coaching Community

Andrea Lages is an executive coach, author, consultant, and widely experienced coaching trainer. Andrea is co-author with Joseph O'Connor of two books on coaching: Coaching with NLP and How Coaching Works. Together, Andrea and Joseph are directors of Lambent, UK, and are licensed through Paul Ekman International to deliver trainings, and they are trainers of Paul Ekman's work on deception and emotions

 

ANDREW NEITLICH

Author, Guerrilla Marketing for Coaches; Founder & Director, Center for Executive Coaching

Andrew Neitlich is the Founder and Director of the Center for Executive Coaching, and ICF-accredited ACTP that trains the highest-level professionals from around the world to be leadership- and executive-level coaches. He is also the author of Guerrilla Marketing for Coaches (with Jay Conrad Levinson), The Way to Coach Executives, and Elegant Leadership: Simple Strategies, Remarkable Results. Andrew received his MBA from Harvard Business School. He has a full coaching practice, with a focus on leaders in technology, healthcare, professional services, and complex non-profit organizations.

 

ANN BETZ

Co-founder, BEabove Leadership and CTI Faculty and Neuroscience Consultant

Ann Betz, CPCC is the co-founder of BEabove Leadership, and an international speaker and trainer on the intersection of neuroscience, coaching, and human transformation. Ann serves as the neuroscience consultant to the Coaches Training Institute and is a popular author on coaching and the brain as a contributor to Choice Magazine, Coaching at Work, and other coaching and HR publications. Ann and Karen Kimsey-House are co-authoring a book for publication later in 2013, with the working title Being Co-Active: The power of integration on life and leadership.

 

BARRY POSNER

Most Trusted Source for Leadership Development

Barry Posner is the Accolti Endowed Professor of Leadership at the Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University He has been named as one of the nation’s top management and leadership educators by the International Management Council and recognized as one of the Top 50 leadership coaches in America, and ranked among the Most Influential HR thinkers in the world by HR magazine.

He is the co-author of the award-winning and best-selling leadership book The Leadership Challenge. With over two million copies, FAST COMPANY ranked it among the top dozen books of 2012, and it has been listed as among The Top 100 Business Books of All Time.

 

BRIAN UNDERHILL

Inspiring Leader to High-Impact Executive Coaches

Dr. Underhill has spent 13 years screening executive coaches worldwide and has the scars to prove it! Hear the “behind the scenes” stories from building a pool of over 800 coaches in 43 countries to serve multinational corporations’ executive coaching requests. Brian has personally traveled to all continents meeting over 400 of these coaches personally, in building and managing coaching pools for worldwide brands such as Dell, Microsoft and American Express.

 

DAMIAN GOLDVARG

Global Leader on Leadership Development

Damian Goldvarg Ph.D, MCC, has twenty years of experience in executive assessment and coaching, leadership development, talent management, facilitation, strategic planning, and team building. Originally from Argentina, he has extensive experience working with people from different cultures and social backgrounds. He has worked with individuals and organizations in over forty countries, offering services in English, Spanish, and Portuguese. He is the Global President of the International Coach Federation.

 

DARREN HARDY

Darren Hardy is the visionary force behind SUCCESS magazine as its Publisher and Founding Editor

The chair once occupied by Orson Swett Marden, W. Clement Stone, Napoleon Hill, and Og Mandino is where SUCCESS Publisher & Editorial Founder Darren Hardy now sits. Darren has been a leader in the personal development industry for seventeen years, having led two personal development based television networks–The People's Network (TPN), and The Success Training Network (TSTN)-producing and launching more than 1,000 TV shows, live events, and products and programs with many of the world's top experts. Darren is a product and embodiment of the personal achievement principles he reveals in his bestselling books The Compound Effect and Living Your Best Year Ever.

 

Donna Steinhorn

Passionate leader, a coach, serial entrepreneur and advisor to non-profit organizations

Donna Steinhorn is an Executive, Mentor and Life coach with more than 30 years of corporate and business experience. She works directly with clients and develops and leads conferences and multiple projects. She is also the co-founder of Serendipitous Events, producing the Conversation Among Masters and CAMalot annual events, and co-founder of the non-profit Coach Initiative whose mission it is to be “the central gathering point where professional Coaches can volunteer their experience and expertise in support of global projects that focus on the betterment of the human condition and uplifting the human spirit.” Donna holds both ICF (International Coach Federation) and IAC (International Association of Coaching) credentials.

 

Darren Robson

Director Association for Coaching

Darren is both a serial, purposeful entrepreneur and an emerging global leader in coaching. He is a thought leader with work spanning: coaching, mentoring and advisory services to leading organisations and entrepreneurs to improve performance; motivational speaking at conferences and organisational events; and philanthropy, social innovation and making a positive impact to less privileged young people. As an author, Darren has recently produced articles and films on interviews with over 40 leading CEOs, focusing on how they work and what makes them tick. He is currently working on a new book on purposeful entrepreneurship. This new book will include interviews with 40 leading purposeful entrepreneurs and leaders.

 

GARY B. HENSON

Master Business Coach Trainer and Industry Thought Leader

Gary Henson is a Master Trainer for new and existing business coaches all over the world. His company’s Coaching Methodology provides an effective formula for an individual to become highly successful as a business coach. His organization trains their students on how to get started as a business coach and equips their students with the right tools to become skilled in the field of business coaching.

 

GRANT SOOSALU

Multiple Brain Integration Coaching - liberating the innate wisdom within

Grant has advanced degrees and certifications in Psychology, Positive Psychology, Applied Physics, Computer Engineering and Software Development. He is a qualified Total Quality Management (TQM) Trainer, and has achieved Master Practitioner Certification in the behavioral sciences of Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) and Advanced Behavioral Modeling. More recently Grant was awarded a Graduate Coaching Diploma in the newly emerging field of Authentic Happiness Coaching.

 

HENDRE D COETZEE

CEO and Founder of the Center for Advanced Coaching

The Center for Advanced Coaching offers the very best advanced coaching tools to people developers globally and offerings include learning experiences on Advanced Sales Coaching Mastery and the Neuroscience of Change and Transformation. Hendre is the author of the 90-Day Turn System a Customizable Coaching Program Suite. This coaching structure has been used by Fortune 500 companies and dedicated consulting services firms to create a custom in-house coaching processes for Sales, Engineering, IT and HR teams. He has over 20 years of experience within the corporate domain, realms of social justice, non-profit and relief and development work across the globe.

 

HOWARD MORGAN

One of The World’s Top 50 Coaches

As an executive coach, Howard Morgan has led major organizational change initiatives in partnership with top leaders and executives at numerous international organizations. He was named as one of the world’s 50 top coaches, identified as one of 5 executive coaches with a “proven track record of success” and has published several books. Howard has worked with over 500 CEO and Executive Team members from more than 50 countries and from a diverse industry base including Chemical, Information Technology, Financial Services, Media, Retail and Real Estate.

 

IAN BRODIE

Coach Marketing Specialist, recently voted one of Top Global Thought Leaders in Marketing and Sales

Ian Brodie specialises in helping coaches and consultants attract and win more clients.
He's known for his expertise in online marketing and was recently voted one of the Top Global Thought Leaders in Marketing and Sales by Top Sales World Magazine. Ian Brodie has been helping some of the world’s leading organisations with their marketing and sales challenges for over 17 years. More importantly, he has “walked the talk” and sold multi-million dollar consulting engagements across multiple countries and cultures.

 

JOHN LEARY-JOYCE

Business Growth through Innovation Coaching

John Leary-Joyce Founder and CEO of AoEC Academy of Executive Coaching, has worked with his team over 12 years to develop it into a prestigious brand with professional international accreditation ICF, EMCC, & AC as well as academic validation with Middlesex University. Under his dynamic leadership AoEC has become a highly regarded coaching training organization in UK and Europe with international partners in China, Eastern Europe, Russia, S. America and Africa.

 

JOSEPH O'CONNOR

Executive coach and founders of the International Coaching Community

Joseph O'Connor is an internationally recognized author, trainer, executive coach and consultant. He has given trainings in twenty-six countries. He is a leading author and trainer in Coaching and Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) and Systemic thinking. He is the author of eighteen books on Coaching, NLP, training, sales, communication skills, management, and systemic thinking.

 

KAREN KIMSEY-HOUSE

One of the earliest recognized luminaries in the coaching profession

Kimsey-House founded CTI in 1992 with Laura Whitworth and Henry Kimsey-House. They created the Co-Active philosophy of relationship that informs CTI's world-renowned coaching and leadership programs. She also is a blogger for The Huffington Post and the co-author of Co-Active Coaching, the best-selling industry bible, now in its third edition. A successful entrepreneur, Kimsey-House founded and directed the Learning Annex San Francisco adult education program in 1986 and grew it into one of the most admired programs under the national Learning Annex brand. Kimsey-House continues to lead CTI workshops and is a dynamic keynote speaker around the world. Ann Betz and Karen are co-authoring a book for publication later in 2013, with the working title Being Co-Active: The power of integration on life and leadership

 

KATHERINE TUPLA

Pioneer Global Leadership Coach

Katherine is a pioneering, global leadership coach who works with CEOs, boards, and multi-cultural top teams, word-wide. As CEO and Co-Founder of the Association for Coaching, and Co-Founder of Wisdom8, a board level international coaching practice, she is a leading authority within her field, as well as a speaker, mentor, coach supervisor, and author, including contributions in Excellence in Coaching, Leadership Coaching, and Diversity in Coaching(Kogan Page). As a dual EU/EU Citizen, with an international business background, Katherine has coached senior leaders and their teams from over 30 different nationalities. Recognised by her peers, she has won a number of awards for her thought leadership and influence, in her quest for coaching to become a sustainable profession and make a bigger impact in the world of work, and in turn, society.

 

Krishna Kumar

Founding Director, Intrad School of Executive Coaching

Founding Director, Intrad School of Executive Coaching, he is a pioneer in the sphere of Leadership and Executive Coaching in India and the Founding Director of the Intrad School of Executive Coaching (ISEC), President of IntradConsult, and a partner in The Silk Road Partnership, he coaches leaders world-wide and also is an internationally recognized tennis coach.

 

LISE LEWIS

Master Practitioner Coach for executives, business leaders, managers, internal coaches and teams on a national and international basis

Lise Lewis works in partnership with clients as an executive coach focusing on energies for development, building confidence and achieving change through challenge and reflection for individual growth and business improvement. She brings operational experience as a leader, strategic change practitioner and a career in people development. Her coaching philosophy is that individuals hold the key to their success and my role is to support their journey. Feedback from clients confirms that coaching with Lise has made a significant impact on their learning and performance with life changing experiences.

 

MARVIN OKA

Multiple Brain Integration Coaching - liberating the innate wisdom within

Marvin is a highly sought after international consultant and key-note speaker specializing in leading edge behavioral change technologies and research. Recognized as a world leader and authority in his field, Marvin has built an impressive track record helping organizations with strategic, systemic and cultural change. Marvin’s clients range from private enterprises to government agencies throughout the world.

 

MARY BETH O’NEILL

Author of "Executive Coaching with Backbone and Heart"

Mary Beth O'Neill, MA/ABS, is a leadership consultant, executive coach, author, leader of the Executive Coach Training Series, and owner of MBO Consulting.

For the past 25 years Mary Beth has coached a range of leaders, from CEOs, to senior vice presidents, directors, and senior managers. She works with executives and their teams as well as 1-1 with leaders. Her passion and specialty is to help clients leverage their leadership development to produce bottom line business results.

 

MICHAEL BUNGAY STAINER

Author of 'Do More Great Work' & the first Canadian Coach of the Year

An internationally acclaimed professional keynote speaker, Michael Bungay Stanier is a popular keynote speaker at business and coaching conferences around the world, including International Coaching Federation conferences, the OD Network, the International Association of Facilitators, CSTD and SHRM.

He is the founder and Senior Partner of Box of Crayons (BoxOfCrayons.biz), a company that helps people do less Good Work and more Great Work. Michael was the first Canadian Coach of the Year and a Rhodes Scholar.

 

MYLES DOWNEY

Thought Leader and Entrepreneur In The World Of Performance, Learning and Coaching

Myles Downey is a thought leader and entrepreneur in the world of performance, learning and coaching. He is the author of 'Effective Coaching' (in excess of 30,000 copies sold), which is considered a seminal text on coaching. He is the co-creator of the eCoach System, the world's first automated coaching system (there is no coach). He was the Founder of The School of Coaching in the U.K., established in 1996 and the first proper school of coaching, and was also part of the team that established The Alexander Corporation in 1987, which was acknowledged by The Economist Intelligence Unit as "the leading provider of Executive Coaching in Europe" in 1993 and in 1995.

 

Natalie Tucker Miller

Past-President and Lead Certifier of the International Association of Coaching

Natalie is an internationally recognized speaker who works with leaders in the elder care industry and provides training and coaching for executives and staff. Natalie is a professional coach who specializes in family strategy. She is the Lead Certifier and a certifying examiner at the IAC, as well as Past-President. She is the founder of Ageless Sages, the first publishing company specializing in illustrated books for Elders. She began Ageless Sages when she recognized an under-served need within the elder developmental stage of life.

 

PAMELA MCLEAN

Preeminent Coach and Author of Completely Revised Handbook of Coaching

A preeminent authority on coaching, transformation learning, and transition and change in the adult journey, Pamela McLean, Ph.D. has been at the forefront of the field of adult development and the emerging field of coaching for the past 30 years.

As CEO and co-founder of The Hudson Institute of Coaching, Pam oversees one of the premiere coaching programs and adult learning organizations, which is committed to excellence in developing highly skilled coaches with a focus on coaching theory, current research and best practices.

 

Patrick Williams

Author, speaker and coach trainer, and Hon VP of International Society for Coaching Psychology

Patrick Williams, Ed.D., MCC, is founder of The Institute for Life Coach Training, the first-of-its-kind training institute that specializes in training psychotherapists, psychologists, counselors and helping professionals in building a successful coaching practice. He is a licensed psychologist who began executive coaching in 1990 with Hewlett Packard, IBM and Kodak. He joined Coach U and was an International Coach Federation board director. His co-authored three books: Therapist as Coach: Transforming Your Practice; Total Life Coaching: 50+ Life Lessons, Skills, and Techniques to Enhance your Practice and Your life; and Becoming a Professional Life Coach: Lessons from the Institute for Life Coach Training. He is a sought after speaker, appearing at conferences and educational institutions worldwide.

 

Renee Freedman

Professional Coach, Consultant, and Co-Founder of SupporTED

Renee is a professional coach and collaboration consultant who works with leaders and organizations deeply committed to changing broken systems, introducing social innovation, and changing the ‘accepted’ paradigm to one that makes a difference. Combining her 30 years of professional experience, education, and interests, she works with clients who have an unstoppable need to make a positive discernible impact in their organization, their community, or the world. Renee co-founded SupporTED - the coaching support program for TED Fellows. TED is an organization devoted to ideas worth sharing and the Fellows embody that vision by developing ideas that change the world. With SupporTED, she matches 300+ Fellows with world-class coaches and mentors.

 

Susan R. Meyer

President of the International Association of Coaching

Dr. Susan Meyer, President of the International Association of Coaching, is an executive and personal development coach and author of chapters in the best-selling Transformative Learning in Practice and the Handbook of Adult Education.  Her Women Living for Today and Tomorrow workshop series was  featured in The New York Times. She is the President of the International Association of Coaching and has over 20 years’ experience working with top-tier government, corporate and non-profit clients.

 

TAKI MOORE

The World’s #1 Business and Executive Coach Lead Generation Expert

Since 2004, Taki Moore has been the go-to-guy for coaches when they need to book appointments, fill seminars, and sign clients quickly. Taki works with business and executive coaches who are frustrated because they don’t have enough clients. He’s on a mission to eliminate cold calling, chasing, and high pressure selling from the coaching industry, replacing it with education-based marketing.

Taki Moore – a.k.a. the “MacGyver of Marketing” – is the specialist in quick, inexpensive marketing techniques that get fast and highly profitable results for coaches.