Elliott is a risk advisor and manager. He is uniquely able to quickly interview, document and assess gaps in business processes and tools to help protect the enterprise. Elliott has tremendous business acumen which allows the business leaders to trust him and partner for quick wins and long term strategy.
A strategic and highly accomplished senior airline executive and top corporate officer with extensive global expertise in change management, employee relations/engagement, marketing, contract negotiation and administration, customer service, performance programs, financial planning and project management. Adept at managing diverse organizations encompassing all aspects of the airline journey, including overall product, service, and customer experience. Defines, balances, and achieves goals and objectives while developing dynamic teams to maximize success. Proven aptitude for improving performance, empowering and inspiring teams, reducing expenses, increasing customer and employee satisfaction, developing strategy and vision and increasing revenue.
Tom is an executive coach and leadership development expert, globally helping six and seven figure income executives and their teams to optimize performance.
Public speaking competencies that influence stakeholders. Presented & published scientific papers in the areas of both clinical & hospital planning & management arena. Delivered talks, lectures interviews on topics related to above areas including public health and participated in Round Table Discussions in professional & business conferences, symposiums & seminars both nationally & internationally.
Kurt Uhlir is a globally-recognized marketer, operator, and speaker. He’s built and run businesses from start-up to over $500M annual revenue, assembled teams across six continents, been part of the small team leading an IPO ($880M), and participated in dozens of acquisitions. As a dynamic and charismatic speaker on marketing and innovation, Kurt’s speaking experience includes speeches across the United States and Europe in addition to presenting at prominent industry events such as PPAI, GDC, the White House, and private company/team workshops. He advises leaders, from startup founders to private-equity backed CEOs to the President of the United States. Kurt is a popular and entertaining commentator and has appeared on national television shows and periodicals including the Wired, TechCrunch, Thrive Global, USA Today, Business 2 Community, WGN Radio, NBC, and ABC. Reach out to him for a guest on marketing, real estate, or growing American based businesses. Kurt serves as Chief Marketing Officer for Showcase IDX, which has helped real estate agents and brokers bring more than 3 million visitors to their websites in the past year. You’ll find him regularly sharing modern marketing strategies and tactical tips with agents - as well as pointing out the tools and trends to skip. Prior to working with Showcase IDX, Kurt was part of the small team that created the spatial data and navigation industry that grew NAVTEQ (now called HERE) from $85 million in revenue to $1.2 BILLION. He later joined Vitrue, one of two companies that created the social media management industry used by brands from Fortune 100 to tens of thousands of SMBs. Kurt then co-founded Sideqik, one of the first influencer marketing platforms. He is also the lead inventor of disruptive technologies in 5 industries, with 16 granted patents.
I have been fortunate to have honed the skill of public speaking by being invited to present to small and large audiences throughout the world. I feel the most excitement when I can engage an audience and offer them something that transforms them in some way.
The most successful organizations are lead by those who are able to influence the behavior of their employees. Leadership is a complex set of skills that results in high performance from employees across the entire organization. It consists of communication, strategic planning, aligning vision, mission, and values, developing KPIs, implementing performance management systems, increasing safety, and ultimately influencing followers to perform in ways that advance the mission of the company. Coaching services focus on providing the training, brainstorming, consulting, and accountability necessary to advance leaders to the next level.
Certified Results-Based Coach with 10 years of experience coaching VP, SVP and C-Suite leaders on communications, leadership, executive presence and building relationships. Focused on creating actionable goals and development plan through executive assessment and delivering on critical KPIs as set by the executive and the organization.
Leland Liebe helps high potential and high performing executives bring out the very best in their personnel, teams and organizations. A proven Army Colonel, distinguished combat leader, successful corporate and non-profit expert, Leland inspires leaders and teams to become the best version of themselves in the most demanding, complex, austere, and challenging environments. Colonel Liebe, a former ranger qualified infantry and intelligence officer, completed a decorated military career, where he personally led small and large organizations (30~1000K people) to include participation in high-risk classified intelligence collection activities in a variety of active war zones. Leland has three advanced degree's including the academically rigorous US Army's School of Advanced Military Studies (SAMS), where graduates are charged to deal with the disparate and complex challenges encountered in contemporary military, government, and civilian operations. Leland has served as a senior advisor to executive level military leaders in conventional and special operations units where he was relied upon to provide confidential and expert advice on diverse topics such as strategic direction, culture modification, and fiscal and operational determinations in some cases in excess of 1B dollars. Leland's exceptional vision, leadership, and organization skills were essential to the historic establishment of a single geographic combatant command responsible for the African continent and surrounding waters. His groundbreaking work on Africa Command mission sets, geographical boundaries, and phased standup formed the strategic foundation for US Africa Command. As a coach, speaker, and mentor, Leland challenges coaches, teams, and organizations to win sustainably by becoming the best versions of themselves. He has served as the keynote speaker for the annual Mayor's Gala of Broward County, multiple Lauderdale-By-The Sea Veteran's Day celebrations, and numerous presentations to various business executives, police chiefs, and non-profit leaders throughout Florida and beyond.
Whether you are new to role, have been promoted or have inherited a new team, at the forefront of your mind is the performance of the team. You may have an exceptionally small team or it may be a global workforce, either way, you need to make your mark and demonstrate your ability to drive results in a positive and sustainable way. Build a clear team ethos and operating rhythm takes time and the earlier you engage in clear strategy to do this, the quicker the results start to roll in. I have worked with organisations from the US, across Europe, the Middle East, the Far East and Japan to enhance their team capability and build outstanding team results through their leader. There is no greater risk to any business than a dysfunctional team so get on board early and ensure success is a key component of what you deliver.
The measure of success of public speaking is the impact on the audience. I will coach you on the structure, content and deliver of your speech/presentation (such as motivation, product, sales) for maximised impact.
As an international speaker, I can help you develop your speaking skills and polish up your presentation style.
Expert leading high technology teams through ideation, business case, problem solution fit, product market fit, scenario planning, venture funding, finding a robust business model and Go-to-Market to expand operations at scale.
Delivered 100+ keynotes, trainings and workshops for conferences, associations and corporations in-person, on-site and virtual.
Lisa Benson is a keynote speaker, award-winning journalist, and founder & CEO of Winning Truths International, LLC a diversity and inclusion consulting firm. She’s also the author of “Anchored in Bias, Fired Over White Tears.” Through her interactive keynotes and deep-dive training sessions, Lisa teaches and empowers attendees with D&I tools to improve their company culture and increase their bottom line. Lisa’s extensive experience in the television news media and speaking on diversity, equity, and inclusion across the nation translate into a powerful experience for any audience. She uniquely integrates self-development, personal responsibility, and focus mastery to inspire, motivate, and empower accelerated success. Lisa tailors her speaking to meet the needs and goals of both the event organizers and the audience. Lisa’s keynotes are interactive, engaging, and inspirational. She employs “accelerated learning techniques” while speaking, such as visual learning and interactive exchanges resulting in participants learning faster and retaining more of what they learn. Attendees gain skills, tools, strategies, and practices they can use when returning to their teams. By reflecting on her discoveries as a journalist, a diversity consultant, and an entrepreneur, keynote speaker Lisa Benson will teach leaders how to view workplace culture as a tangible tool that can be actively managed to achieve consistent and excellent results. In her keynote, Lisa will ask leaders to question whether their own behavior aligns with what they ask of employees and whether employees understand the values of the organization. Through easy-to-understand analogies and parallels your corporate leaders will leave with the tools they need to create a positive, productive, inclusive work culture.
Lisa Benson is an Emmy award-winning journalist and diversity, equity, and inclusion specialist. During her seminars, Lisa draws from her life and career to stimulate thoughtful conversation on the roles we each play within our communities and organizations, leaving attendees with memorable takeaways on the power individuals and companies have to make meaningful and lasting change. Lisa's understanding of the racial inequities that diminish productivity was enriched by her study of diversity and inclusion at Cornell University. She also earned her bachelor's degree in Mass Media Arts from Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta, GA. After working in corporate America for more than two decades, Lisa triumphed in federal court over a national media company. Jurors unanimously found the media giant guilty of retaliation. These life-changing experiences coupled with her Ivy League education uniquely qualify her to speak honestly and courageously about the implicit biases, microaggressions, and racial hierarchies in the workplace that drain corporations of money and top-notch talent.
In general, executive presence is a persona that lets everyone around the person know that he or she is in charge, confident, and capable of leading others. This is fully customizable work to the needs at hand, what the leader is working with and we devise a plan of coaching/training, whatever is needed to improve executive presence.
Through assessments and tools, we explore how the leader works effectively in an organization as well as what is creating great obstacles.
Communication skills allow you to understand and be understood by others. These can include but are not limited to effectively communicating ideas to others, actively listening in conversations, giving and receiving critical feedback and public speaking.