Location: Bainbridge Island, WA, USA
Business Name: VisionQuest
Areas of focus:Individuals and business teams
First certified as a Best Year Yet® coach in 2002, John is also a Certified coach from the Hudson Institute of Santa Barbara. He has a BA Communications from the University of Washington and an MA in Applied Behavioral Science/Leadership Development from the Leadership Institute of Seattle/City University
John has extensive coaching experience working with executives at all levels in multiple industries including technology, consumer products, higher education, mobile/cellular technology, travel and hospitality, financial and investment services, manufacturing and healthcare. Clients include Microsoft, Charles Schwab, Weyerhaeuser, Point B, University of Washington, T Mobile and the Leadership Institute of Seattle.
John specializes in leadership development, performance growth, change management, team building and career enhancement. He was a lead coach trainer for 2 years at the Hudson Institute of Santa Barbara helping over 100 individuals become certified coaches. He served as a director of career services for 6 years at the Art Institute of Seattle and has taught self marketing, best practices and coaching in organizational systems at the graduate and undergraduate level. Prior to his coaching career John worked for 14 years in corporate communications, advertising and marketing with major firms in Seattle and Los Angeles.
Why Best Year Yet®
I have come to appreciate and value the creation of a plan for individuals and teams that is organic and constantly in motion based on values and attainable goals.