Michael has navigated the turbulent waters of organizational change including employee reactions, communication practices and effective processes in three corporate acquisitions. He business trainings and seminars revolve around leadership, change management, sales, negotiation and time management.
Filomena D. Warihay, Ph.D., founded Take Charge Consultants, Inc. (TCC) in 1977 with the intention of helping business leaders create enduring organizational norms, the most important of which is change. She has diagnosed, designed, developed, facilitated/delivered, and evaluated major training and consulting projects for Fortune 500 companies and large Federal agencies nationally and internationally. Dr. Warihay holds an MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a Ph.D. in Human and Organizational Development from Pacific Western University. She is a respected, trusted leadership development expert and has consulted with and coached senior leaders in such organizations as American Express, AOL, Boeing, IRS, GE, Johnson & Johnson, NASA, National Geographic Society and Time, Inc.
Jennifer “Jenny” Engle, a certified communications professional and award-winning marketing consultant and entrepreneur, also is a popular speaker, writer, and trainer. In addition, her business, jke marketing & communications www.jkecommunications.com , is Green Plus Certified. Active in the for- and not-for-profit arenas, Jenny is the author of several books; numerous international, national and regional magazine and newspaper articles; and a contributor to PRNEWS guides on CSR, green messaging, and employee communications. The Pennsylvania native has a strong social network presence and regularly blogs and writes articles on communicating professionally, perfecting your writing skills, writing emails that get read, building positive professional relationships, and strategic planning and positioning. She is a longtime judge for various international communications competitions and reviews and evaluates professional work portfolios for communications certification.
As a communications and marketing leader who is both an MBA and a Master of Education, Pat is a proven leader of positive change and thorough communication. He has earned awards from many organizations, including Toastmasters International in PA and NJ, the International Association of Business Communicators, the International Mercury Award, and the NY International Film and TV Festival. Pat won General Electric’s top communication award four times, and he has worked in a wide variety of media, including the Web, video and film, and print.
Like you, Tom Crea knows that leadership development is a continuous learning process. An Army officer with more than 20 years of leadership experience, Tom speaks about the importance of aligning organizational culture and individual values so that you move from your zone of excellence to your zone of genius. As a Blackhawk helicopter pilot, Tom interacted with soldiers from Private to 4-star General, giving him the opportunity to work with leaders at every level. His frontline and “in the trenches” experiences enable him to share practical and elegantly simple ways to communicate, build teams, and succeed in today’s competitive workplace.