John is one of those rare business and executive coaches who has masterfully integrated business with the arts of leadership and music. Several decades ago, John launched his leadership and business coaching and consulting at PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Currently, as an entrepreneur, his focus is singular: to help leaders excel and grow, so they can help their teams and business excel, grow, and achieve exceptional results.
John holds an MBA from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California (USC). He has served as Guest Faculty in Leadership in USC’s Executive Program in Public Policy as well as in the doctoral program in Executive Leadership at IEDC – Bled School of Management in Slovenia.
As an executive coach and consultant, John has collaborated with diverse organizations, including International Coach Federation, PEMCO Insurance, SAGE Software, Purex Corporation, Bering Air, Seattle Opera, Tully’s Coffee, Cell Therapeutics, Diana Naturals, International John Maxwell Team, Kentucky Association for School Administrators, International Leadership Association, Tobias Leadership Center, Pacific Marine Management, LEAD Leaders Network, and Fran’s Chocolates—President Obama’s and the First Lady’s favorite chocolatier. John lives in the beautiful Pacific Northwest with his wife Gloria.
John Burgess, CPA