Mr. Larry Bates is professionally certified and is an experienced business transformation consultant and life coach with more than thirty-five years of experience assisting individuals and organizations to clarify and successfully achieve significant change. His business expertise includes strategy development, organizational change, and transforming clients’ customer-facing marketing and support activities.
Mr. Bates has led consulting and change initiatives within a number of well-known organizations including Avaya Communications, Chrysler Corporation, Facebook, First Chicago-NBD, Ford Motor Company, General Motors, IBM, and The University of Michigan. He earned his bachelors’ degree from the University of Michigan, has taken graduate studies (MBA) at the University of Toledo, and has completed more than three thousand hours of post-graduate education. Mr. Bates is also an Elder at his church. He has coached and mentored hundreds of individuals to improve their life, relationship, and leadership skills. His current calling is to help individuals and small organizations to identify and successfully achieve what they want to accomplish in life and work.