“The Center of Excellence for Corporate Executive Coaches™”

“… ACEC fills an important role in the executive coaching community by providing a way for seasoned corporate executive coaches to be industry catalysts in shaping the highest coaching standards, as well as providing the opportunity for members to be individually recognized through a rigorous credentialing process for maintaining those standards for many years, resulting in their clients achieving their business goals…”
Eileen Broer, MCEC
Master Corporate Executive Coach
CEO, Human Dimension

“…ACEC represent a microcosm of what members have contributed to the world of executive coaching at the highest level and what they will continue to bring to the world of executive coaching…”
Master Corporate Executive Coach
CEO, Executive Leadership, LLC

“…ACEC is an organization that stands for the best in our profession, the highest caliber of practitioner and the most diligent certification. Certification which is not only based on a set of proficiencies but also includes education, experience, expansive knowledge and a presence in the global community…”
Donna Karlin, PCEC, MCEC, CEC, Diplomate IABMCP
CEO, A Better Perspective

“ …I wanted to take this opportunity to tell you how proud I am to be part of the big ACEC family, and to thank you for giving me this opportunity. Looking forward to give back to you and to ACEC through my contribution… and any other way I can…”
Dima Louis, MA, PhD ABD
Propel International

“…Master executive coaches by nature tend to display a passion for their work that is not seen in many professions. ACEC offers the unique opportunity to associate with colleagues who play on a whole different level. Those who seek membership with ACEC have exceeded expectations beyond even their own professional standards. They repeatedly reset the bar for one another and seek additional pathways to give back to the client and the industry they serve…”
Priscilla D. Nelson, MA, MS, MCEC, BCC, CPT
President & CEO
Nelson Cohen Global Consulting
“…An amazing repository of information about executive coaching and its relationship to the bottom line…”
CEO in the Food Service Industry

“…If I had known about ACEC we could  have articulated what we needed better to our coach…” Human Resource Executive from a Non-profit Association

“…ACEC was able to walk us through the process of hiring a coach, as a result we were able to find the perfect coaches for our professional development program…”
Financial Institution in Qatar

Our members profile:

Academics/MethodologyExperienceCertificationLiterary Works
Academics/MethodologyExperienceCertificationLiterary Works
99.9% Advanced degree (Masters level) in business/ human capital98% Executive coach 10+ yrs. at C-suite level 99% International experience100% Have certifications in three + globally recognized coaching assessments, such as: MBTI, Hogan, PI et. al. 100% Accomplished authors/ writers for industry and/or public consumption
25% Ph.D. level100% have Fortune 500 companies represented in their client portfolio99.5% Eligible for ACEC’s MCEC (Master Corporate Executive Coach) level certification*
99.9% Defined coaching methodology99% 10+ yrs. P&L experience
Diversity of member countries represent: Argentina, Belgium, Canada, England, France, Guatemala, Ireland, Qatar, United States...

100% Presented at a conference on a topic related to business and/or coaching; i.e., leadership. Audience size 100 minimum100% Favorable documentation from CEO Level clients100% Documented pro-bono work 90% Participation as a university/College Adjunct Professor
100% Favorable documentation from executive coach peers 100% Documented volunteerism 100% Participation as trainers



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Our Member’s Literary Work

Executive Coaching: A Guide for the HR Professional
by Anna Marie Valerio and Robert J. Lee

The Art and Practice of Leadership Coaching—50 Top Executive Coaches Reveal their Secrets

by Howard Morgan, Phil Harkins, Marshall Goldsmith

What Got You Here Won't Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful!

by Marshall Goldsmith and Mark Reiter

Coaching for Leadership: The Practice of Leadership Coaching from the World's Greatest Coaches,
Third Edition
by Marshall Goldsmith, Laurence S. Lyons and Sarah McArthur (eds)

Becoming an Exceptional Executive Coach: Use Your Knowledge, Experience, And Intuition To Help Leaders Excel
by Michael H. Frisch, Robert J. Lee, Karen L. Metzger, Jeremy Robinson and Judy Rosemarin

The Power of Unfinished Business
by Eileen Broer

Nine Leadership Secrets
by Eileen Broer

Leading with Wholeness and Emotional Strength
by Eileen Broer

Success 101: Tips and Strategies
by Jean Laporte

Educating Coaches to Power Dynamics: Managing Multiple Agendas within the Triangular Relationship. Journal of Psychological Issues in Organizational Culture
(in press) Louis, D. and Fatien Diochon, P. (2014)

Leaders: Their Stories, Their Words: Conversations with Human-Based Leaders
by Donna Karlin

So You Want to Get Divorced?
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 1 edition (January 3, 2014)ISBN-10: 149431472X, ISBN-13: 978-1494314729
by Donna Karlin

Coaching Government and Political Leaders in Complex Environments: An Inside and Outside Approach
Volume. 5, Number 1, 2011 ©2011 University of Phoenix Wiley InterScience
by Donna Karlin

The Power of Coaching
Publisher: bookboon.com; 1 edition (January 10, 2013) Amazon Digital Services, Inc. ASIN: B00B00A2GG
by Donna Karlin

Shadow Coaching Organizational Transformation: Individual, Team, and Organizational Dynamics of Change
International Journal of Coaching in Organizations (Issue 32,8 (4))
by Donna Karlin

The Senior Executive Role in Developing the C-Suite Team: Avoiding Landmines and Building Professional Leverage. 5 Parts
YouTube: April, 2013
by Gary J. Myszkowski, Ph.D.

How to Avoid Self Defeating Behaviors in M&As - Kickoff
YouTube: September, 2011
by Gary J. Myszkowski, Ph.D.

How to Lead Employees Through Difficult and Uncertain Times
Wiznami Lunch & Learn
YouTube: June 2012
by Gary J. Myszkowski, Ph.D.

Introduction to Executive Coaching
YouTube: September, 2010
Gary J. Myszkowski, Ph.D.

Video 2 Part 1 Executive Coaching as a Safe Haven for Learning
YouTube: September, 2010 Gary J. Myszkowski, Ph.D.

Video 2 Part 2 The Coaching Conditions Necessary to Create a Safe Haven for Learning
YouTube, September 2010
Gary J. Myszkowski, Ph.D.

Coaching as a Leadership Development Strategy
– Chapter in the Big Book of HR, Career Press, January 2012
by Jennifer Whitcomb

Action Learning; An Approach to Team Coaching
– Chapter in On Becoming a Leadership Coach,
Palgrave, 2013
by Jennifer Whitcomb

Training Games
ASTD Press, 2006
by Steve Sugar & Jennifer Whitcomb

Positive Performance Management: A Guide to "Win/Win" Reviews
Published by National Press Publications, 1995
by John Mattone

Success Yourself: Using the Enneagram to Unleash Your Personal and Professional Potential
Published by MasterMedia Ltd., 1997
by John Mattone

Talent Leadership: A Proven Method for Identifying & Developing High-Potential Employees
Published by AMACOM, 2012
by John Mattone

Intelligent Leadership: What You Need to Know to Unlock Your Full Potential
Published, AMA 2013
by John Mattone

Diversity Action Learning Teams - OD Practitioner
September 2008
by Mary Harlan

CEO Road Rules: Right Focus, Right People, Right Execution
by Mary Key

What Animals Teach Us: Love, Loyalty, Heroism, and Other Life Lessons from Our Pets
Hardcover: 240 pages, Publisher: Prima Lifestyles (November 27, 2001), ISBN-10: 0761536078, ISBN-13: 978-0761536079
by Mary Key

The Entrepreneurial Cat: 13 Ways to Transform Your Business Life
Publisher: Select Pr (June 1998), Language: English, ISBN-10: 0966031806, ISBN-13: 978-0966031805
by Mary Key

Riding the Tiger: Leading Through Learning in Turbulent Times,
ASTD Press 2010
by Priscilla D. Nelson

Ready, Aim, Captivate, Contributing
- Expert Insights Publishing 2012
by Priscilla D. Nelson

No Winner Ever Got There Without a Coach
- Insight Publishing

by Susan Curtain

Leading Business Change For Dummies.
(2012). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons
by Schlachter, C. T., & Hildebrandt, T.H,

Backseat Leaders: 10 Creative Ways to Lead Change. Leadership Excellence,
(October 2012). , Vol. 29:10. pp. 7-8.
by Schlachter, C. T., & Hildebrandt, T.H.

Journeys of Heterosexual-Identified Individuals With an Evangelical Christian Background From Anti-Gay to Pro-Gay.
(PhD dissertation, UMI Number 3527981). (2012). Ann Arbor, MI: UMI Dissertation Publishing Hildebrandt, T.H.

Handbook of Organizational Politics
by Eran Vigoda-Gado, Amos Drory;
Chapter 19 Organizational Politics: Building Positive Strategies in Turbulent Times by Ronnie Kurchner-Hawkins

Preparing Learners for e-Learning
George M. Piskurich, Jossey-Bass/Pfeiffer, 2003;
Chapter 7 Preparing and Supporting e-Learners: The Organizational Change Imperative. Ronnie Kurchner-Hawkins

Powerful Succession Planning
(American Management Association - HR Briefs) [Kindle Edition]
by John Mattone