Jim Mathers, PE
Jim Mathers is a Successful Business Entrepreneur, International Sales Motivator, Dynamic Speaker and Author.
As Co Founder and Co Owner of Consumer Energy Solutions, Jim has helped build one of the most respected and successful energy sales and consulting companies with over two million customers across the United States and Canada. In business since 1999, CES employs over 130 people. CES executives train their employees on Sales, Leadership and Management. Using his knowledge and ability in sales, Jim helped build an outstanding group of professional energy sales consultants. In 2013, the Tampa Bay Times awarded Consumer Energy Solutions as one of the top 100 workplaces in the Tampa Bay area. Consumer Energy Solutions clients include Hess Energy, Constellation Energy, Direct Energy, Suez Energy and other fortune 500 retail energy corporations. Jim has stepped out of the day-to-day management of CES, and has dedicated his life to sharing his successful actions with others and to help others achieve their dreams and goals.
After receiving his Nuclear Engineering degree from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1983, Jim drove nuclear submarines for the US Navy until 1988. He was licensed as a Professional Engineer (PE) in 1989. He worked for the Booz Allen and Hamilton consulting firm and the US Government managing Trident Submarine new construction until the end of 1990. Since that time, Jim has been training, managing and motivating thousands of sales professionals.
Jim is a dynamic motivational speaker at many seminars attended by tens of thousands of people around the world. In recognition of his accomplishments, Jim was presented with the coveted Hubbard Management Leadership Award in 2012. As a licensed Hubbard Management consultant, Jim helps business owners, entrepreneurs, and consultants formulate and reach their goals.
Currently, Jim is President and Co Owner of Summit Business Management (SBM). SBM’s purpose is to help business owners and executives take total control of their business and achieve the level of success they strive for. Summit Business Management delivers Professional Sales Training Workshops in partnership with SELLability, The Pro Sales Network.
Lance Miller is an international speaker, trainer and speaking coach.
Over the last 25 years he has delivered more than 3,000 speeches and seminars in over 40 countries on subjects from communication, leadership and critical business and management topics. He has been national spokesman for federal tax reform and an international spokesman on international human rights issues and universal character and ethics programs. He is the Toastmasters International 2005 World Champion of Public Speaking.
Lance is a graduate of Michigan State University and has held sales and management positions with the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee, Nestle, Anheuser Bush and Katz Media Group. He developed and managed sales and marketing programs for businesses in the fields of Law, Construction, International Finance, Alternative Health and the Internet including five new business start-ups and product launches.
He is an active community leader serving on the Board of Directors of the Glendale CA Chamber of Commerce and Leadership Glendale program. He is an active member in Rotary International. He served as the Vice-President of the International Foundation for Human Rights and Tolerance where he organized Human Rights Marathons in over 15 countries. He was the President of The Way to Happiness Foundation International which provides curriculum for teaching universal character and ethics programs in over 100 languages and countries.
Patrick is the President/CEO of M2-TEC USA, Inc. and Founder of the Execlife® Training & Coaching Group, LLC.
Mr. Valtin has an extensive experience in the fields of Management consulting, training & coaching, and this on an international basis. His specialties as a consultant extend from recruitment to sales and sales management, leadership, organization and corporate strategy.
His professional experience with US and European corporations plus his early background as a salesman (started at the age of 15) gave him a strong taste for down-to-earth management principles which can be applied by pragmatic business owners around the world.
Mr. Valtin has traveled in more than 30 countries over the last 20 years and has trained more than 85,000 people in the areas of recruitment, sales, marketing, Human Resources Development, organization and leadership.
Patrick Valtin was an International Business consultant for the Belgian Government between 1986 and 1988. Looking for an effective way to help small business owners, he then started U-MAN Belgium in 1988. The company soon became a leader in its field and remains today the biggest training company for small businesses in the country.
In the last 22 years Patrick has made clients and seminar attendees from every imaginable industry, from growing businesses to multi-national corporations (USPS, Ford Motors, GM Motors, BMW, Renault, Mercedes, Toyota, Motorola, AIG, IBM, Remax, Century 21, ATT Canon, France Telecom, Hotels Accor, etc…)
An MBA from the Moore Business School, USC in 1982 (Master of international Business Studies), Patrick Valtin also graduated from the “Hubbard® Organization Executive Course” in 1992, a specialized course for consulting business owners and executives of small-to-medium sized companies.
Patrick Valtin is a founding member of the Advisory Board for the Hubbard College of Administration International in Los Angeles, CA. He is the president/CEO of M2-TEC USA, Inc. and the founder of the Execlife® Training & Coaching Group, LLC.
Patrick Valtin’s consulting and coaching company is accredited by the Better Business Bureau (B,B,B. – West Florida chapter). He is a member of the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) and a member of the Greater Tampa chamber of Commerce. He is also an honorary Freedom Fighter for the Citizens’ Commission on Human Rights (CCHR Florida).
Patrick has been happily married for almost 30 years to Chantal Valtin. They live in Clearwater, Florida and have three wonderful kids: Anne, Steve and Nathan.