Eliciting Excellence, headquartered in Portland, OR, USA, is passionate about helping leaders become more effective and companies achieve greater success. We’ve been providing executive coaching and leadership development for over 20 years. As a consequence, we bring our clients advantages that most other firms can’t provide.
Our years of experience allow us to bring more meaningful insights and perspectives to the conversation. In addition, our business-savvy executive coaches have years of real-world business experience as business executives and owners. We can better guide leaders than coaches who simply have good coaching skills.
Michael Beck is a nationally acclaimed executive coach and business strategist, and author of the highly rated leadership book, “Eliciting Excellence”. Over his 20 years as a professional executive coach, he has helped leaders improve their interpersonal skills, sharpen their strategic thinking, and make smarter decisions.
He has worked domestically and internationally with a wide range of leaders from diverse industries including technology, healthcare, manufacturing, defense, distribution, and professional services.
His professional background prior to becoming an executive coach includes roles as CEO, COO, and CFO. He also spent several years overseas in Saudi Arabia as a Business Development Advisor to a member of the Royal Family.
He holds an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School of Business and an MS in Structural Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.