Forbes Coaches Council Is an Invitation-Only Community for Leading Business and Career Coaches
POMPTON LAKES, NJ, July 2019 — Dr. Kregg Hood, President of EDC Communications International, a leading business and communication consulting firm in New Jersey, has been accepted into Forbes Coaches Council, an invitation-only community for leading business and career coaches.
Dr. Hood was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of his experience. Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.
“We are honored to welcome Dr. Hood into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Coaches Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”
As an accepted member of the Council, Dr. Hood has access to a variety of exclusive opportunities designed to help him reach peak professional influence. He will connect and collaborate with other respected local leaders in a private forum. Dr. Hood will also be invited to work with a professional editorial team to share his expert insights in original business articles on Forbes.com, and to contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts. Finally, Dr. Hood will benefit from exclusive access to vetted business service partners, membership-branded marketing collateral, and the high-touch support of the Forbes Councils member concierge team.
“It’s a privilege to be included among other thought leaders in this prestigious business community,” said Dr. Hood. “I’m looking forward to engaging with fellow thought leaders and sharing my passion for engaging leadership and communication.”
Dr. Kregg Hood is a nationally recognized speaker, corporate trainer, author, and business leader. In addition to his corporate leadership role, Dr. Hood provides onsite coaching and consulting as a member of EDC’s training team. Over the years, Dr. Hood has coached a client list that includes Fortune 100 companies, health and medical organizations, the financial services industry, direct sales teams, executives, managers, and consulting firms. Dr. Hood earned his doctorate from Texas Tech University in Instructional Communication and has served as an adjunct professor for graduate-level classes at Evangel University. He is also a licensed presenter with the Institute for Purposed Performance.
ABOUT FORBES COUNCILS
Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive. For more information about Forbes Coaches Council, visit forbescoachescouncil.com. To learn more about Forbes Councils, visit forbescouncils.com.
ABOUT EDC COMMUNICATIONS INTERNATIONAL
EDC provides customized training programs that are interactive, fun, and effective. We focus on practical skills and easily learned techniques that are reinforced through practice with peers. Regardless of their prior speaking experience, participants in our training sessions leave with concrete improvement. Since 2001, our team of communication experts has collectively educated, coached, moderated, and encouraged more than 175,000 professionals throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe. With a distinguished training team from a variety of backgrounds including academia, nursing, training and development, law, pharmaceutical marketing, financial services, and sales, our clients receive training from a professional who understands their objectives.
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