Principal + Founder

An achievement-oriented strategic business development consultant, project manager, and creative ideator with a focus on change management, process improvement, and technology.  A visionary leader, Chad has led a number of change management initiatives in the corporate and philanthropic sectors.  Chad has a long-term vision with a unique ability to connect future variables, a process-driven systematic mindset with repeated success leading teams, facilitating complex projects, and delivering results. He exhibits a rare combination of technical virtuosity, uncompromising work ethic, collaborative leadership and strategic vision that allows him to see solutions that make him truly unique.  Chad has the ability to effortlessly inspire and mentor others to push boundaries and create desired results while building genuine relationships with stakeholders.  Chad is now aimed at developing his leadership and project management skills while facilitating a conscious global shift in culture, education, and wellness while helping to push the boundaries of innovation.

Chad’s Top Clifton Strengths Finder Themes: Executing, Influencing, Relationship Building, Strategic Thinking, Strategic Ideation, Achiever, Activator, Individualization.

An established entrepreneur, Chad founded his first company in 1995, Focus Events which was developed to serivce the corporate, social change, entertainment, and the athletic event sectors.  Cognizance Consulting followed in 2003, and soon after Chad founded Disruptive Media in 2015 as an omnichannel marketing, and dignital media agency.  Chad also has a background in training and development, outdoor pursuits, technical fabrics, early childhood development, education, coaching, product design, supply chain, logistics, and health and fitness.