Meet Marc Vahanian
I work with smart motivated professionals to produce remarkable results.
My specialty is working with leaders to craft and deliver compelling business messages that inspire trust and communicate the bigger “why.”
- Career and role transition
- Public Speaking
- Keeping people motivated and engaged
- Holding self and others accountable
- Executive presence
- Being approachable
- Conflict resolution
- Client acquisition
Authentic Confidence – The 7 Keys, my book, demonstrates principles for leadership development and cultivating high-impact collaborations that unleash creativity while generating measurable outcomes.
Professional development projects applying The 7 Keys:
- Peak Performance in Challenging Times
- High-Impact Moments for engaging your people
- Success in Sales
- Presenting with Purpose, Passion and Poise
- Navigating Change
As an executive coach with over 20 years of experience, I work with a range of clients from racecar drivers to Fortune 500 executives and their teams. I have been featured in People Magazine, on CBS’s “48 Hours” and E-Channel’s “The Golden Globes,” amongst many others. I hold a certificate from the Foundation for Human Enrichment in Traumatic Resolution and Somatic Experiencing, and am a certified Somatic Coach through the Strozzi Institute.
“Having worked with Marc Vahanian for over a year, it seems more like a way of life he has guided me to, where body, heart, and soul unite as one.” Mick Fleetwood – Musician, Fleetwood Mac
“Marc has an unusual ability to make a real difference in the lives of executives.” Michael Hamilton - Partner and Chief Learning and Development Officer, Ernst & Young
“...he empowered us to achieve demonstrable results as a team and contributed greatly to our bottom line.”
Mark Goldberg, President,Carey Financial
“Marc is a wonderful partner, coach, teacher, listener and motivator all rolled into one. He’s provided me with exceptional career guidance and advice the past few years.” Chris Connolly – SVP Licensing, Disney
“Are you still in the life-saving business? Because I need to have my life saved.” Drew Carey - The Drew Carey Show, The Price is Right
“Marc is impressively effective at coaching a team through radical change. He masterfully led the team through discovery and change processes.” Renee Schaaf - SVP, Principal Financial Group
“...he brought a number of innovative leadership practices to the team that helped us align our goals and advance our initiatives.” Ann Jernigan - Vice President, Worldwide Comparative Medicine, Pfizer
“Marc brings exceptional business acumen and long-term, spirit-nourishing inspiration.” Sherri Cooke - President & CEO, AI Insight
“This has been an exploration of important concepts in a high-energy workshop, providing a productive and meaningful experience for our employees.” Rich Erickson - Chief Executive Office, O’Neil Industries
"Vahanian is vigorous, unpredictable and quicksilver-funny."