Since 1993, Jeanne Coughlin has worked with privately-held and family businesses to create clarity, focus behaviors and measure results. Jeanne has the professional designation as a Certified Facilitator of Peter Drucker’s “The Five Most Important Questions”, is a certified Stages of Growth Strategist and licensee of the One Page Business Plan System. Jeanne has also received the designation of Certified Professional Behavior and Values analyst.
Jeanne is author of the book, “The Rise of Women Entrepreneurs: People, Processes and Global Trends”, (Greenwood Publishing), which received the “Featured Book Recommendation” from the Harvard Business School’s Working Knowledge Group.
Jeanne is the Chair and Facilitator for the Cleveland chapter of the WPO, a peer advisory group for women entrepreneurs. Jeanne is a past Chairman of COSE (Council of Smaller Enterprises) and is on the board of the Greater Cleveland Partnership. She also serves on the executive committee and board for Mercy Hospital. Jeanne is a graduate of Leadership Cleveland and was selected as a Women of Note by Crain’s Cleveland Business. Jeanne was also recognized with the Entrepreneurial Leadership Award presented by Cleveland State University for her “dedicated work advocating on behalf of small business.”