MG RUSH welcomes Mark Morgan to our list of endorsed facilitators. Mark is a highly accomplished MG RUSH Certified Structured Professional Facilitator, a successfully published author, and truly a facilitator’s facilitator. He has leveraged most of our facilitation tools in his illustrious career, including our quantitative SWOT analysis, at multiple Fortune acclaimed companies.
Mark Morgan is a consultant, facilitator and executive coach who specializes in assisting leaders as they face the prospect of transforming organizations and individuals. With a deep understanding of the change process, he helps leaders clarify their intentions and increase their impact, releasing old ways of doing things and adopting more effective means of generating great results.
Mark’s clients gain considerably from his knowledge and expertise as a manager and business consultant, and his passion for driving results and achieving goals. Mark’s clients learn to convert strategy into the right actions to reach stated goals. Simply said, Mark helps people figure out what they want and set them up to get it.
Mark has worked with clients from a wide variety of organizations including Blue Shield, Cisco, HP, Microsoft, ALLDATA, FGX International, The Medicines Company, Schneider Electric, American Power Conversion, Consolidated Container Company, and 70 others.
REPRESENTATIVE ASSIGNMENTS INCLUDE:
- Strategic planning process and facilitation
- Leadership transition coaching and facilitation
- Large event facilitation
- Project and program planning facilitation
- Portfolio management set up and governance
- Acting President for start-up company
- Coach to COO of nation wide construction company
BUSINESS AND ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE
As a business leader, Mark has developed, positioned, and grown several organizations starting at IBM and continuing through his consulting work with a diverse set of companies. Mark served as Chief Learning Officer of IPS Learning and was a founder of the award-winning Stanford Advanced Project Management program at Stanford University. He led teams and mentored individuals to success during his 13-year career tenure at IBM. As a business consultant, he has worked with Covey Leadership Center and he founded his consulting company that focuses on organizational effectiveness.
PUBLICATIONS AND SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
Mark is the lead author of two books that focus on organizational effectiveness, strategic execution and organizational transformation: Executing Your Strategy (Harvard Business School Press, 2008); Executing Your Business Transformation (Jossey Bass 2010). He authored, “Unmasking Transformation,” for Industrial Engineer (cover story, September 2008), and has been the keynote speaker for engagements at Stanford University, Association for Strategic Planning, Project Management Institute, Case Western University, Chico State University, Sacramento State University, the University of Iceland, and the University of Reykjavic.
Functional Coaching Experience
Portfolio Management Office
Manager to CEO
Assessment & Certifications
Golden Gate University