Ira is a Certified Executive Coach who spent over 30 years as a leader in the Engineering and Digital Product Development industry. His coaching certification is from Columbia University in NYC. Ira coaches clients from all industries and works with contributors and leaders at all levels, applying coaching best-practices, personality theory and emotional intelligence. He focuses on strengthening communication skills and leadership development by partnering with clients on improved self-awareness, empathy, and trust-based leadership. He collaborates with clients to identify and pursue goals, overcome obstacles and blind-spots and maintain accountability. Leaders and contributors alike value his calm and thoughtful demeanor and ability to understand the current business environment, market pressures, company culture and challenges experienced during times of growth or change.