Abe is known as the Coach’s Coach, and for being people-first. He is most passionate about supporting people, relationships, entrepreneurs, businesses, and non-profits to thrive. Flourishing people produce flourishing relationships, businesses, and workplaces, along with high performance and profound positive impact. Abe is also passionate about workplace mental health and changing the world by changing the workplace. Along with the team at Wellness Innovate, Abe is the creator of Flourishing Workplaces™.
Abe has started or led several businesses and non-profits into the tens of millions of dollars, and has worked in the entrepreneur space, the corporate space, and the non-profit space at Senior Executive levels. As past President of one of the largest Life & Executive Coach Training and Certification organizations in the world for 13 years, Abe trained and certified over 8,000 Life Coaches and Executive Coaches in North America and around the world. Abe is focused on coaching leaders, executives, and entrepreneurs towards high performance, resilience, and over-the-top results in both life and business. Abe has also been a professional speaker for over two decades, has spoken professionally in 4 continents and over 20 countries around the world, and has spoken to audiences of tens of thousands. Abe was also a Registered Therapist for almost 10 years.
Abe and the global team are pioneering the very first evidence-based coaching model that taps into the psychology of flourishing with a certified coaching practitioner lens.
Abe earned a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Calgary Haskayne School of Business and a Master’s in Religious Education and Counselling.
Having facilitated workshops, masterminds, training circles, healing circles, community roundtables, provincial collaboratives, conflict resolution and mediation, experiential learning and group coaching in over twenty countries and four continents with tens of thousands of people, and with over twenty-five First Nations from the Sunshine Coast on the Pacific to the craggy shores of Cape Breton on the Atlantic, diversity, diverse learners and diverse learning environments are the ocean in which Abe swims. Abe will lead you to create the type of psychological safety that allows people to thrive as they move out of what is most comfortable and into the best version of themselves.