A Harvard alumnus and former Navy logistics specialist, Chris Friend comes to A.M.I. as an accomplished CEO and entrepreneur.
Chris is the founder of Money Metrics, a business growth projections SaaS. Prior to launching Money Metrics, Chris was CEO of Ninthlink, a multi-million-dollar digital marketing and web development agency that counted Qualcomm and Jacuzzi among its clients. He also founded Artist-Bound, an organization focused on supporting struggling artists. Chris has served as the director of sales and marketing for two financial services companies.
As someone who has spent much of his career in the entrepreneurial trenches, Chris deeply understands that the struggles of growing a business extend well past the balance sheet. He is passionate about supporting business leaders in discovering holistic personal growth, while driving high-impact organizational change as a measurement of employee, customer, and community initiatives.
Phil Black has committed his life to helping people achieve their potential – and to working with others to to make this world a better place.
Phil has lead both personal leaders and management teams to greater performance levels and has trained more than 4,000 individuals and Fortune 1000 management teams in leadership and strategic coaching. His client roster includes Intel, Unisys, Sprint, Qualcomm, AT&T, Dow Jones, Casitas De San Jose, Wells Fargo, Cushman Realty, Red Mountain Retail Group, Arbonne Int’l, Nucerity Skin Care, CEOSpace and the State of California.
He also developed and ran the strategic alliance/joint venture program for the largest seminar company in the world.
Phil’s motto is “People don’t care how much I know until they know how much I care.” And from what Pinnacle members tell us, his message gets through loud and clear. Caring, dynamic, insightful, professional, passionate and results-driven are just some of the rave descriptions we receive on a regular basis.
Phil inspires those around him by living and working consciously from his personal core values. His extraordinary life includes consciously raising three amazing children with his wife, Vanessa, and hitchhiking through Europe at 18.
Tammy Moore brings to Pinnacle Global Network a very high level of business intelligence, wisdom and heart. In 1991, Tammy launched her family’s first restaurant, Pat & Oscar’s in Carmel Mountain Ranch with 8 employees and went on to open 18 with their team of 1400 employees. She sold a majority of their shares to Sizzler International for $23 million dollars. Over the next 2 years her and her team built an additional 10 restaurant before exiting the business. Tammy brings her savvy of scaling fast, building rockstar teams and driving high profit margins for business owners.
Expert Business Coach and three year Pinnacle member, Gina has helped hundreds over the last decade transform their businesses, health, wealth and relationships. Gina has been a very successful business owner, coach and leader. She has the ability to get right to the source of the challenge, lay out a rock-solid success strategy and keep our Pinnacle clients on track to reach their goals. She is motivating, inspiring and offers great insight and strategy to help our Pinnacle clients stand out and succeed in their industry. Pinnacle members love Gina’s high-energy and powerful, spot-on direction for their business.
Giles Fabris, from London, England, has been in the business world for 20 years and coached hundreds of new and high level CEO’s to big business growth. He created the #1 Selling online deodorant products on Amazon that’s currently out selling Gilette, Dove and OldSpice in less than a year.” (He launched 5 Amazon Bestselling products and helped multiple clients achieve Amazon Bestselling Author status) For over two decades, Giles has helped clients overcome major obstacles, deal with tough (and often complex) decisions and capitalize on new opportunities to generate breakthrough results. Giles has proven experience in creating highly profitable customer experience strategies, e-commerce analysis, email marketing conversion funnels; SEO, operations & project management, sales training, and a track record of helping his clients build strong strategic partnerships.
Besides being a digital marketing expert, Giles has saved National photography business from bankruptcy, secured media coverage from The New York times, Wall Street Journal, The Early show, Business Week, Glamor magazine, USA today and Time magazine, created an automated training program and went on to “Hire hundreds of people in Detroit, Akron and Cleveland in the middle of the worst recession.” To top it off, Giles became a multiple British national champion skydiver and world record holder. He is also a paraglider pilot and avid motorcycle enthusiast.
Allison Maslan, CEO of Allison Maslan International, A Global Business Mentoring Company is the No. 1 Best Selling Author of, Blast Off! The Surefire Success Plan to Launch Your Dreams into Reality. Allison’s built ten successful companies starting out at age 19. Her client list has included Ben & Jerry’s, Supercuts, Merrill Lynch and Charlotte Russe. Now she pays it forward helping ambitious business owners around the world grow a high-revenue business and a passionate life through The Pinnacle Global Network®, her private mentoring and mastermind enterprise. Allison’s been featured in Success, Fortune and Forbes Magazines, is a regular contributor to Entrepreneur Magazine and a featured expert on ABC, CBS, NBC, CNN and Fox across the US. Allison’s journey is highlighted in the new documentary, Inspired by 11.
Allison is involved with all facets of both levels of Pinnacle. As the CEO, she is bringing the best team to you to make sure that both levels of the Pinnacle Global Network® Private Coaching and Mastermind Program, are highly supported and directed to reach your business goals.
Melissa Woods focuses on defining qualities that distinguish ordinary businesses from extraordinary businesses in marketing, sales, business development, and customer service.Woods career started in the late eighties when she founded JW Tumbles, a children’s gym, which grew into a successful franchise company, with over forty locations worldwide. As founder and CEO of JW Tumbles, Woods developed and facilitated franchisee-training programs, sales processes, and ongoing support systems, including comprehensive operating manuals. As a successful “in the trenches business owner, ” Woods understands what it takes to grow a business smartly and effectively and is passionate about helping business owners find simple solutions to everyday challenges while avoiding stress and burnout.
Bringing his wisdom from an MBA in Finance and Entrepreneurial Management from The University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business, Stewart is a phenomenal business coach. He has mentored hundreds of business owners from Fortune 500 companies to start-ups over the last several decades. Stewart has also run several of his own successful companies and has decades of experience in marketing, entrepreneurial management, leadership, finance, operations, strategic and business planning, mindset management and more across diverse industries and circumstances. In addition to leading companies, Stewart has operating and consulting experience in numerous industries including Internet, data, financial, energy, environmental, entertainment, health care, direct sales and retail. He’s worked with companies such as Dun & Bradstreet, Merrill Lynch, ENI Corporation, National Recycling Corp. and more. He even integrated a solid waste management plan for the city of Philadelphia.
Stewart’s business experience is robust. But what’s even better is his character. He’s extremely warm-hearted and caring, and like all of our coaches, his passion and purpose is to see you thrive!
Originally from New York City, Scott Bearden is a career serial entrepreneur who has fearlessly launched businesses in industries he knew nothing about – and thrived.
He started his first company, a multi-unit restaurant and corporate catering company, in his early 20’s. After selling out to his business partner, he shifted to the marketing and advertising world with an emphasis on online media and the integration of online/offline media campaigns. In that industry, he served as partner in a direct response ad agency, as well as the sole owner of a lead generation company.
Scott regularly taps his almost 2 decades of experience using effective media strategies to acquire customers profitably to guide Pinnacle members. Additionally, he has experience making private investments in small companies and loves helping entrepreneurs navigate a path towards success and rapid growth.
A believer in systems, efficiency and focus, Scott built an extremely profitable online lifestyle business that required no more than 30 minutes of attention per day. He relishes sharing his strategies to help Pinnacle members get more from life.