John Colosimo, Principal


john@focus-point.net 

John Colosimo is a founder and principal of FOCUS POINT, a Portland based management consulting firm (1990 − present). From 1989 to 1998 he was the Portland chairman of The Executive Committee (TEC), an international organization for CEOs and presidents of mid-market companies.

He has extensive experience as a consultant/coach to CEOs on issues of business strategy, managing growth, negotiation, and related organization and management issues and has been a board member of several emerging and mid-market businesses.

In the last ten years he worked directly as an executive coach to over 40 CEOs from a wide variety of industries and has logged over 700 hours leading CEO advisory groups on issues related to virtually all aspects of growing, managing and transitioning businesses.

He has been retained by several businesses to develop and guide their strategic business planning processes and has worked extensively in the development of senior-level management teams and in the resolution of high impact management and leadership issues.

His consulting specialties include strategic planning, executive coaching, negotiation and mediation, and team development. He holds a masters degree in management, with an emphasis on organization behavior.

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Mary Bosch, Group Chair Portland


Marketekmb@aol.com 

Mary Bosch has over 15 years of highly successful experience in providing marketing and management services to Fortune 500 companies, small businesses and non-profit organizations.

Her broad expertise in sales and marketing ranges from competitor assessments and target marketing campaigns to sales planning and negotiation. Trained extensively in group facilitation and leadership development, her clients represent industries as varied as health care, retail, insurance, wood products, professional services, utilities and real estate.

Mary brings a unique ability to assess organizational needs, focus attention on the most critical issues and facilitate responses that create meaningful change.

In addition to her extensive consulting experience, Mary's professional experience includes positions of Market Development Coordinator and Strategic Planner at The Georgia Power Company and Strategic Planner at The Southern Company.

She holds a masters degree in planning from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an undergraduate degree in Communications from Indiana University.

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