Why FlashPoint? Flashpoint enables their employees to bring their true authentic selves to work every day and to push themselves just a little bit further ahead. This enables us to work with amazing people in a diverse range of organizations, and in a team of extremely smart, compassionate, and fun colleagues.
You’ll find her constantly looking to provide better solutions to leaders that are facing changing demands and challenges. One of her core beliefs is, that every human being is resourceful, whole, and creative. Building on this belief, Annette works with her clients as a trusted and supportive partner building more confident and satisfied leaders, stronger teams, and organizations with an equity and inclusion culture.
Before FlashPoint: Annette started her career in a multi-national Energy Corporation in Germany as a partner in Corporate Communication, working directly with the CEO. From this role she moved to the US in 2000, leading the communication and marketing department from STEAG HamaTech, a leading supplier of capital equipment for the optical storage and photomask industry. Venturing out with her own company, Annette worked with Fortune 100 companies, through consulting engagements in supply chain management as well as high tech industries, manufacturing, and pharmaceutical medical companies over the last 15 years. A few of her clients include Siemens, BMW, Eli Lily, and Company and Evonik.
Education and Expertise: Annette holds a master’s degree in communication, psychology, and philosophy from the University Duisburg Essen in Germany. Annette is a Trained Facilitator of The Leadership Challenge® Workshop, an LPI® Trained Coach, Five Behaviors® Accredited Facilitator, and a Certified Everything DiSC® Workplace® Facilitator. She holds coaching certifications from the Neuro Leadership Group and the Center for Creative Leadership, holds a Team Coaching certification from Team Coaching International, and is a graduate of David Peterson and David Goldsmith’s ACE Journey to Mastery coaching certification course. Annette started daily meditation 30 years ago and holds a Mindfulness and Meditation Teaching Certificate. Annette is fluent in English, German, and French
After Work Hours: Annette can often be found in a nearby barn, mucking out stalls or caring for and riding young horses. If not in a barn, she spends time with her husband and three daughters preparing family meals or outside in the mountains or at the ocean. She also makes sure to find time for her meditation and recharging her soul.
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