Robert Hargrove's Masterful Coaching and Patty Smith Worldwide, Inc. Announce Joint Venture

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Hargrove and Smith to develop leading global coaching practice in the financial services sector.

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"I am thrilled with this joint venture with Patty Smith Worldwide, a company that has the creativity, connections and proven track record in the financial sector that Masterful Coaching has been seeking," said Hargrove.

Patty Smith Worldwide, Inc., a strategic enterprise risk solutions specialist, today announced a joint venture with world-renowned executive coaching leader, Robert Hargrove and his Masterful Coaching practice to develop the #1 global coaching practice in the financial services sector.  

Hargrove and Smith's joint venture will create and optimize the cultural and operating conditions for “banking impossible futures” in the financial services sector and develop leaders at every level. The company will be particularly interested in banks with significant deal flow, who want to explore the possibility of improving ROI through coaching CEO's and leadership teams to build high performance organizations.

"We see Hargrove's Masterful Coaching capability as a critical element in the enterprise-wide risk management solution set for the financial services industry going forward," said Smith. "The combined expertise of our two firms will be a powerful combination for causing emerging leaders and high potentials in banking and financial services businesses globally to aspire, develop and nurture congruency on all levels of attention for breakthrough business performance, personally and organizationally, while managing risk in the process."    

The Hargrove and Smith high performance financial services coaching practice will:

  •          Be the #1 global coaching practice in the financial services sector, measured by business results and the most desired firm to coach for in the financial sector.
  •          Provide certified Masterful Financial Services Coaches with rich case work and operating experience who cause success in local markets and operate as a high performance team on a global scale.
  •          Utilize transformational assignments and triggering business events as the basis for client engagement(s), averaging 12 months in duration.
  •          Periodically engage the CEO, Board Members and/or Executive Mentors to participate with Hargrove and Smith Coaches during the engagement process.
  •          Deliver business results using the Masterful Coaching Star Model.
  •          Set and achieve impossible goals with coaches in 100 days or less.

"I am thrilled with this joint venture with Patty Smith Worldwide, a company that has the creativity, connections and proven track record in the financial sector that Masterful Coaching has been seeking," said Hargrove.

To learn more about Hargrove and Smith Executive Coaching, please visit http://www.roberthargrove.com and http://www.pattysmithworldwide.com.

About Robert Hargrove
Robert Hargrove, director of the Harvard Leadership project and author of Your First 100 days, is a world leader in executive coaching. He personally coached CEO's in global 1000 companies including Adidas, Fidelity Investments, Estee Lauder Int., UBS, Royal Dutch Shell, Zurich Financial Services, Glaxo, Royal Bank Scotland, and many more. Hargrove is founder of Masterful Coaching, a global coaching network of top world-class executive coaches. Voted by Forbes as one of the most influential authorities in executive coaching, leadership and high performance organizations, Hargrove brings tremendous experience and expertise to this new coaching venture.

About Patty Smith
Patty Smith, founder of Patty Smith Worldwide, Inc., has nearly two decades of experience working with executives in the world's top financial institutions. Smith specializes in management risk solutions and brings a rich body of corporate casework experience including underwriting risk for banks and other financial services as well as expertise in directors and officers liabilities for publicly traded companies. She is an alumni of AIG, Stewart Smith Group (a division of Willis Faber London), and Tri-City Brokers (acquired by Crump Group). Smith's extensive understanding of the financial services sector make her a strong component in the Hargrove-Smith team.

Contacts:
Robert Hargrove
Masterful Coaching
640 Lexington Street
Waltham, MA
(617)953-6230

Patty Smith
Patty Smith Worldwide, Inc.
1650 Market Street, Suite 3600
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(267)319-7940

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