Austin, Texas (PRWEB) December 24, 2015
Founder and Managing Director of People Biz, Inc., Alicia Marie has been selected by Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) to facilitate their 2015 Annual Staff Retreat in Lagos, Nigeria.
AFC is the first private sector-led African investment bank with the capacity to leverage infrastructural spending for the entire continent. Since it began operations in 2007, AFC has created the building blocks to help address Africa’s infrastructure development needs. It has raised $1.26 billion in fully paid-in equity capital and is driven by a diverse team of experienced professionals from investment banking, engineering and other backgrounds.
This year’s Annual Staff Retreat will be focused on “Transforming Corporate Performance through Flawless Execution” and Ms. Alicia Marie will be delivering original presentations on appreciative inquiry, flawless execution, and strategy.
“I am excited to be chosen to partner with AFC and support and grow their leaders,” remarked Ms. Alicia Marie, “My company is a leadership development organization that works across the country to support businesses, providing all types of personal and professional development programs. All of our clients are indirectly or directly impacted by the global economy.”
About Africa Finance Corporation
Established in 2007, the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) is a private sector-led investment bank and development finance institution created to help mobilize and channel required capital towards driving Africa’s economic development.
Africa Finance Corporation’s mission is to address Africa’s development needs in a profitable way, creating benefits for both investors and societies in the region.
About Alicia Marie
Alicia Marie is a professionally certified business coach, trainer, consultant, and thought leader based in Austin, Texas.
Ms. Marie founded People Biz, Inc. in 2000 with the intention of providing total personal and professional development solutions for individuals, teams and organizations. She specializes in creating customized programs based on desired outcomes that include learning vehicles such as training, professional coaching and consulting. She has been a professional trainer for more than 20 years and a professional coach with more than 15,000 paid coaching hours over the last 15 years. She has a unique background in Humanities, Business, Public Relations and Marketing.
Prior to founding People Biz, Ms. Marie trained and acted as a grief counselor for Cancer Therapy and Research Center in their support services division. She was instrumental in developing training for support group leaders in various capacities. In 2002, Ms. Marie earned her MA in Neuro-Linguistics from Essex University. Ms. Marie obtained her Professional Coach Certification in 2007 from International Coach Federation, and is an active and credentialed member of both ICF and the World Association of Business Coaches.
Through her company, People Biz, Inc., Ms. Marie has developed comprehensive tools and programs to support and educate individuals, business owners and professionals. Ms. Marie is a popular speaker and workshop leaders; she has written and delivered hundreds of programs on leading and managing employees, health and wellness, communication skills, fearless business practices and entrepreneurial success to clients, professional associations, and small businesses.
Ms. Marie may be contacted through her assistant: coach(at)peoplebizinc(dot)com