John Mattone is the founder and CEO of John Mattone-Global. Prior to this, John was the President of one of the top leadership consulting firms in the world, Executive Development Associates, Inc., (EDA) and prior to EDA he was the Vice President of Assessments for Linkage, Inc. Prior to Linkage, John was the Vice President of Sales for Drake Beam Morin, the global career and outplacement firm.  Before joining DBM, John spent 10 years building his first successful consulting firm, Human Resources International. He holds a B.S. Degree in Management and Organizational Behavior from Babson College and a M.S. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from the University of Central Florida.

John is cited to be the world’s #1 authority on Intelligent Leadership (IL), the world’s top executive coach and the creator of the IL Executive Coaching Process and Certification. He is globally respected as a uniquely distinguished top leadership coach authority who can ignite and strengthen a leader’s inner-self and talents. He is also a powerfully engaging, internationally acclaimed keynote speaker. John is the author of nine books, including three best-sellers.

John is greatest testimony to his core purpose and the realization of his dream are his many philanthropic endeavors which include his creating an endowed scholarship fund in his name at UCF – The John Mattone Leadership & Coaching Scholarship that will be awarded annually to a deserving Master’s or Ph.D. student who shows great promise and potential in the field of coaching and leadership.  John was selected as the 2018 UCF College of Sciences Department of Psychology Outstanding AlumKnight.