Ron Kuykendall

Expertise:  Sales, Sales Training, Sales Coaching, Leadership Development, Leadership Coaching & Classroom Facilitation.

Ron is dedicated to helping executives and other business professionals focus and set priorities, increase productivity and define success on their own terms. He works closely with clients to identify, support and deliver measurable results that bring valuable bottom-line impact. Ron is a high-energy professional with more than 25 years of experience and a proven track record of top-tier accomplishments.

Prior to Ron’s entry into the coaching and consulting practice, he worked in the medical device space for St. Jude Medical between 1997-2013. For more than a decade, he acted as Director in sales management, sales training and organizational development. With these roles, he refined his skill sets in leadership, team development and coaching. Ron has facilitation experience with both small and large groups, including mid-level and advanced programs.

Kuykendall Coaching was founded in 2015 to provide values based leadership coaching and a variety of organizational development programs. The focus that Ron brings to clients is centered around effective communication, improving interaction dynamics and equipping leaders to grow themselves and their teams in an increasingly fast paced and change oriented environment.

Ron offers a personalized coaching/development experience based on practical leadership, coaching fundamentals and team success. His approach comes from a place of authenticity and transparency to challenge clients to exceed their own expectations. Ron does not rely on an “one size fits all” approach, but rather on client evaluations and customized programs. His skills and focus areas include leadership growth, team dynamics and optimizing interaction and communication in a variety of corporate and professional settings.

Ron’s client experience includes:

  • Executive Coaching
  • Team Interaction Development
  • Organizational Training for effectiveness and optimal communication.
  • Emotional Intelligence Training Workshops & Assessments
  • Custom Workshop Creation

Ron is a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach and also holds an Associate Certified Coach credential with the International Coach Federation (ICF). He is a skilled facilitator of several leadership and development programs, including Everything DiSC. Ron is an active member of the Association for Talent Development, the International Coach Federation and Toastmasters International.