About Todd Colbeck, MBA
Todd has spent more than 10 years helping over 1000 financial advisers increase client loyalty through strengths based business development,having an engaged and productive staff and using more competitive investment strategies.
Todd created a system of strengths based coaching using a combination of over a decade of financial service experience and graduate work he did with The Gallup Organization while studying for his MBA in Strengths Based Executive Leadership.
This tested strengths based approach gives his clients
a competitive advantage in business and helps them to attain their personal goals as well.
Todd transitioned to coaching after leaving his role as Brokerage Vice President of the northeast US region at American Express Financial Advisers, where he achieved sales results that were consistently the best in the country.
American Express Financial Advisers recognized Todd in 2001, 2002, and 2003 as the top region vice president.
In 2003 Todd exceeded his revenue targets by over 500%.
Todd has presented at American Express’s Brokerage University, Standard and Poor’s , the Chicago Board of Options Exchange, as well as at the American Stock Exchange and New York University’s Stern School of Business.
Todd is a dynamic and passionate public speaker who can engage and empower an audience.
He has lectured at over 50 conferences and educational training events on mastering the skills to succeed in business and financial services.
In May of 2005 Todd chaired the session on Global Marketing and presented on Global Branding at the Pan Pacific Business Association’s annual conference in Shanghai China.
This international conference was attended by business people and educators from over 20 countries.
MBA in Strengths Based Executive Leadership
This unique program combined studies from four world class institutions:
- The University of Nebraska-Lincoln
- The Gallup Organization/ Gallup University
- The University of Toyota
Completing this program is a unique accomplishment and helps Todd to provide coaching clients with the best business ideas from both inside and outside of the financial services industry.
Todd is the author of the health and wellness book “The Best That You Can Be”, which is a complete training manual on body and mind wellness and nutrition.
B.S. in Health Studies
State University of NY- Empire State College
American College of Sports Medicine
Health Fitness Instructor
The Healing Tao
Todd is proud to have served in the US Army Reserve. He is a graduate of the US Army Airborne school, the Special Operations Medical Sergeant Course (green beret medic course), and was honorably discharged as a First Lieutenant.
1993 US Kung Fu Championships
Shuai Jiaow- 1st Place