Why Paragon Leadership?
PARAGON Leadership International exists for one simple reason....to develop the future face of leadership. For over ten years we have had the pleasure of partnering with our clients, whether it is an executive leadership team of a Fortune 1000 organization, an entrepreneur of an alternative energy start-up company, or an emerging leader of a fast growing global organization.
Through our leadership development work, we have supported the success of thousands of leaders. Our mission is simple: deliver consistent, results-based leadership improvements for current and future leaders so that they in turn achieve measurable positive outcomes and can affect sustainable change. And we love what we do.
Our work is also grounded in giving back to our clients, organizations and the communities we serve. We have a particular passion and interest in creating, finding and supporting leadership initiatives that directly improve the health and well being of our future generations. We believe the future face of leadership IS the future face of our communities, our economy and ultimately our world.
In the work that we do, whether it is developing leaders within organizations or influencing the face of our communities, we believe that if we can impact one person, then we can ultimately impact the entire system and leave the world a better place for future generations to come.
Janice Krupic, CEO and President
Janice formed Paragon Leadership International in 2001, with a vision of creating an executive coaching and leadership development firm providing exceptional service and undeniable results all while making a difference to the individual, client company and respective communities. Janice’s passion in helping leaders shift their thinking and transform their actions, comes from a extensive work history of supporting leaders at all levels and industries, within companies such as Kellogg’s, La-Z-Boy, Kohler, Ford, Kelly Services, Stryker, Marriott, and Herman Miller. Janice has a particular interest in working with highly motivated leaders from the C-Level, all the way to our future generation leadership (including middle-schoolers!). Additionally, she has given her time and extended her support to numerous non-profit causes, exceeding 50 to date, as well as authored a children’s book. She is a native Michigander, currently residing in Novi, MI where she enjoys tennis, running, the arts, and spending time with her family. She is a graduate of Eastern Michigan University, with a Master of Science degree in Organization Behavior and Development, Michigan State University, with a degree in Business and Human Resources, and has completed post-graduate work at Columbia University in Organizational Development.
Paragon North American Team
Diane Ring, Chief Coaching Officer
Denise Lovat, VP of Sales, Client Relations & Quality
Diana Kohne, Director, Finance & Operations
Paragon Global Coaches
Paragon has the capacity to service clients around the globe through our
10-year partnering with Management Resource Group (MRG) and fellow coaches.