Pat Richie’s early success came in professional sports as part of the San Francisco 49’ers in the 80’s and 90’s. Seeking new challenges in 1999 he accepted an offer to become the Executive Director of the communication consulting firm Bold Assurance; founded by Bert Decker. In 2002 he took a position representing an international reliefread the rest
No authority has the experience of building a teamwork culture as Pat Richie. He has worked with over a hundred organizations developing corporate strategy and high performing teams. His early success came in professional sports; in fact the San Francisco 49’ers awarded him Super Bowl rings three times in recognition of his contribution to the team’s success after Super Bowls XXIII, XXIV, XXIX (23, 24, 29).
He is the President of SLG Corporate – a teamwork and leadership consulting firm working with leading corporations, universities, and government agencies. His client list includes: ATT, Well Point, General Dynamics, Ardent Health, ITT, the University of Notre Dame and even the production company behind the hit children’s television show, VeggieTales. He is the author of two books: Wisdom for BusyLeaders and Wisdom for the Busy SportsLeader.
He has been quoted by: The New York Times, Sports Illustrated, the BBC, and GQ Magazine. Pat Richie is much in demand as a speaker. His entertaining and challenging keynote: “Teamwork, Leadership, and the Currency of the Truth” lays the foundation for high performing leadership and teamwork. Patrick Lencioni the author of the New York Times best-selling book, “The Five Dysfunctions of a Team” has given Pat Richie exclusive opportunity to speak on “The Five Dysfunctions of a Team” when a corporate audience can not engage Lencioni or another member of his firm to speak directly. Pat Richie’s presentation is dynamic, engaging and has been praised by audiences again and again.read less