Ricky Nowak csp maicd cahri
Conference Keynoter | Panel Presenter | Corporate Training | Executive Coach
Ricky Nowak is a highly versatile, talented and entertaining female speaker, facilitator and MC with over 30 years’ experience working with high performance individuals, teams and businesses. She is passionate about helping clients dramatically increase their leadership effectiveness and enhance their commercial results while enjoying their career!
She specializes in presenting at conference keynotes, masterclasses, training workshops and executive coaching focusing on leadership excellence. She delivers relevant and customized core messages for audiences so they can connect to their stakeholders and staff quickly and effectively.
Combining her solid credentials and enviable reputation Ricky helps her clients achieve solid transformations for themselves, their organizations, stakeholders and people. Her extensive corporate and NFP experience with leading companies in the APAC region has helped them improve their leadership capability and brand, improve their staff retention and engagement, enhance their reputation, and dramatically increase levels of performance and productivity.
Ricky is appropriately known as The Communication Catalyst for her ability to inspire authentic leadership with C Level executives and across organisations. Her extensive preparation, support and follow up ensure clients are fully supported and know they can consolidate and implement their learning with confidence!
Her valued clients include Ridley Corporation, Fulton Hogan, Pinsent Masons Lawyers, Cummins Filtration, Insurance Adviser Net, Linfox, ISPT HLB Mann Judd, Kinetica, Guide Dogs Victoria, Melbourne Health, KPMG, Arcadis, Accenture, Stellar BPO, The Executive Connection, Medibank, and Project Management Association APAC, and College of Law. Clients include companies and organisations in New York, New Zealand, Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Some of her recent innovative assignments include:
- Leadership Consultancy and Corporate Training in Legal and Accounting Firms
- Individual or Team Coaching – short or longer term
- Panel Moderation and MC work
- Corporate Leadership development and learning
- Keynote and Conference Presentations and Master Classes
Ricky is a regular contributor to business media, is a Media Stable resource, and is the author of four successful business books “How to Make Good People Great Leaders… and reap the rewards” and "The Integrity Factor - Why Business Rules in Business and Leadership" and “Boost Your Success - Leadership, Communication and Presentation Strategies for High Achievers” and “Leadership in Three Words”.
She has produced numerous webinars on Leadership and is a regular Blogger on leadership. She is an active member and Executive Coach for the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Professional Speakers of Australia and is a Certified member of Australian Human Resource Institute. Ricky also holds the global accreditation of a Certified Speaking Professional – the speaking industry’s highest recognition.
Her voluntary work with Rotary Melbourne, Very Special; Kids, Disaster Aid, Light House Foundation and Jewish Museum of Australia has been among her most valued to date.
Ricky is a Certified Coach in Stakeholder Centered Coaching by Marshall Goldsmith and is Certified to administer the following instruments: Extended DISC, DISC Motivators, Team Engagement Audit (Towards Ten Thousand) and 360 Degree Feedback.