Arlington, VA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 06/02/2014 -- Known throughout the Fortune 500 as a cutting-edge thinker in the areas of leadership and talent management, Mattone is president of JohnMattonePartners, Inc., a global leadership consulting firm that specializes in C-level and high-potential executive coaching, leadership and talent management keynote presentations and training, and leadership and succession management consulting.
HR.com, the largest global social networking and resource site for HR professionals, and Leadership Excellence Essentials magazine, a leading publication on management, leadership effectiveness and organizational productivity, have ranked Mattone as one of the world’s top independent leadership consultants. Other international leadership authorities recognized in the May 2014 issue were: Marshall Goldsmith, Gary Hamel, Jim Collins, Marcus Buckingham, Sally Helgesen, and John Maxwell. Some of the larger consultancies recognized included: Accenture, Disney Institute, Mercer, Center for Creative Leadership, DDI, Korn Ferry, and McKinsey.
Recognized by the Thinkers50 as one of the world's leading management thinkers as one of the top independent leadership consultants, executive coaches and speakers in the world, Mattone’s work is featured in The Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, The Huffington Post, CEO Magazine, CLO Magazine, CIO Magazine, and other respected global news outlets. He is a trusted advisor and coach to some of the world’s leading organizations and brands including The CIA, The EPA, FedEx, AgFirst Farm Credit Bank, KPMG, Columbia University, and Navy Federal Credit Union.
A prolific writer, Mattone is the author of seven books as well as over 100 professional articles and book chapters. His two new best-selling books, entitled “Talent Leadership: A Proven Method for Identifying & Developing High-Potential Employees” and "Intelligent Leadership: What You Need to Know to Unlock Your Full Potential" have been heralded by leading experts, CEOs and HR leaders as “groundbreaking and innovative”.
Mattone holds a B.S. Degree in Management and Organizational Behavior from Babson College and an M.S. Degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from the University of Central Florida. John serves as an Executive MBA faculty member at Florida Atlantic University where he teaches his popular course Global Leadership Assessment & Development. He was recently appointed Distinguished Senior Fellow of the Hult International Business School. He serves as a Senior Talent Management Consultant and Master Executive Coach for Executive Development Associates (where he also served as President) and as a Senior Faculty Member with the Talent Management Academy, a worldwide leader in leadership conferences and education. Additionally, Mattone is a member of numerous professional associations and is one of nine executive coaches in the world who has earned the Master Corporate Executive Coach™ (MCEC) certification by the Association of Corporate Executive Coaches.