What participants of The Annual Global Leadership Conference are saying about the October 2010 conference held in Portland, Oregon
“Peter, thank you for hosting a thoughtful and insightful conference. The presenters were topnotch executives and academicians, and the attendees brought great questions and perspectives that fueled productive dialogue yielding highly practical take-aways for application. I appreciate your coordination of the event and the University of Portland’s generosity in hosting the event. I look forward to next year’s conference.” (December, 2010).
Tim Rahschulte, Ph.D., Associate Professor, George Fox University, Newberg, Oregon.
“This was my first leadership conference that I have attended presented by The Okantey Group. I was impressed by the high quality speakers who brought wonderful insight into many issues that face our global economy and environment. The information presented was very timely and relevant to my current position. I looked forward to the next event.” (December 2010).
Rick Roark, Principal Staff Engineer at Motorola Inc., Vancouver, Washington.
“This leadership conference has helped me to build upon my leadership skills and overcome barriers I had difficulties with in terms of leading a group of people. Mr. Okantey possesses vibrant leadership ideologies and skills that I look up to in this generation. After the conference, I came to the realization that change is always possible only if we put our mind towards it”. (December 2010).
Kofi Tweneboah, Resident Assistant, Office of Residence Life, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon.
“The Annual Global Leadership conference was an excellent opportunity to network with leaders and leadership researchers with knowledge and vast experiences. I was impressed by the presentations and the relevance to leadership. This was an invaluable experience that has expanded my views and increased my imagination of future leadership. Peter, I’m looking forward to joining you at the 2011 conference”. (December, 2010).
Diane Terwilliger, MMOL, Warner Pacific College, Portland, Oregon.
“I was really impressed with both the quality of the speakers and the other attendees of the conference. The discussions we had during the sessions and over the breaks were extremely enlightening and I learned a lot. I am definitely planning on attending again next year and bringing several people from my workplace with me. This was an extremely valuable day!
Kimberly Schmucker, Portland, Oregon.
What People are saying about consulting at The Okantey Group Inc.
“Dr. Peter Carlos Okantey possesses unique leadership training skills and qualities for success that can assist any organization to maximize output while concurrently minimizing cost. As a leaders, Peter is gifted and talented, an independent thinker with the tactfulness to inspire working teams to see the whole picture of organizational challenges while inspiring team building spirit in a collaborative environment that ultimately produces success.” (May 2010).
Rev. Dr. Kofi Owusu- Nelson, Portland International Church, Portland, Oregon.
“Peter’s ability to ask the right questions and provide appropriate feedback throughout his 360 degrees assessment provides insight into one’s leadership style (s) to enhance efficiency and effectiveness while engaged in the leadership process. His feedback equips leaders to develop sound relationships with their followers for higher performance and success in the workplace.” (June, 2010).
Dr. Mike Burton, Vice Provost, School of Extended Studies at Portland State University, Portland, Oregon.
“Because of his many years of experience in helping start-up businesses, Peter knows the steps it takes to form an organization and the necessary preconditions founders should consider”. (July, 2010).
Assegid Habtewold, Founder, PRO Leadership Global Inc., Silver Spring, Maryland.