Charlie Palmgren co-founded SynerChange International. Often labeled the consultant's consultant," Charlie's 35 years of research and experience have led many to look to him for organizational design and development. Charlie is a world authority on the Creative InterChange process and realized tremendous success when introducing the process to the business world in the mid-70's under the name "synergy."
"Dr. Synergy," as he is often called, has developed and researched the Creative InterChange process since 1966. He is credited with developing most of the exercised in current use to equip leaders and organizations with the Creative InterChange concept, competencies strategies and methods.
Charlie co-authored The Chicken Conspiracy: Breaking the Cycle of Personal Stress and Organizational Mediocrity. He is currently writing another book entitled, The Ascent of the Eagle: Achieving Your Personal and Organizational Best.
Bill Petrarca's 30 years experience in the business world has brought him unique insights into the importance of healthy relationships in successful business strategies. Bill has spent the past 10 years as an executive coach working with small and large clients.
Bill co-founded Strathman Associates, Inc. (SAI), with his wife Jane Strathman. SAI uses a process of listener-focused communication to coach clients to build the awareness, skills, relationships and commitment to create their future.
Charlie and Bill met while coaching at a common client in 1995 and have ever since been passionately advocating the applications of Creative InterChange principles to leaders in corporations and communities.