The Event of small and medium-sized Enterprises

Lisbon, Portugal (18th - 20th March 2018)


Brad Sugars - Founder and President of ActionCOACH

Brad Sugars’ main business ActionCOACH began in 1994 in Brisbane, Australia. Today, Entrepreneur magazine ranks it as the leading business coaching franchise. The company has received many awards in both franchising and in business.

Brad Sugars is recognized as the world’s leading Wealth and Business Coach and leads the world’s number one business coaching firm, with more than 1,000 coaches in 71 countries. Every day, the coaches at ActionCOACH help tens of thousands of business owners grow their companies with hundreds of simple yet powerful business development techniques and strategies.

In addition to being a successful entrepreneur and dedicated family man, he is also a best selling author of 16 highly acclaimed books (including 4 International best sellers). Brad has taught over a million people worldwide how to create businesses, real estate and financial success.

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Travis Bell - The Bucketlist Guy
Travis first stepped into the business world over 20 years ago within the personal fitness training industry. Starting with 1 client, Travis built a personal training business that did over 1 million personal training sessions with a team who motivated 10’s of 1000’s of clients across Australia.

But rather than just help people achieve their health goals, Trav was also personally called upon by clients to help them achieve goals in the other areas of their lives. Trav’s superpower is his unique ability to get people from where they are now to where they want to be.

This is the foundation for why Trav is now regarded as one of Australia’s foremost personal development experts & life strategists.

As a professional speaker, his Private Events are always popular because they simply transform lives. His Corporate Keynote presentations are equally engaging because of the the impactful content, massive take-home value & Trav’s memorable presentation style. Trav is one of Australia’s most in-demand Motivation Speakers & a sought-after Life & Business Coaches.

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Peter Boolkah - The Transition Guy
Peter Boolkah (AKA The Transition Guy) is the World’s #1 Business Transition Coach whose main passion in life is to work with talented and high performing business owners who are in the process of creating exciting, high growth businesses.

Since joining Action Coach in 2005, Peter has received multiple awards and was proudly the first (and only) EMEA region coach to be inducted into the Action Coach Hall of Fame in 2013. However, he is most proud of the awards his clients have won for their achievements over the years at Action Coach events.

Peter credits his success as a coach and the progress of his clients to his straight-talking, no nonsense approach. Peter has over 20 years experience in the corporate world and running his own businesses, bringing a diverse range of skills to his coaching and training.

With a broad range of skills and a varied world class toolkit Peter is an accredited ActionCOACH and has a passion for helping his clients unlock the potential within themselves, their business and their teams.

His expertise in strategic planning proves a key asset to his clients who find his knowledge and practical ability to motivate, focuses their goals and ambitions.

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Tom Palcewicz - Mr. Cashflow
Tom became a certified ActionCOACH business coach in 2005. His 15+ years in finance, management, and team-building provide a solid foundation of expertise for small business management and improvement. He extends these talents to aid in job creation for his business clients to succeed and grow by adding new employees, thereby contributing to the economic stability and quality of life in Southeast Wisconsin.

Tom is generous with his time, coaching non-profit organizations pro bono to help them make a more meaningful difference to people in need in our community. He’s recently joined the boards of the Elmbrook Education Foundation and C.A.R.I.N.G. Group, organizations focused on the growth and development of schools within the Elmbrook School District.

Tom is an elite Platinum level Business Coach, consistently ranking as a “Top 100” ActionCOACH in the world for his success in building his and his clients businesses. In addition, he has received many awards and recognitions from his colleagues and ActionCOACH founder, Brad Sugars, for Coach and Mentor of the Year (WI/MN 2008), ActionMAN (Americas, 2009 & 2010, and Global, 2009 & 2011), as well as TeamCOACH Award (Americas, 2011).

He recently added author to his list of accomplishments, publishing “Consistent Cash Flow”. A native of Milwaukee, Tom currently resides in Brookfield with his wife, three children and a wonderful family dog.

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Tiago Forjaz - Speaker, Executive Advisor & Facilitator

Tiago Forjaz is a renown Executive Coach, Facilitator, and Leadership Development Consultant, as well as the Chief Dream Officer of MighT – Talent Strategists.

Tiago has worked on several transformation projects, ranging from envisioning the future, new business model discovery journey’s to cultural definition challenges, with multinational companies such as Aon, Philip Morris, FCA Automobiles, Mars, GroupM (WPP), Inditex as well as Portuguese Blue-Chip Corporates such as EDP, Sonae and Fidelidade.

Tiago is the founding member of the Portuguese Talent Foundation and the - The Star Tracker - the mashable-award-winning social network of global portuguese talents that connects over 35,000 talented Portuguese citizens in over 135 countries of the world.

From 2004 to 2010, Tiago founded and led Jason Associates, an innovative Talent Advisory firm and previously worked as an executive-search consultant at Heidrick & Struggles and Michael Page International. !

Tiago Forjaz is a TEDx Speaker and an invited teacher and frequent keynote speaker on topics related to Talent, Collaboration & Innovation, Networking, Entrepreneurship and The F!uture of Work.

He holds a degree in Economics and a Portuguese passport, but was born and lived in South Africa until he was 13 years old so Tiago speaks native English and Portuguese and fluent Spanish.

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Ken Gielen - Moderator
Ken Gielen was born in 1975 in Belgium and came to Portugal in 1993 for a 3 year adventure with his parents and sister, the length of his father's contract with the then joint venture Ford-Volkswagen. Graduated in Mechanical Engineering, he also holds an MBA from Universidade Católica Portuguesa.

He worked for the multinational Lear Corporation for 12 years and initially held the position of Engineering Director. In 2007 he was invited to held the position of Operations Director and in 2009 he saw all his effort and dedication rewarded with the invitation to hold the position of CEO of the company.

Joined ActionCOACH in April 2010 as a Certified Business Coach and soon in his first year, Ken receives the International Rookie Coach of the Year Award and in 2014 won the Client Award. That same year, he was invited by ActionCOACH President, Brad Sugars, to manage the Portuguese territory, and he is currently the CEO of ActionCOACH in Portugal. However, his main daily occupation is helping small and medium-sized business owners and their teams achieve their dreams by maximizing their resources and solving their complex challenges.

Ken has a tremendous passion for reengineering his clients' businesses and make them more profitable before he grows them in a sustained way, seeking to help the company owner in releasing more time for his family and therefore enjoy a more balanced life. According to him: "The success of my clients, is my success." Proof of this, is the countless testimonies of his customers to thank what they have done for them.

Ken’s success is based on the following equation: Passion (x) Action = Results.

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