“Growth comes from change. Happiness comes from acceptance.” - Pete McDowell
Pete is co-managing partner of ActionCOACH Columbus, the co-author of The Honest Truth about Leadership, and an internationally recognized speaker. He is a recovering chemical engineer who spent over 20 years managing operations in chemical plants Stauffer Chemical Co. and Occidental Petroleum.
He graduated with a degree in Chemical Engineering from Clarkson University and has an MBA from Capital University. Pete has a home on Apple Valley Lake near Howard, Ohio, and enjoys boating, skiing, and anything involving the outdoors along with his dog. He has three grown children with whom he enjoys traveling the world.
Pete is passionate about helping people leverage their strengths to improve business performance. He is a believer in increasing business results by focusing on how we interact and communicate with other people, and is a financial expert. Pete understands that in any business, as we help others succeed, businesses succeed.
Pete was recently awarded the Global Highest Client Retention award and is proud to lead the team ranked first in both the United States and Globally.