Ohio business coachFred Reikowsky is a Licensed Professional Business Coach with the Professional Business Coaches Alliance (PBCA), and owner of Legacy Business Leaders LLC. He has 33 years experience as a small business owner in new home construction and design-build remodeling and renovation.

Fred was a long-time board member and is past president of the Stark County National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI). He was a NARI Certified Remodeler, and NARI ‘Certified Remodeler’ business trainer, as well as a past (and current) member of the National Home Builders Association and the National Kitchen and Bath Association.

Fred’s post-builder career includes US Director of Impact Middle East, developing and training leaders and small business owners in Egypt, Jordan, and Northern Iraq.  He has also served as volunteer “Entrepreneur in Residence” with the Small Business Development Center at Kent State University, Stark County, helping entrepreneurs to organize and launch new business initiatives.

Fred’s vision is to see small business owners flourish on the bottom line, excel in the quality of their lives, and become agents of positive influence in their communities. He and his wife Barb live in Bolivar, Ohio and are the parents of five grown children.

Fred was recently named North America’s 2014 “Central Region Business Coach of the Year” by the Professional Business Coaches Alliance (PBCA) – North America’s premier alliance of independent business coaches. PBCA president, Jon Denney said, “Fred is a leader among leaders in the PBCA and is highly respected among his colleagues throughout the United States and Canada. He was well-deserving of this significant honor.”

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