Barry R. James is President and Portfolio Manager with James Investment Research, and President of the James Advantage Funds. Co-Founder of Leaders Lead. Barry received his undergraduate degree from The United States Air Force Academy and his Master’s Degree from Boston University. He joined James Investment Research in its beginning years before a tour of duty as an officer with the United States Air Force. He returned to the company in 1986. Barry currently oversees the management of James Investment Research and is a senior member of the Investment Committee. Barry James was chosen as the “Dayton Business Leader of the Year” in 2007 by the Dayton Business Journal.
Services: Financial advisor & leadership coach
Lawrence Long III, is a passionate business and spiritual leader. He has a bachelor’s degree from Wilberforce University, where he studied finance, communications and political science. In 2012 Lawrence founded L.V. Long & Associates and recruited a team of recently retired and soon to retire business execs as advisors and consultants. L.V. Long provides comprehensive business case research and analysis support, strategic planning, organizational development consulting, sales and marketing services. L.V. Long now serves numerous organizations from industries ranging from Healthcare, to Automotive and IT. His heart beats to see divine synergy flow through reconciled and diverse groups of people of all races who broker heavens solutions for earth's problems!
Services: market research and implementation.
David J. Robertson is the Founder of Growthpoint Coaching Co. whose mission is to help 1 Million Contractors, Service Professionals, Business Owners, and others achieve the freedom and profitability that a healthy business provides by 2030.
In 2011 David began working with his first coaching client when he was asked to help a friend build his financial services firm. Since then, David has gone on to start Growthpoint Coaching Co. and in 2016, his first year as a full-time business coach, David trained and coached over 50 business leaders and teams collectively responsible for over $36 million in revenue and creating over 150 jobs.
Also in 2016, as Growthpoint's President and Head Business Coach, David began pioneering a hybrid coaching method he calls the “Done-With-You” business building method. His 90-Day hybrid coaching program is designed to create 68% more profit and add 40 extra hours of free time each month without spending extra money on staff, software, or advertising.
Darwin is President of Leaders Lead. Over the last decade, He has trained over 30.000 leaders on leadership, strategy, and character development. Darwin is an Independent Certified Coach, Teacher, and Speaker with The John Maxwell Team. He believes in creating communities of like-minded people to launch innovative sustainable enterprises, to equip leaders through technology & education, to create transforming learning experiences to reach maximum potential and purpose in life.
Our academy, the faculty of coaches, media branch wants to journey with transformational leaders to influence our communities, celebrate success, and create life-changing opportunities for others. We strive to honor God in the marketplace by helping to create ten thousand jobs by inspiring, equipping, and enhancing visionary leaders and entrepreneurs.
Leaders Lead is empowering entrepreneurs to lead sustainable enterprises through developing leaders to lead, innovating transferable values, and creating shareable stories.
- Finding your Business model
- Leading with the right Management model
- Leadership style and cultural fitness
- Authentic community of leaders and entrepreneurs
- Ongoing coaching
- Media support
- Access to capital