Speaker • Trusted Advisor • Executive Coach • Consultant • Author
CB Bowman’s (Ottomanelli) newest organization “Workplace Equity & Equality” (WEE) (www.wee-consulting.org) is focused on positive experiential-based learning for organizations and coaches in moving the intention and commitment of workplace social justice to action. CB is also a senior partner with “Integration Consulting, LLC.”
She is a passionate and engaging speaker in this area.
CB is also best known for bringing clarity and accountability to the world of executive coaching. She founded two existing change-making organizations in the coaching field, the ACEC, Association of Corporate Executive Coaches™, dedicated to mastery level coaches who are working with the top tier of organizations. ACEC supports corporate executive coaches in being “Enterprise-wide business partners with their clients” and, the MEECO Leadership Institute™ that is a think tank/research group of international organizations focused on the future and measurement of employment sciences, executive coaching and culture in organizations, institutions, and agencies. The institute is also a certifying body for master level corporate executive coaches offering the acclaimed MCEC (Master Corporate Executive Coach certification). MEECO also offers its designation to organizations who support the ROI of its employees.
CB’s work with ACEC has introduced rigorous credentialing to the corporate executive coaching ranks and has introduced metrics to underscore accountability. She is certified to serve on corporate boards, and her emphasis on pro bono work and continuing education shows her heart and her brain are aligned on this critical mission.
CB strongly believes that master level corporate executive coaches have to be “enterprise-wide business partners™” with their clients. She is also the force behind the powerful dialogue-based MEECO Leadership Conferences that each year recognizes organizations that exemplify the use of Executive Coaching, Employment Sciences, and Organizational Culture as best-in-class. Ford Motor Company; The Mayo Clinic; MD Anderson Cancer Research Center; L3 Technologies; Rodan & Fields; The Ann and John Doerr Institute for New Leaders at Rice University; The Anderson School of Business, UCLA; and, Hermes Airports, Ltd are some of the past designees.
She is formally head of branding for ready-to-eat cereals for General Foods where she was responsible for the visual impact of Post Cereals for iconic brands such as Honey Bunches of Oats, Golden Crisps, and Pebbles. CB was also responsible for their classic brands including Post Shredded Wheat, Grape Nuts, Shake N Bake and Raisin Bran. and won several awards for product marketing and branding. In addition, she was part of the successful branding for the Birds Eye frozen food product line.
CB is a graduate of New School for Social Research. She received her MBA from Pace University where she served on the Advisory board for Lubin School of Business and as an adjunct professor in the marketing department. She served as an instructor at Rutgers University Center for Management Development and as an adjunct professor at Mercy College teaching organizational behavior, and Human Resource Management. CB is a contributing author in the “Complex Situations in Coaching: A Critical Case-Based Approach” 1st Edition and has published several articles on coaching.
She also co-founded the National Association for Interior Designers and she served as Chairperson for the North Plainfield, New Jersey’s Historic Commission for six years. CB currently sits on the advisory board for CFOLC DE&I (Chief Financial Officer Leadership Council Diversity Equality & Inclusion) https://cfoleadershipcouncil.
CB has appeared in Forbes.com, Wall Street Journal, Essence Magazine, and others
Stakeholder Centered Coaching (SCC) by Dr. Marshall Goldsmith, Ph.D. • Master Certified Coach (CMC) by The Behavioral Institute • Board Certified Coach (BCC) by the Center for Credentialing & Education • Master Corporate Executive Coach (MCEC) by the MEECO Leadership Institute • LinkedIn Live (Broadcaster) • Apple Podcast (Broadcaster) • Marshall Goldsmith’s 50 Leading Global Coaches • Marshall Goldsmith’s MG100 • Chief Financial Officer Leadership Council Diversity Equality & Inclusion • Ranked #14 in Branding Global Gurus • Clubhouse Host @executive-coach “Leadership Challenges”; “Executive Coaching Club”