Joe Cruz, Founder and Principal
Invenire Leadership Coaching is owned and operated by Joe Cruz. He is a certified coach and a seasoned executive with over 40 years of business experience. In his coaching practice Joe specializes in leadership development, career transition and team building. Through his Discover Coaching process he helps senior executives, high potential employees and professionals become better leaders; advance to the next level in their careers; and, achieve a better work/life balance. He also coaches business owners on how to profitably grow their companies and manage their businesses more effectively. In addition he works with teams to develop greater synergy and teamwork.
Joe has held a number of senior leadership positions within the financial services industry. His background includes a solid track record of having managed and profitably grown a number of business units and regional offices, as well as having led the successful turnaround of a troubled community bank.
Joe is certified by the International Coach Federation (“ICF”) as an Associate Certified Coach and is also an active member of ICF. He also received certification as a Professional Coach and as an Energy Leadership Index-Master Practitioner by the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (“iPEC”) an ICF accredited coach training organization. Joe is also a Gallup Certified Strengths Coach as well as a Certified Practitioner in Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Step I and Step II. He has published numerous blogs on a variety of subjects including leadership development, personal growth and high performing teams. Joe has a Master in Business Administration degree from the Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management, Claremont Graduate University and a Bachelor of Science degree from John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York.