The new year is here, and these members of Forbes Coaches Council are off to an impressive start. From awards to mentions, they’re being recognized for the invaluable skills and insight they bring to the community.

Below, we’re highlighting four members and their big news.

Darcy Eikenberg Receives Bonita Springs Chamber Appreciation Award

Darcy Eikenberg, Forbes Coaches Council member and chief creative officer of Red Cape Revolution, was given the 2017 Chamber Appreciation Award for her work with the Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce.

As a graduate of the Chamber’s Leadership Bonita program, Darcy now volunteers as a retreat leader and coach for subsequent leadership classes. She also serves on the Chamber Foundation board and is helping the Foundation refocus their mission and programming.

Read more about this news, here.

LaKisha Greenwade Honored by Baltimore Daily Record, Becomes Amazon Best-Seller

Lucki Fit LLC hosts events such as “Glam Tech,” a wearable tech expo based in Baltimore, MD. She coaches other innovators and entrepreneurs in the space for success.

LaKisha was also named a 2017 Amazon best-selling author for her inaugural book release of 40 Days to Unshakable Self Confidence. Her book provides inspiration, reflection and accountability for aspiring and developing leaders and entrepreneurs in search of unshakable confidence.

Jeff Shuford’s Forbes Article Named No. 3 Most Popular Article Among Recruiters 

“Nine Unique Ways To Brand Yourself As A Thought Leader,” a article written by Forbes Coaches Council member Jeff Shuford, was named by LinkedIn Business as one of the Top 10 Most Popular Articles Among Recruiters This Week.

At over 57,000 views, the article shares top tips for building your personal brand and credibility through content.

You can check out the article, here.

Bill Gardner Recognized by Saint George’s House in Windsor Castle

Saint George’s House, a British organization located in Windsor Castle “where people of influence and responsibility come together to explore and communicate their views and analysis of contemporary issues” featured a article written by Bill Gardner on Twitter.

“Why Leaders Must Create Emotional As Well As Physical Safety In The Workplace,” explores the causes behind harassment and inappropriate behavior plaguing workplaces and what leaders can do to drive change.

Saint George’s house tweeted a quote from Bill to drive home one of his points.

These are just a handful of Forbes Councils members’ recent exciting achievements. Read about what other members are working on here.

Have news of your own to share with the community? Submit your accomplishments to our team by visiting the “get media exposure” page in your member dashboard.


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