Wendy Capland is a pioneer and leader in the fields of leadership and executive coaching. She is the founder and CEO of Vision Quest Consulting founded in 1987. Vision Quest Consulting provides executive leadership development coaching, training and consultation for top executives and their management teams. Kaplan has worked with many market leaders in financial, professional services, insurance, technology, telecom, and healthcare fields throughout the U.S., Europe, & China. In 2011 she was inducted into the ICF-NE inaugural Hall of Fame honoring her for her contribution to the coaching profession. Wendy is a member of the Institute of Coaching at Harvard University. She is past chairman of the Executive Coaching Summit, a founding member of the International Consortium of Coaching in Organizations and in 2010, was selected as a leadership coach at www.ted.com for their Global Leadership Program. She produces a popular monthly cable TV show,”Your Next Bold Move” that reaches over one million households throughout the United States. She writes a popular monthly leadership newsletter, which is distributed worldwide and has written many leadership commentaries that have been featured in several business journals. Capland has been a featured speaker for numerous forums, including Inc. Magazine’s CEO Symposium and New England Council Leadership Forum.Capland holds a master’s degree in counseling psychology, with a concentration in business management, from Boston College and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Capland is a Master Certified Coach; the highest international certification awarded by the International Coach Federation and is a founding member of ICF-NE, the largest chapter worldwide.