Leveraging Human Behavior
Dr. J. Mitchell Perry is a dynamic human performance expert, an executive coach, trainer, speaker, author, and board-certified psychotherapist. His Ventura, California, based company, JM Perry Learning, has been a leading education and performance consulting firm since 1976. Among his many clients globally are included: Charles Schwab, VISA, Wells Fargo, Microsoft, Bank of America, AT&T, Hewlett Packard, Amazon.com and Sony Electronics.
Because of Dr. Perry's proven tools and skills to enhance performance and relationship effectiveness, his clients have realized over a billion dollars in increased revenue and decreased cost of doing business. His expertise continually demonstrates how improved performance produces bottom line results.
Dr. Perry is an internationally sought after expert on people presenting his programs in over 30 countries in 12 industries with great success. He shows how improved behavior realizes quantitative outcomes.
He has made over 2000 presentations to Fortune 500 Companies and for over 25 years has regularly appeared on radio and television programs around the country - including The Montel Williams Show in 2009. Dr. Perry also hosts his own popular weekly radio show, "The Dr. Mitchell Perry Show," broadcast in Southern California and on the internet since 2004.
Dr. Perry is noted as an acclaimed international speaker. Again rated the #1 speaker at the Wharton Business School's 2000 Securities Industry Institute, he has been a celebrated 10-time keynote speaker at the National Entrepreneur of the Year Awards sponsored by INC. Magazine, Ernst and Young, Merrill Lynch, USA Today, and CNN.
He is the author of two best selling books: The Road to Optimism - Change Your Language... Change Your Life (March '95, Manfit Press) and In The Zone -- Achieving Optimal Performance In Business As In Sports (April '97, Contemporary Books).
Featured in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Success, The Los Angeles Times, Golf Digest, The Financial Times, The San Francisco Chronicle and many other regional and national magazines and newspapers, Dr. Perry has authored and produced 16 popular CD's and has written over 50 magazine articles on relationship effectiveness, communication skills, optimum leadership, and team performance.
A graduate of the University of the Pacific, Dr. Perry received his doctorate in counseling psychology in 1980 where he was also awarded the title of UOP Alumni Fellow in 1986. He is Board Certified by the American Psychotherapy Association.
Dr. Perry has served on many boards and presently sits on the Board of Directors for Junior Achievement of Southern California. In 2008, he was awarded the President's Volunteer Service Award from the President's Council on Service and Civic Participation.