About Us

In today's turbulent business environment, competitive advantage can be harder to achieve than ever before. For leaders who want to outperform the marketplace, assistance from an experienced and objective consulting company can mean the difference between success and failure.

Leadership Synergies is here to help. Unlike other management consulting companies, our core competency is sales consulting. We specialize in the knowledge, resources, and tools necessary to accelerate your company's business results.

Our client list is our best advertising. Organizations of all sizes have selected Leadership Synergies because of our vast, real-world knowledge and our business philosophy: we deliver better-than-expected results, on time and within budget.

If you're looking for an experienced, trustworthy, and discreet partner to help you formulate winning strategies, contact us.

John S. Parke
President & CEO
Leadership Synergies, LLC

Corporate Responsibility

Committed to making a difference

At Leadership Synergies, our business is to provide transformational consulting services to our clients. But our mission entails something more. As a company, we seek to maintain high ethical standards and a culture that values honesty, integrity, and transparency in all that we do. Company decisions are driven by what's right for our associates and clients. We're committed to our associates, to the environment in which we live, and to the communities we serve worldwide.

We financially support the following nonprofit organizations:

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Association Membership

Leadership Synergies is a member of the following associations:

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Speaker Information

John S. Parke is a frequent speaker for Fortune 1000 companies and organizations such as American Society of Association Executives and the Center for Association Leadership, and Meeting Professionals International.

Topics include motivation for sale forces, the balanced scorecard approach, idea management, personal branding, and how associations can focus on members by becoming more like corporations (sales, products, and services).

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About John S. Parke

Leadership Synergies, LLC specializes in sales strategy consulting, sales training, and sales audits.

Before forming Leadership Synergies, John Parke worked for Marriott International for more than 18 years, most recently as Vice President of the Global Account Sales Organization. In that capacity, he was responsible for overseeing more than 200 senior sales executives and $1.3 billion of annual revenues. Under Mr. Parke's leadership, the Marriott sales force was rated Number 1 by Sales & Marketing Magazinefor three consecutive years.

Mr. Parke is a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) who has extensive experience in the hospitality industry and association community and has served on several boards, including Meeting Professionals International (MPI), E-Philanthropy, and Certified Meeting Professionals.

Mr. Parke is a frequent public speaker on sales cultures, organizational branding, and personal branding. He has published articles in Velocity (Strategic Account Management Association) Board Member (Center for Nonprofit Boards), Executive Update (American Society of Association Executives), The Meeting Professional (Meeting Professionals International), Convene (Professional Convention Management Association), and CMP Update (Certified Meeting Professionals).

He was a contributing author to E-Philanthropy Foundation's Guide to Fundraising on the Internet (2001), and is the author, with Mike Gamble, of Effective Sales Force Leadership: The Science and Art of Sales Leadership.

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