Patricia Naylor Thomas is an award-winning executive coach, speaker, and author who specializes in guiding clients to define and leverage their unique talents and passions and find the best platform for their passions in or outside of the corporate structure. Since becoming an entrepreneur, she’s coached thousands of incumbent and developing leaders, business owners, and teams in for-profit, nonprofit, and volunteer organizations.
For clients such as Cisco Systems, Salesforce.com, Bell Canada, Comcast, Toshiba America, Broadridge Financial, the Women Presidents’ Organization and Economic Development Corporations in Queens and the Bronx, NY, she provides organizational development, strategic planning, leadership and sales training and team-building services.
With Pat Thomas’ coaching, I have developed skills and strategies to address both personal and professional challenges. Her guidance has helped me to focus on, and achieve personal goals that may he once seemed unattainable.
Shelly DeChabert, Corporate Manager/Fortune 100 Company
Patricia is a frequent speaker and panelist at career and business conferences such as Women Who Are Changing the World, Black Achievers in Industry and the Wall Street Project. She’s been quoted as a business and career expert in the Wall Street Journal, Essence Magazine, Black Enterprise Magazine, New York Carib News and the Journal of the Queens Chamber of Commerce. She was a featured coach on the national TV network program “Makeover Manor” and her interviews were broadcast on Sky Radio and WMCA.
In between engagements, Patricia loves to visit the beautiful Caribbean islands and scuba dive, and returns energized to resume life back home in the residential borough of Queens, New York, where she and her life partner Eddy grow vegetables and tend to their plants in a place called home. She also practices yoga and is a former ballet dancer and high school English teacher – good examples of personal transitions that demonstrate to her clients that they too can successfully shift career and life paths.
She is the author of 101 Tips for Volunteer Leaders, 25 Secrets of $Million+ Women Business Owners, and Confessions of a Corporate Refugee, which will be published in Spring 2014.
Pat works with a network of exceptional coaches and professionals to provide a team of experts to help clients move forward. This press page is just a sample of the work she has completed.
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