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L. Bonita Patterson

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Founder and Chief Executive Offic...

Local Address: Louisville, Colorado, United States
Polaris Consulting Group

Employment History


  • MS , Organizational Management
  • Harvard
22 Total References
Web References
Women'sVision Foundation, 3 Mar 2013 [cached]
L. Bonita Patterson Bonita is Founder & CEO of Polaris Consulting Group, a consulting firm that specializes in developing exemplary leaders, enhancing team synergy, and transforming organizations. As a coach, consultant, facilitator, and speaker, Bonita helps leaders identify, develop, and strengthen their success behaviors.  She works with a broad array of corporate, government, and non-profit organizations, and has been an Adjunct Instructor at the University of Oregon, Graduate School of Business.  In addition to being an expert guest on radio shows across the nation, she has authored Communication Under Fire and Emotional Intelligence in Action.
L. Bonita ..., 13 Mar 2007 [cached]
L. Bonita PattersonCHRA | Colorado Human Resource Association
L. Bonita Patterson Immediate Past President, CHRA President, Polaris Consulting Group
Bonita¹s more than 20 years of experience in organizational, leadership and team development allow her to help clients focus on improving bottom line results by aligning behaviors with strategic business intent.No stranger to change initiatives, Bonita has helped revitalize flagging organizations, facilitate post-merger transi tions, develop executive leadership programs and increase revenue for a business development center.Formerly with IBM, she is a frequent auth or and has published two books: Communication Under Fire and Emotional Intelligence in Action.She also is certified in several tools including the EQ-i® and Emergenetics®.
A member of CHRA an d SHRM, Bonita served as chapter program director, vice president and president, leading stra tegic planning and content development efforts for monthly programs.Bonita also is on the faculty of the Women¹s Vision Leadership Institute.
L. Bonita ..., 8 May 2008 [cached]
L. Bonita Patterson
L. Bonita Patterson is the author of Communication Under Fire: How To Talk When Things Heat Up; Emotional Intelligence in Action: Training and Coaching Activities for Leaders and Managers, and numerous articles on business and leadership issues.Her company, Polaris Consulting Group, provides keynotes, executive coaching, consultation, facilitation, workshops, and management retreats to improve bottom line results by aligning behaviors with strategic business intent.She works with a broad array of corporate, government, and non-profit clients in the areas of communications, emotional intelligence, leadership and team development, diversity, and strategic planning.
She has presented speeches, seminars, and workshops to numerous organizations including: City and County of Denver, City of Westminster, Colgate University, Colorado Department of Transportation, Coors Brewing Company, DeVry University, eBay, Energy Education, Guaranty Bank & Trust, Hewlett Packard, Hospital Corporation of America, Johns Manville, National Conference of State Legislatures, 9News, The Medical Center of Aurora, TIAA-CREF, Time Warner Cable, U.S. Office of Personnel Management.Her organizational change work includes: revitalizing a flagging organization; facilitating a ,post-merger' transition to a new operating model; developing an executive leadership program leveraging world-class educators executives, and researchers to enhance leadership capabilities of senior management in global organizations.
Her ability to transform organizations to enhance competitive advantage was honed during her years in senior management.Her work experience includes over 20 years in management and leadership with IBM, Vice President of a leadership development company, and Division Manager of Training and Development for U.S. Department of Energy nuclear weapons plant closure project at Rock Flats.
She holds an MS in Organizational Management, a BA in Communications, and is a graduate of the Harvard / Wharton Executive Management Program.She is guest faculty of the Women'sVision Leadership Institute and is past president of the Board of Directors of the Colorado Human Resource Association.
Women's Vision Foundation of Denver, Colorado, 20 Sept 2008 [cached]
L. Bonita Patterson, Coaching Director
Coach and Presenter. Corporate Experience Includes Vice President of a leadership development company, Division Manager of Training and Development for a project delivery company, and 15 years in IBM management and leadership.
The Leadership Investment, 12 Mar 2014 [cached]
L. Bonita Patterson CEO, Polaris Consulting Group
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