Gary V. Koyen, Ph.D. Gary Koyen was born at Fremont, Nebraska, and grew up on a farm east of Fremont.He attended the University of Nebraska from 1963-1970, completing a doctorate in 1974.From 1974-1979 he was an Assistant Professor in Management and Administration at the University of Oregon.Owner of the Meridian Institute, Inc., Koyen has over thirty-five years of experience as a consultant and educator, and has designed and delivered some of the highest quality programs for corporate transformation in the world.Dr. Koyen has worked extensively with large companies, and is an experienced international consultant, having worked with leaders and companies in Europe, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Japan.His
clients have included various divisions of AT&T
(including Bell Laboratories), Duke Energy
, JP Morgan-Chase, Livermore Labs, PRD of Australia, Idaho National Energy Lab, Greyhound, Turner Broadcasting, Cox Communications, American Express, AGL Resources Inc., Prudential, Cisco Systems, Delta Air Lines, Safeco Insurance
, and numerous smaller companies.He has an undergraduate background in mathematics, physics, and psychology, a doctorate in psychology, and draws on his background as a university professor, where he taught Organizational Diagnosis, Research Methods, Research Design, Organizational Development, Management, and Statistics.He
brings a unique blend of attention to both the rigorous and soft sides of business.Dr. Koyen is a creative and provocative consultant, valued by companies for his insight, commitment, candor, and courage.Dr. Koyen
is principal author of: The Warrior And The Monk: The Journey To Wise Leadership And Market Dominance. (The revised edition will be released in 2007.)He
is an avid outdoorsman and athlete, having pursued as hobbies camping, hiking, scuba, rock-climbing, whitewater rafting, mountaineering, mountain-biking, skiing, hunting, fishing, snowshoeing, running, and other athletic activities.